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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 11, 1799 Returns of Quartermaster Stores for November 1799 David Henley James McHenry Encloses returns for Quartermaster's Department for November.
March 10, 1797 Regarding Safe Arrival of Quartermaster, & Post as Quartermaster General John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Informs McHenry of the safe arrival of a quartermaster officer at one of the frontier forts. Appears to discuss Wilkins' continuing post as Quartermaster General.
July 24, 1799 Quartermaster Report David Henley Samuel Hodgdon Forwards quarterly returns of quartermaster stores.
May 31, 1793 Expresses Concern about Unpaid Drafts from the Quartermaster General Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Assurance that the Quartermaster General and the Quartermaster Department will be fully supplied with money does little to settle his concerns. The Quartermaster General frequently calls on him for money he cannot pay. Lists different drafts with different men; requests the Quartermaster General to pay them. Reports that Captain Prior is waiting for the arrival of his baggage. Mrs. Craig sends...
November 3, 1793 Sums Charged to the Quartermaster General Major John Belli Samuel Hodgdon By order of the Quartermaster General, Bellie has drawn sums for individuals who have rendered services to the public which sums, after payment, will be charged to the Quartermaster General.
January 1, 1799 $800 for the Use of the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon There is an order on Hodgdon for $800 in favor of Captain Benjamin Huntington for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
January 1, 1799 $1000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon There is an order on Hodgdon for one thousand dollars in favor of Captain Robert Innis for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
May 2, 1799 Want of a Quartermaster, Etc. John Jacob Rivardi Samuel Hodgdon Rivardi laments the lack of a quartermaster at Niagara and warns that hishealth is such that he fears that he will not be able to transact the business of a quartermaster as well as he might wish and as the exigencies of Oswego require.
April 10, 1799 Reports Transition of Orders to Quartermaster General Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Reports present and future orders to the Quartermaster General, who will provide transportation of articles and to whom to charge items. Requests inclusion of Quartermaster General in invoices.
May 29, 1797 Submission of Projected Quartermaster Department Costs in Coming Months John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Submits enclosed estimate of [apparently] all [projected?] costs of the Army Quartermaster Department for June-August 1797.
July 9, 1800 Account of the Quartermaster's Department Samuel Dexter William Simmons James Miller, attorney for the Quartermaster General, requests a warrant for $15,000 on account of the Quartermaster's department. Accordingly, Simmons should respond to the following questions: Has the Quartermaster General an open account?; What is the date of his last settlement?; What is the balance of his account?; Is their knowledge of the man or his transactions, that would render it...
September 10, 1798 Discharging Fifteen Acceptances Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry In order to discharge fifteen acceptances on the Quartermaster General's drafts, Hodgdon requests the issue of a draft in his favor, to be charged to the Quartermaster General.
April 16, 1799 Discussion of Roles of Purveyor, Quartermaster, Inspector James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Speaks of requests to the purveyor for military stores. Refers to different roles of purveyor, inspector general, quartermaster general, and deputies.
May 11, 1792 Seeks Estimates for Transportation Costs, Articles, and Salaries for Quartermaster in the West James O'Hara Henry Knox Estimates necessary transportation, tools, and articles for the Quartermaster Department for the West. Seeks information about camp equipment for horse and infantry, and salaries for clerks and assistants.
February 13, 1799 $1000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has an order on Hodgdon for one thousand dollars in favor of Benjamin Huntington and Company for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
February 1, 1799 $600 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon for six hundred dollars in favor of James Henry for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
January 1, 1796 Pay in the Quartermaster's Department Unknown Author Samuel Hodgdon Document notes the commissions allowed for services and disbursements as agent to the Quartermaster General for 15 July 1792 to 1 Jan 1796.
April 10, 1799 $717 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon a draft of $717 in favor of J & A Hunt for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
May 22, 1792 Outlines Responsibilities as Clerk and Assistant Quartermaster James O'Hara Joseph W. Bennett Discussion of salary as clerk in the Quartermaster department, as well as rations and horses. Reminds him that his duties include clerk and assistant quartermaster responsibilities. Requests acceptance of assignment.
October 16, 1796 Discussion of Quartermaster Department's Cost Estimation System John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Appears to discuss the record-keeping of the expenditure estimates system in the Quartermaster Department.
March 27, 1799 Requests Warrant for Quartermaster General Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Requests $10,000 to pay bills due to the Quartermaster General.
March 31, 1797 Regarding Appointment of Quartermaster Officer to Philadelphia, & the Forwarding of Cost Estimates for Various Posts John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Mentions that he has been ordered to appoint a quartermaster officer to Philadelphia, and promises to send a letter authorizing Hodgdon to do so. Also promises to send the latest Quartermaster Department estimates along soon, with various estimates for different posts to come on a defined schedules.
November 6, 1799 Forwards Quartermaster Estimates; Requests Latest Congressional Law and Cherokee Treaty David Henley James McHenry Forwards estimate of money wanted by the Quartermaster's Department. Requests copy of current Congressional records and most recent treaty with the Cherokees. Reports tranquility and good order.
July 26, 1792 New Quartermaster John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Letter to the Commissary of Military Stores. Harris notes that he heard Hodgdon had a disagreeable passage. Harris believes Hodgdon has been treated ill, presumably referring to Hodgdon's role as quartermaster in the St. Clair defeat. Harris goes on to report on supply matters. Discusses James O'Hara, Hodgdon's replacement as Quartermaster.
October 7, 1800 Disbursements for Quartermaster's Department James Miller William Simmons Letter, encloses abstract of disbursements on the Quartermaster Department.