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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 8, 1796 Provisions for Ellicot and Commissioners Business Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Request to furnish Mr. Ellicot with tents. Discussed transportation by boat. Noted commissioners would run the southern line of the U.S.
February 4, 1797 Military Hospital of the Southern Department Nathan Alexander Unknown Recipient Discusses the Military Hospital of the Southern Department. Also mentions election for the presidency.
March 27, 1787 Regarding Indian Affairs in the Southern Department Charles Thomson Henry Knox Thomson refers to a report from Joseph Martin, superintendent of Indian Affairs in the Southern Department, who reported great unrest among the Cherokees over the rapid encroachment of their lands by whites from the "state of Franklin." Suggests that Cherokees receiving encouragement from Choctaws, Chickasaws, Creeks and Spanish.
June 17, 1799 Forwarding of Correspondence with Pinckney Concerning Actions on Southern Frontier James McHenry John Adams Forwards correspondence with General Pinckney, which relate Pinckney's movements and actions on the southern frontier since he received his instructions.
November 19, 1784 Rations for the Southern Army John Pierce John White John Pierce encloses a letter to John Whitediscussing rations for the Southern Army.
June 16, 1799 Army nominations for the Southern Department Charles Pinckney Horry James McHenry Encloses a letter from his uncle and urges McHenry to not forget him when the army nominations for the Southern Department take place.
April 14, 1784 List of officers in the Southern Hospital John Pierce Doctor David Oliphant Requests a list of officers in the Southern Hospital with their dates of service and charges against them, so their accounts can be settled.
September 21, 1789 Readiness to make further communications Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department Alexander McGillivray So that there will be no complaints of partial or defective representation, commissioners will be ready to make further communications as soon as the third member of the commission, the honorable Mr. Griffin, arrives.
October 7, 1786 Appointment of Richard Butler as superintendent of Indian Affairs for the Southern District Nathaniel Gorham [not available] Nomination of Richard Butler to superintendent of Indian Affairs for the Southern District.
May 28, 1784 State of Indian Affairs in the Southern Department Committee on Indian Affairs [not available] The Committee on the State of Indian Affairs in the Southern Department is of the opinion that the Southern Indians should be prevailed upon to make such cessions of uncultivated land to the States they inhabit as may be convenient to those Nations and commensurate to the necessities of those States. Seeks prevention of foreign possession.
August 31, 1792 Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for farming utensils for the Southern Indians.
November 7, 1792 State of Relations with the Indians Henry Knox Congress of the United States Knox provides sundry information to both Houses of Congress on the state of relations with the northern and southern tribes.
April 24, 1786 Pay of Maryland and other Southern officers John White John Pierce CITATION Only. Cited in Pierce to White 05/06/1786. May have discussed the specie subsistence still due to the Maryland and other Southern officers. May also have discusses forage accounts.
August 5, 1798 Request for List of Officers from Southern States James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Request for list of officers from the southern states and noted that Wolcott was withholding the order for clothing.
December 24, 1792 Letter Regarding Indian Affairs in the Southern Department Henry Knox President of the Senate of the United States "The President of the United States has directed me to submit to the Senate the copy of a letter from his Excellency the Governor of Georgia, dated Augusta, December 5th, 1791, with an enclosure relatively to Indian affairs in the southern department."
August 17, 1784 Pay and subsistence money James Cole Montflorence Office of Army Accounts, Paymaster General, Pay Office (1783-1792) Request concerning the method of obtaining pay and subsistence money owed to officers of the North Carolina Line in the Southern Army for service in the Revolutionary War
March 18, 1786 Pay for Southern Continental Officers John White John Pierce CITATION Only. Cited in Pierce to White 05/06/1786. Discussed the specie subsistence still due to the Maryland and other Southern Officers.
November 10, 1799 Keeping the Southern States in Good Humor Samuel Sitgreaves James McHenry Sitgreaves is involved in court during the week but will reflect on the theory of the Constitution and laws in favor of the claim once the court obligation is met. There was perhaps a precedent in the last Congress which seemed unjustifiable but it was probably yielded because of a desire to keep the Southern States in a good humor with the General Government. Still, Sitgreaves considers the...
September 12, 1784 Brevet commissions for the Southern Army Joseph Carleton Arch Lytle Discusses brevet commissions and pay of officers due for service in the Revolutionary War with the Southern Army.
March 17, 1786 Accounts of Southern Army Paymaster John Pierce Joseph Clay Discusses some details of the examination of Clay's accounts for his service as Paymaster to the Southern Army in the Revolutionary War.
April 22, 1786 Pay for Maryland and other Southern officers John White John Pierce CITATION Only. Cited in Pierce to White 05/06/1786. May have discussed the specie subsistence still due to the Maryland and other Southern officers. May also have discusses forage accounts.
April 29, 1786 Pay of Maryland and other Southern officers John White John Pierce CITATION Only. Cited in Pierce to White, 05/06/1786. May have discussed the specie subsistence still due to the Maryland and other Southern officers. May also have discusses forage accounts.
January 22, 1783 Clothing for the Southern Army Benjamin Lincoln Nathaniel Greene Clothing purchased for the Southern Army by General Greene. Greene has advised that he has drawn bills on the Superintendant of Finance for the amount of the purchase. This purchase will allow Lincoln to send the clothing purchased in Virginia to the main Army.
November 17, 1789 Report of the Commissioners for treating with the Southern Indians. Cyrus Griffin [not available] Report of the Commissioners for treating with the Southern Indians.
April 16, 1784 Request for money John Pierce Robert Morris Request for money to pay sums due to officers in the Southern Army.