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August 16, 1786 Cited letter or document, Samuel Barrett to John Pierce Samuel Barrett John Pierce Cited in Pierce to Barrett, 08/26/1786.
September 14, 1786 Cited letter or document, Samuel Barrett to John Pierce Samuel Barrett John Pierce Cited in Pierce to Barrett, 09/23/1786.
May 11, 1789 Federal Appointment Samuel Barrett Henry Knox Samuel Barrett solicits information regarding federal appointments from Knox. Mentioned losing his property to misfortune, and argues that he must provide for his family.
November 17, 1789 Barrett writes of appointments to Knox Samuel Barrett Henry Knox Letter, asks for recommendation for federal appointment.
December 22, 1790 Barrett solicits the advice of Knox Samuel Barrett Henry Knox Letter, asks for advice re application to federal appointments.
June 20, 1789 Barrett forwards Governor Hancock's endorsement to Knox Samuel Barrett Henry Knox Letter, encloses Hancock's letter of endorsement.
October 22, 1786 Bail for Mr. Phelon John Pierce Samuel Barrett Notes that the suspected counterfeiter of certificates, John Phelon, has been granted permission for bail by the Board of Treasury.
January 14, 1796 Arrearages of Pay of Private Joseph Barrett, Deceased, of Captain Donald Mitchell's Company in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $13.07 is due the estate of Joseph Barrett, late a private of Captain Donald Mitchell's Company in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being the arrearages of his pay up to Oct. 14, 1795, the day of his death.
September 16, 1789 Bowdoin recommends Barrett to Knox James Bowdoin Henry Knox Letter, recommends Barret for Consulate appointment.
September 23, 1786 Return of Mr. Phelon John Pierce Samuel Barrett The Commissioner of Army Accounts discusses the return of John Phelon, former confidential clerk, from Canada. Phelon was suspected of stealing certificate paper for counterfeiting, but his return now makes his guilt somewhat dubious.
August 26, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Samuel Barrett Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General. Pierce was appointed by Congress for settling the pay accounts of the Revolutionary War Army. Encloses depositions from Coates and Mills; mentions certificates.
October 22, 1786 Request made to Board of Treasury John Pierce Samuel Barrett Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts; mentions the state of Connecticut and a request made before the Board of Treasury.
April 10, 1799 Reports Recruitment Efforts, Rations in Delaware James McHenry John Stockton Reports General Hamilton's recruiting activity, requesting contracts for the state of Delaware. Enumerates rations for recruits and means of paying contractors.
August 26, 1786 Counterfeited certificates John Pierce Samuel Barrett Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts regarding the case of the counterfeited certificates.
May 28, 1792 Proposal for Accounting for Recruiting Funds Alexander Hamilton Henry Knox Hamilton explains to Knox his proposal for providing and accounting for the funds to the officers of the recruiting service.
July 16, 1784 Relating the Events of a Business Trip to England William Jackson Benjamin Lincoln Jackson relates the events of his business trip to England and the prosperity of his mercantile business in Philadelphia.
1798 Candidates for Army Appointments from Connceticut Alexander Hamilton [not available] Extensive list of men reviewed for army appointments. Reviews provided by multiple sources, Wadsworth, Tracy, Talmage were main reviewers. Political affiliation, military history, and prior occupations listed with some men.
June 4, 1795 Accounts Forwarded via Samuel Coleman Samuel Shore Samuel Hodgdon Shore is transmitting his accounts for the period through May 1795. Since the packet is too large for the Post Office, he is placing it in the care of Samuel Coleman, merchant of Norfolk, who is leaving the following morning.
November 14, 1795 Instructions to pay Capt. Tinsley William Simmons Edward Carrington Informs Edward Carrington that the Treasurer will remit him the sum of 514 dollars for the pay of Capt. Samuel Tinsley.
September 24, 1796 Receipt of Samuel Lewis for sale of an anchor Samuel Lewis [not available] Samuel Lewis, War Department Clerk received of Samuel Hodgdon money for the sale of an anchor to Stephen Girard.
August 5, 1796 Receipt of Samuel Lewis. Samuel Lewis [not available] Samuel Lewis, clerk in War Dept, notes that he received of Samuel Hodgdon the amount of $350 for muskets sold to Mr Anthony Butler.
October 27, 1800 Advance to Captain Samuel Henly Edward Carrington Samuel Hodgdon Captain Samuel Henly, Conductor of Military Stores, has asked for an advance which Carrington has granted so he now has a draft on Hodgdon that will be transmitted to Samuel Meredith.
September 10, 1798 Enclosed Receipt of Capt. Samuel Gates Jonathan Jackson William Simmons Letter, encloses receipt of Captain Samuel Gates.
July 28, 1800 Account of Samuel Henley Samuel Dexter William Simmons The account of Samuel Henley, who has continued to render services since his appointment of the 1st of August 1792, should be settled according to current principles.
December 10, 1800 Letter Citation Samuel Hodgdon Samuel Dexter Cited in Dexter to Hodgdon, 12/10/1800. Letter from Samuel Hodgdon, Commissary of Military Stores, to Samuel Dexter, Secretary of War.