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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 17, 1792 Claims for Land George Moore Unknown Recipient List of land claimants, provided by George Moore.
January 10, 1800 General Orders Regarding the Prohibition of Gambling. William North [not available] Gambling is a vice destructive to the reputation of an Army and fraught with every evil. Therefore, It is ordered that no officer or soldier play at any game with cards or dice, at or within one mile of the camp, garrison, or post at which he may be stationed.
April 25, 1796 Refers to Treaty between New York and the Seven Nations Timothy Pickering James McHenry Laments lack of paper and wonders if it is some sort of power play between the chief and Mr. Lewis. Refers to final settlement as closely aligned with his own opinion. Refers to state of New York and payment of agents working with the Seven Nations.
December 29, 1795 Richard Villes Speech John Foster Williams [not available] Assurance that the Miami Nation supports peace by representative Richard Villes.
May 1792 Minutes of the Conference with the Cherokees William Blount [not available] Minutes of the conference at Coyatee with the chiefs and warriors of the Cherokees, in which Blount describes the circumstances of his entrance into the Cherokee town and the celebrations in preparation for Blount's address to the tribe.
December 7, 1793 Account of Richard Rose Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Richard Rose, late private in the 1st Regiment of Light Dragoons. Rose is owed 167 dollars.
February 4, 1794 Account of Richard Apperson Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Richard Apperson, late Captain in the 6th Virginia Regiment.
February 12, 1795 Money to be Transmitted to Richard Griffith Joseph Howell Richard Griffith The Treasurer has remitted a sum to George Gale, Supervisor at Baltimore, that is to be transmitted to Surgeon's Mate Richard Griffith.
December 7, 1791 Pay of Richard Dale Joseph Howell Captain Richard Dale Enclosed is a schedule of Dale's pay through December 1791. He will receive the money from Capt. Miles for which he will provide a receipt.
August 7, 1799 Important Not to Make Bad Worse James McHenry Robert Goodloe Harper McHenry believes that the mission should continue to receive fair play and should be conducted with the same candor as if the measure is the best that could be devised. It is important not to make bad worse though he does not know what the President intends. Enclosed is a copy of Govenor Davie's letter relative to the station Harper wants in the cavalry. Apparently Governor Davie will visit the...
November 3, 1796 Enclosed Receipt for Capt. Richard H. Greaton Jonathan Jackson William Simmons Encloses a receipt from Richard H. Greaton for $53.50.
October 11, 1791 Application of Richard Varick John Stagg Joseph Howell Directed by Henry Knox to transmit the application of Lieutenant Colonel Richard Varick for examination. Varick is claiming an allowance of bounty lands from the United States
February 26, 1801 Informing Swan of a Balance Due Richard Lee William Simmons Caleb Swan Balance due the U.S. from Lieutenant Richard Lee of $59.65
March 26, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Lyman Simmons requests further documentation in order to settle the claim of Richard Stacey.
May 31, 1796 Pay of Richard Maddox, Quartermaster Sergeant in the 1st Troop Light Dragoons William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $35.61 is due Richard Maddox, being his pay as Quartermaster Sergeant in the 1st Troop Light Dragoons from January 1 until May 14, 1795, the day of his discharge.
March 23, 1793 Account of Richard Todd Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Richard Todd, late corporal in the 4th Regt. South Carolina artillery.
1797 Concerning Franco-American relations and the ambassador to France James McHenry [not available] McHenry considers the possibility that French colonists in the West Indies will begin demanding from their mother country that freer and more liberal trade with the United States be allowed. McHenry then contemplates how this development would play out with Charles Cotesworth Pinckney - the U.S. Minister to France - involved, who McHenry claims has neither the authority nor instruction to improve...
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 22, 1796 Enclosed Receipt for Capt. Richard H. Greaton Jonathan Jackson William Simmons Encloses a receipt for $53.95 paid to Captain Richard H. Greaton;
October 11, 1791 On the Claim of Richard Varrick Joseph Howell Henry Knox The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes the War Secretary that he has examined the claim of Lieutenant Colonel Richard Varrick for an allowance of bounty lands from the United States.
April 30, 1793 Settlement of account with Private Richard Bolton, Maryland Regiment [not available] Joseph Howell Certification of service and settlement of pay for Richard Bolton, late private in the 6th Maryland Regiment.
April 18, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance, and accounting with Richard Harrison William Simmons Richard Harrison William Simmons forwards to Richard Harrison an estimate of the specie due to the Virginia Line for the year 1783.
July 24, 1795 Account of Richard Parker William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $54.00 is due Richard Parker for keeping the public stores at Carlisle from September 1st 1794 to July 31st 1795.
January 1, 1798 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Richard Harrison William Simmons Richard Harrison William Simmons forwards the accounts of John Fitzgerald to Richard Harrison.
February 16, 1797 Pay & Subsistence of Captain Richard S. Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $107.45 is due Captain Richard S. Blackburn, being his pay and subsistence for November and December 1796.