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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 1, 1795 Saltpeter for the Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Pickering Director of the Mint The enclosed order for salt peter is to be issued from the public store and is given at the request of the Secretary of the Treasury.
February 25, 1797 Disposition of the Proceeds from Indian Trade Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry Wolcott maintains that the proceeds from Indian trade should be placed in the treasury of the Department of War so that they can be easily obtained by the Secretary of War. If placed in the General Treasury, these monies cannot be drawn without a warrant from the Secretary of the Treasury.
September 30, 1794 Missed Passing Information to Sec. of Treasury Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Received a request to forward supplies for the militia army to the Secretary of War, but the Secretary of Treasury had already departed. Is anxious to fulfill assigned duties. Requests attention to the needs of the Secretary of the Treasury.
June 3, 1800 Letter to the Secretary of Treasury James McHenry Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Largely illegible letter from the former Secretary of War to the Secretary of the Treasury.
October 28, 1796 Accounts of Contractor and Settlement with Treasury Department. James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Accounts of contractor must be settled in the Treasury Department. Will submit that part of letter relative to aid afforded in transportation of provisions to the Secretary of Treasury.
January 24, 1801 Request That Dexter Discharge Duties as Secretary of Both War & the Treasury John Adams Samuel Dexter Acknowledges receipt of Dexter's acceptance of the office of Secretary of the Treasury, and asks that Dexter continue as Secretary of War for the time being.
July 21, 1794 Secretary of Treasury furnishes money to naval agents Henry Knox [not available] Mentions Secretary of Treasury as furnishing money to the naval agents. Knox notes that he has written to him and enclosed the naval agent letter.
February 19, 1790 Warrant number 444 drawn at request of Secretary of Treasury Joseph Howell Alexander Hamilton In obedience to direction, enclosed is warrant of $2000.
December 18, 1794 Refers to Letters between the Department of War and the Department of the Treasury Tench Coxe Henry Knox Refers to letters between the Department of War and the Department of Treasury.
April 19, 1799 Gun Stocks to be Delivered to the Secretary of the Treasury Unknown Author [not available] Address leaf for a request that gun stocks be delivered to the Treasury Department.
December 7, 1798 Concerning an order for musket stocks John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Mentions the necessity for an order of musket stocks and patterns from the Treasury Secretary and War Secretary.
January 7, 1801 Removal of Mr. Dexter to the Office of the Treasury, Etc. Jonathan Newman Samuel Hodgdon Newman wonders who will become Secretary of War after Samuel Dexter's departure from that position to become Secretary of the Treasury.
May 14, 1798 Regarding purchase of vessels for use of naval service [not available] Marston Watson Will forward correspondence to Secretary of Treasury regarding purchase of vessel for naval service, in accordance with arrangements between Department of War and Department of Treasury.
January 11, 1794 Review of Clothing Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Encloses letter to Secretary of Treasury, asks to follow directions therein in regards to receiving and reviewing clothing orders from contractors.
September 13, 1792 Requests Agreement with the Secretary of the Treasury about Format of Money James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon Received letter and money, but reports problem with weight of gold. Refers to heaviness of money. Requests agreement with the Secretary of the Treasury.
August 28, 1799 Accounts, Abstracts, and Credits for Secretary of War, Treasury, and John Harris David Henley William Simmons Encloses entries for July as well as abstracts of bills drawn on the Secretary of War, Secretary of the Treasury, and John Harris. Requests examination as soon as possible.
April 18, 1799 Proof Balls and Powder to be Delivered to Secretary of the Treasury James McHenry John Harris Orders delivery of one hundred weight or proof ball and four quarter casks of proof powder to the Secretary of Treasury.
December 5, 1800 Resignation of the Secretary of the Treasury, Etc. Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig laments the destruction of the War Office by fire and the resignation of the Secretary of the Treasury.
January 28, 1795 Report on Shoe Contract Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Reports that shoe contractors object to the shoe strings in the plans. Requests information so that the Secretary of the Treasury can make a decision. Has completed treasury business with the War Department.
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.
December 27, 1797 Letter Signed, John Steele to William Simmons John Steele William Simmons Noted that issuing warrants for additional pay of clerks should be done by Sec. of Treasury, and that Simmons had no problems complying with the Secretary's wishes if he chose to act accordingly or differently.
April 18, 1800 Letter from the Secretary at War James McHenry Unknown Recipient Fragmentary letter from the Secretary at War; mentions the Secretary of the Treasury, Oliver Wolcott
May 18, 1797 Instructions for Contracts with Approval from War & Treasury Departments Oliver Wolcott, Jr. David Henley Agrees to pay account to Tate & Stothart as advised by the Secretary of War. Warns that any contract must have approval of the Treasury Department or the War Department, and all contracts for supplies must be approved by the Secretary of Treasury. Bills for unauthorized objects will not be paid. Requests acknowledgment of this understanding.
August 12, 1794 Refers to List of Requisitions and Payment Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Refers to letter from the Secretary of the Treasury to the Secretary of War with a requisition of certain articles, to be delivered by Tench Francis. Enclosed is the remainder of the list. Makes arrangement for payment.
May 3, 1798 Regarding offer of conversion of ship as a war vessel [not available] John Stomby War Office informs that offers to sell vessels to the U.S. government for naval service are to be directed to the Secretary of Treasury. Will transmit proposal. Expect due consideration of offer.