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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 3, 1800 Discharge of Harry Collins Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Rice contends that Harry Collins, enlisted by Lt. Springs and employed by him as a servant in his family, has no justification for the discharge he has requested.
September 12, 1789 Major Doughty Suggests Spot for Headquarters on the Big Miami Josiah Harmar Henry Knox Received notice that Major Doughty arrived at Little Miami and will go to Big Miami. Suggests location for headquarters opposite Vicking River with never failing springs.
April 4, 1796 Sum Due Captain Edward Yarbroughly William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $21 is due Captain Edward Yarbroughly being the sum paid by him to Albright Springs for making a carriage for brass six pounders belonging to the US.
August 21, 1798 Request to Forward Letter Peter Hagner Samuel Hodgdon Requests enclosed letter relating to the removal of his sister from Yellow Springs be forwarded to Dr. Stafford; mentions that post boys no longer carry letters, which may be an allusion to the fever.
September 19, 1800 Transportation of Ammunition Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Secretary of War unwell, Wilkinson to travel to springs in Virginia. Advised the ammunition be sent along to various destinations because the season is advanced and travel will soon be difficult.
March 9, 1793 Estimate of Money for supplies for Army stores Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of money wanting to purchase the listed articles of stores for the use of the Army
July 31, 1800 Keeping the Muskets in a Perfect State of Repair Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Williams hopes no other fate has befallen the money sent to him by way of Boston. He believes that the muskets, bayonets, ramrods, and springs received from Oxford should be put in a state of repair. The superintendent says he requires a written order to undertake this work so Hodgdon furnished the order believing it is Hodgdon's desire to have them kept in a perfect state of repair.
June 17, 1796 Enhancing the Value of Western lands, Etc. James McHenry William Murray McHenry comments on the health of Mrs. Murray and the benefits of either a sea voyage or a trip to the springs as aids to her recovery. He believes that Murray's actions respecting the western lands may have raised their value. He notes that the "Flying Fish" has captured another vessel.
March 7, 1796 My Machine for Proving Powder Joseph Leacock Samuel Hodgdon Leacock extols the benefits of proving public powder using his machine. He feels he deserves a contract and a patent for his new device.
October 18, 1796 Estimate of Clothing contracted for the year 1797 James McHenry [not available] Estimate of clothing contracted for the year 1797 received from the War Office
April 30, 1799 One Year's Clothing for a Company A. Y. Nicoll Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is the bill of lading and receipt for six hogsheads and two bales containing one year's clothing for a Company of Artillery and Infantry, agreeable the enclosed invoice.
[not available] Statement Showing the Rations and Provisions Issued to the Troops Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Itemized list of supplies issued in the course of a year.
April 2, 1787 Details of New Arms Cleaning Contract William Price Henry Knox Discusses new contract struck with James Morrow for the cleaning of 1000 stand of arms.
December 31, 1799 Statement of the Armory Department Joseph Williams Samuel Hodgdon Statement of the Armory Department at Springfield for the year 1799, from the paymaster and public storekeeper at the Springfield Armory. Included is a detailed list of supplies and ordnance on hand and work accomplished during the year. The total for the year is $74,086.34.
June 7, 1794 Settling Last Year's Accounts [not available] Samuel Hodgdon Since Govett's is settling the previous year's accounts at the Auditor's Office, he needs the appropriate receipts from Hodgdon.
August 22, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Yelverton Peyton Simmons informs Peyton that his accounts were forwarded to the Paymaster General.
September 13, 1800 Settling the General's Unpaid Bill Peter Hagner Samuel Hodgdon Hagner wants to know what is to be done with the bill that continues to be unpaid. The general has yet to hear from Mr. Stevens and he leaves George Town today for the Springs. He seems perfectly willing to have the business accommodated in the manner already suggested.
September 14, 1791 Enclosed Extract of a Letter from Kentucky Jonathan Williams Henry Knox Williams encloses an extract of a letter from Kentucky. He is uncertain if or when his letter will reach its desitation. Williams is on his way home and hopes to see the recipient in October.
September 1800 Return of Hospital Stores calculated for one year, for the Post of Fort Green, Cockspur Rver, Savanah, State of Georgia. Alexander Peters [not available] Stores, describes hospital stores needed by Fort Green for next year.
February 17, 1798 Oath for the Inspectors of Clothing for the Current Year Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Letter, encloses Oath of the Inspectors of the Clothing; alludes to Army uniforms.
May 20, 1785 Land Ordinance of 1785 for ascertaining the mode of disposing Lands in the Western territory Richard Henry Lee [not available] Congress publishes the Land Ordinance of 1785 on 20 May. Congress issues guidance for the marking, mapping, subdivision, and sale lands in the western territory. An Ordinance for ascertaining the mode of disposing of Lands in the Western Territory. Be it ordained by the United States in Congress assembled, that the territory ceded by individual States to the United States, which has been...
December 26, 1798 Concerning the military contractor for next year John Hudson Samuel Hodgdon Concerning the military contractor for the next year; mentions rations and Tench Francis.
April 20, 1793 My Estimate for the Present Year's Supply James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon O'Hara expresses his pleasure that his estimate for the present year's supply is so promptly attended and repeats his request that every article be of the highest quality.
April 29, 1784 Entitlement to Pay Charles McKnight [not available] Request for a certificate to document his entitlement to pay from the state of New York due for his service in the medical corps.
July 29, 1788 Pay Entitlement Joseph Howell Col. Udney Hay Act of Congress allows Hay one years pay, due to retirement from service. Howell then specified the amount he was authorized to dispense.