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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 26, 1786 Collection from a Speculator George Morgan Timothy Pickering Discusses the collection of money from an individual who apparently had speculated in notes and where he might be found (including a tavern)
October 9, 1796 News of the Day William Vans Murray James McHenry Murray writes a breezy, friendly letter to McHenry, in which he discusses local politics, and general news.
April 4, 1790 Autograph Letter Signed, Joseph Pierce to Henry Knox Joseph Pierce Henry Knox Letter, recommends candidate for militray appointment.
[not available] Marching George Hamilton Unknown Author Letter, discusses length and speed of marching steps of troops; discusses foreign armies.
October 20, 1789 Census of Six Nations Giving Numbers and Names of Tribes and Heads of Families at Grand River and on the Ohio Reverend Samuel Kirkland [not available] Census, describes Six Nations population; describes Indian population. The total of the Six Nations population is listed at 3665
June 15, 1791 List of 41 Indian Prisoners Josiah Asheton [not available] List of the Indian prisoners taken by the army under the command of Brigadier General Scott, on the Wabash River, at the Ouiatanon town and neighboring villages, June 1st, 1791.
March 22, 1791 Jackson makes recommendations to Knox Henry Jackson Henry Knox Letter, recommends Samuel Andrews for appointment to ensign.
December 4, 1792 Shipment of uniform clothing, arms, knapsacks, canteens, camp kettles to Boston for Captain Jonathan Cass of Exeter, New Hampshire John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Stagg writes that the Secretary of War requests that Hodgdon ship the following items to Boston, addressed to Stephen Bruce and marked for Captain Jonathan Cass of Exeter New Hampshire: 50 suits of clothing for infantry, including sergeant and music suits; 50 stands of arms and accoutrements; 50 knapsacks; 3 Sergeant's swords; 50 canteens; camp kettles. Note remarks that there's a vessel bound...
April 1792 Reply from Five Nations on the death of a young man [possibly Farmer's Brother's Son; and attending conference at the seat of government in Philadelphia Headmen Five Nations [not available] Appears to be a response from the headmen of Five Nations to Colonel Timothy Pickering's invitation to attend conference at seat of government in Philadelphia. The document opens with a reference to a death and ensuing grief. This could be a reference to Colonel Pickering's speech mourning the death of Farmer's Brother's son. Minds were suddenly crushed; a youth was cut down. Drowned in tears...
April 27, 1793 Secretary of War Addresses the Chickasaw Nation Henry Knox Chiefs of the Chickasaw Nation Mentions meeting in Sandusky for peace treaty. Notified Chickasaws that they can obtain wanted arms, ammunition, and corn from the General of the Army at Fort Washington.
April 24, 1798 Concerning the Society of United Irishmen or United Men James McHenry Leander Neale Regarding the activities of a Catholic priest named Madgit, believed to be a spy in the employment of the Directory. Substance of information by the superior of the Roman Catholic clergy in Philadelphia. A Catholic priest had lately arrived at New York, who had been a spy in France for Pitt. Had escaped by means of gold in Paris of the new order. Had acted in Ireland as a spy for Pitt. Had to...
November 14, 1793 Finances, shipments, and retaliation for St. Clair defeat Samuel Hodgdon James O'Hara Discusses expenditures, drafts, requisitions, shipments of cargo on river, clothing forwarded. Hopes for retaliation for the slaughter of November 1791, [St. Clair defeat]. Mentions General Wayne's preparatory measures. Also mentions a sickness among the troops, and says he is enclosing Carey's account of the sickness in Philadelphia.