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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 15, 1784 Repair of arms Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Reports the completion of a contract for the repair of arms.
February 12, 1784 Funds for Retiring Officer Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Cover letter for estimate of money due to an officer retiring from the Army.
September 25, 1789 Report on a Particular Statement of the Warrants Issued by the Late Superintendent of Finance, and by the Board of Treasury Alexander Hamilton [not available] Secretary of Treasury, submits settlement, together with anticipation on taxes made by late superintendent of Finance on which a balance appears due $93,463 29/90. It has not yet been paid due to the low state of the treasury.
February 23, 1784 Muskets and forage Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Payment for muskets and estimates for forage.
March 27, 1784 Payment of estimates Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Requests payment of estimates respecting the armory.
March 9, 1784 Account due to officers Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Discusses payment of an account due to officers for provision of wood and forage
February 28, 1784 Accounting matters Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Payment of accounts.
May 20, 1784 Settlement of two officers' accounts Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Samuel Hodgdon sends to the Superintendent of Finance a request for sufficient funding to settle the accounts of Captain DeBort and LtCol DeBrahm.
January 28, 1784 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce [not available] Financial matters: A circular to the collectors.
July 11, 1784 Support for the West Point garrison John Pierce Chairman of the Committee of the United States, 1784 John Pierce notifies the Chairman of the Committee of the United States of a directive issued by the Superintendent of Finance to draw a sum of money to support the troop garrison at West Point.
November 9, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Nicholas Fish William Simmons Nicholas Fish William Simmons directs Nicholas Fish to pay Forman Cheeseman for duties as superintendent of the navy yard.
August 9, 1784 Letters and Report Enclosed Charles Thomson [not available] Encloses resolutions form July 26 and April 27, as well as a report of a committee.
April 19, 1784 Estimate of Pay of Workmen Samuel Hodgdon Superintendent of Finance Cover letter for estimate for pay of workmen .
June 3, 1784 Congressional Resolution Calling for Militia to Indian Nation Congress of the United States War Department Congressional resolution, signed by Secretary Charles Thomson, directing the Secretary at War to raise militia and provisions necessary to accompany Indian negotiators. Resolved that the Superintendent of Finance provide necessary articles for Indian commissioners to negotiate treaties. Promises support of Secretary, messengers, interpreters, store keepers, and other officers.
November 3, 1800 Trial of the Superintendent and Storekeeper Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Respecting the trial of the Superintendent and Storekeeper , the court appointed an attorney to prosecute on behalf of the United States and the Superintendent has two able counsel to defend him. The trial lasted five days but there are still things to clear up. The Court has appointed George Bliss, Ames' attorney, to prosecute Williams. It will not, however, be within the power of the Court to...
October 27, 1795 Concerning a leave of absence William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Asks the Superintendent of Military Stores if Thomas Holt - as Superintendent of the Armory - has gone through the proper channels to acquire a leave of absence for 2-3 months.
May 23, 1800 Inquiry into the conduct of a superintendent John Adams James McHenry President Adams highly approves of the inquiry into the conduct of the Superintendent of the factory at Springfield.
April 6, 1799 Certification of payments; John Nicholson, Superintendent Armourers Arms William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $210 to John Nicholson, Superintendent of Armourers Arms office for salary.
February 16, 1784 Gen. Nicola's account Samuel Hodgdon Superintendent of Finance Discusses the accounts of General Nicola and Mr. lovell and payment of the sum due to them.
July 24, 1800 Regarding Petition for Appointment as Springfield Arsenal Superintendent John Adams Samuel Dexter Adams forwards a man's petition to be named superintendent of the Springfield Armory, but admits he is not aware of the status of any vacancy there.
April 16, 1784 Request for money John Pierce Robert Morris Request for money to pay sums due to officers in the Southern Army.
March 16, 1797 Order to Deliver Shot James McHenry John Harris Delivery of cannon shot to Superintendent of Military Stores.
December 30, 1788 Acknowledges Major Muller as Superintendent of Stores Henry Knox Thomas Pinckney Major Muller has accepted the responsibility of Superintendent of Stores. Discusses salary and encloses receipts.
February 10, 1784 Money to Pay Accounts Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Request to Robert Morris for money to pay accounts due.
May 2, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Nathan Gorham William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham William Simmons directs Nathan Gorham to disburse funds to Lieutenant Hale for recruiting.