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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 20, 1798 Inspectorship of Artillery, Etc. Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton provides an enthusiastic recommendation of Lewis Tousard for the position of Inspector of Artillery.
December 10, 1798 Application for Command of an Artillery Regiment Adam Hoops Alexander Hamilton Hoops seeks command of an Artillery Regiment and includes a letter from General Washington.
January 15, 1799 Articles wanted to complete the contract and the order for additional Regiment of Artillery [not available] [not available] Articles listed include overalls and shirts for infantry and artillery privates and sergeants. Items are articles wanted to complete contract and order for additional regiment of artillery.
May 9, 1799 Disposition of the First Regiment of Artillery Alexander Hamilton John Francis Hamtramck Hamilton explains how the sundry battalions of the First Regiment of Artillery are to be deployed along the southeast seaboard.
February 26, 1793 Payment to Richard Doyle Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Payment of $167.49 to Richard Doyle, late private in the 3rd Virginia Regiment Artillery.
November 4, 1798 Authorization for payment Lieutenant William Cooper, 2d Regiment of Artillery William Cooper William Simmons Written from Rhinebeck New York, Lt. Cooper of the 2nd Regiment of Artillery asks Simmons to authorize the Supervisor of New York to provide two month's pay which he believes is due him.
April 5, 1793 List of the Dead of 1st Regiment Artillery Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Swan has long since written to Mr. Britt to furnish a list of all of the dead of the 1st Regiment Artillery and the balance due them but nobody has arrived from Fort Washington since Swan has been at Legionville.
April 26, 1799 The Plan for the Arrangement of the Artillery Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton presents a detailed plan for the arrangement of the artillery throughout the states of the eastern seaboard in addition to the western army.
March 17, 1796 Musters of Colonel Harrison's Regiment William Simmons Alexander Dalrymple Orr Discusses the musters of Colonel Harrison's Regiment of Artillery, in particular the case of Edmond Brooke.
June 19, 1787 Regarding John James the wagoner; desertion; Harrison's Regiment; care given by Mr. and Mrs. Williams A.W. Dunscomb Joseph Howell Discusses matter of John James on the roll of the Artillery as belonging to the 1st Regiment of which did the duty of wagoner to the pack. From this should be able to determine which deserted. Also discusses return of Harrison's Regiment. A note, G.W. or something, is the name of the person who was taken care of and attended by Mr. and Mrs. Williams.
October 7, 1788 Accounts of 3rd Artillery Regiment Joseph Howell Matthew Henderson Details the accounts of 3rd Artillery Regiment and the issue of certificates.
December 28, 1798 List of Nominations & Sundry Military Affairs James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry notes that the President has not commented on his list of nominations of officers for the Additional Army. He has finished his report to the President on American military affairs and awaits the response of Congress. It would not be wise to appoint a foreigner to lead the 2nd Regiment of Artillery.
July 10, 1793 Account of Hezek Edwards Joseph Howell Richard Harison Certification of pay and service for Hezek Edwards, 2nd Regiment of Artillery;
September 19, 1798 A Lieutenancy in the Artillery George Shepherd Alexander Hamilton Shepherd seeks Hamilton's recommedation for a lieutenancy in the Artillery and, if none exists, for a similar position in the Infantry.
March 29, 1799 Letter to the Superintendent of Military Stores Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Mentions that he had contacted the Treasury Secretary about receiving credit for a quantity of powder that he purchased, but has not yet heard back from the Treasury. Also notes that he has taken command of a regiment of artillery.
August 28, 1784 Report of the American Regiment Josiah Harmar [not available] Report of the American Regiment. Return of three companies plus an artillery company. Appears to be a report of companies being raised for service.
July 22, 1798 A Plea for a Military Appointment Adam Hoops Alexander Hamilton Hoops makes the case for his appointment as a major of artillery.
July 16, 1800 Certification of payment; Captain James Bruff, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for making 49 artillery coats for his company William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $73.50 to Captain James Bruff, 1st Regiment Artillerists and Engineers, for making 49 artillery coats for his company.
July 7, 1788 Account of Sergeant Ephraim Dayton Joseph Howell Jonathan Elmer Account of Sergeant Ephraim Dayton in included in the account of 2nd Regiment of Artillery. Certificate issued to Captain William Stevens, agent to Regiment.
November 7, 1799 Delivery of Clothing Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to ship uniforms for Littlefield's Artillery company.
November 7, 1799 Delivery of Clothing Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms to Artillery company.
September 29, 1791 Fill Out the Companies with Levies Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox expresses his hope that St. Clair is successful in filling the personnel needs of the first and second regiments and that the garrisons will be properly provisioned.
July 16, 1793 Account of James Elliott Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for James Elliott, late matross in Harrison's Regiment of Artillery. Elliott is owed 134 dollars.
September 18, 1794 General return of military stores Clement Biddle Samuel Hodgdon A general return of military stores and apparatus for the artillery. Artillery destined to march next day. Requests attention to enclosed return and provision of supplies deemed necessary.
May 21, 1797 Weakening the Garrison John Francis Hamtramck James Wilkinson Colonel Hamtramck is concerned that his garrison has been seriously weakened by the departure of the 7th Regiment and the Artillery. He is certain that the French and the Spaniards have emissaries among the Indians whose intention is to provoke the Indians against the United States.