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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 26, 1798 Excellent Gun Powder Might Be Had at a Lesser Price Henry Bedinger Samuel Hodgdon Bedinger has been offered on private account 500 weight of excellent gun powder and may be able to obtain more at a lesser price.
April 5, 1792 Account of Abraham Springer Joseph Howell Richard Harrison The United States' account with Abraham Springer, Dragoon in the late 1st Regiment of Light Dragoons.
February 10, 1800 Employment of the Troops at the Cantonment Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Alexander Hamilton Pinckney informs Hamilton that, due to the inclement winter weather, he has not been able to adequately train the troops at the Cantonment at Harper's Ferry but argues against using them to dig a canal during the Spring and Summer.
May 13, 1800 Illness of the Troops, Etc. Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Alexander Hamilton Pinckney observes that since he has removed the troops near Harpers Ferry to the camp on the high ground their illness has considerably decreased. In the 8th and 9th Regiments there have been 14 deaths, yet reports say that more than that number have been lost daily.
July 5, 1798 Every Effort Shall be Made to Forward the Tents to Norfolk, Etc. Henry Bedinger Samuel Hodgdon Bedinger discusses equipage sent by him and delivered to him as well as his account.
June 3, 1793 Reports News of Clothing Shipment for Lieutenant James Glenn's recruits in Shepherd's Town Virginia James Glenn Samuel Hodgdon Lieutenant James Glen of 4th Sub Legion acknowledges receipt of letter which informs that he will receive clothing for his recruits. He had given up hope of receiving clothing from the War Department and had negotiated a loan of clothing from other officers. When the clothing arrives he will transmit all amounts.
February 10, 1800 [ENCLOSURE] Employment of Soldiers [not available] James McHenry Discussed employing soldiers during the summer months to dig a canal. This work would ward off idleness and would encourage discipline however the soldiers that were proposed to dig canal have little military training and Pinckney believed they would be better served training in military maneuvers. Cited public works projects in Scotland and in France.
March 24, 1800 Ordering the Officers of the Regiments Charles Cotesworth Pinckney Alexander Hamilton Enclosed is an extract of a letter relating to the ordering of the officers of the First, Second, and Third Regiments in Georgia to join Brig. Gen. Wilkinson and the ordering of officers of the Fourth Regiment on that frontier. Details on routes several officers will take to reach the frontier.
March 4, 1790 Return of Invalids of Rhode Island Paid Their Annual Pension Jeremiah Olney [not available] Return of Invalids of Rhode Island paid.
March 10, 1801 Promotions & Appointments in the Military Establishment of the United States. Jonathan Newman [not available] Lists rank, name, state, promotion of cavalry, artillery, dates, resignations, engineers, deaths, infantry