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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 20, 1800 Purchase of Sundries for the Factory at Tellico Purveyor's Office Samuel Dexter According to instruction, requests $3500 to purchase sundries for the Factory at Tellico.
August 24, 1799 Requests Payment for Captain Edward Butler for Cherokee Boundary, Treaty of Tellico David Henley James McHenry Requests Payment to Captain Edward Butler to pay commissioners as stated in the Treaty of Tellico and to run the Cherokee line.
November 25, 1800 Account of Tellico Factory Samuel Dexter John Harris This letter encloses a warrant for deposit in the account of Tellico Factory.
October 30, 1799 Refers to Recent Cherokee Activities at Tellico and Accounts David Henley James McHenry Reports return from visit to Tellico, where he found Cherokee accounts to be favorable. The number of assembled Cherokees was great, and he expects higher numbers to assemble. Major Lewis continues to work to prevent Indians from stealing and plundering whites.
May 13, 1799 Requests Money to Pay for the Treaty of Tellico David Henley James McHenry Requests money to be able to pay the balance of James O'Hara's account for the Treaty at Tellico.
November 4, 1796 Addressed to Tellico Block House James McHenry James Byers "Tellico Block House in the care of David Henley."
May 15, 1799 Requests Money to Pay Patrick Campbell for the Treaty at Tellico David Henley James McHenry Requests money to pay Patrick Campbell for contractor James O'Hara with the treaty at Tellico.
October 30, 1799 Reports Visit to Tellico; Reports Accounts David Henley William Simmons Reports visit to Tellico to deliver Cherokee annuities. Reports accounts and refers to estimates and papers which will come in the next post to prepare for questions from Judge Anderson and Mr. Claiborn.
November 19, 1800 Tellico Factory Account Samuel Dexter John Harris This letter informs Harris that money has been credited to the Tellico Factory account.
August 24, 1799 Requests Payment for Captain Edward Butler for Amos Birch, Cherokee Boundary David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Captain Edward Butler for Amos Bird to pay commissioners for running the Cherokee line based on the Treaty of Tellico.
January 7, 1800 Requests Payment for John Hooker for Quartermaster Wagons at Tellico David Henley James McHenry Requests payment to John W. Hooker for the Quartermaster Department for waggoning done at Tellico by Barclay McGee, certified by Captain Butler.
September 25, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons refers an unsettled claim to the Paymaster General. This claim is between Major William Kersey and, the military stores keeper at Tellico, John Harris.
March 21, 1800 Opinion regarding Treaties of Holston and Tellico James McHenry John Adams Expression of opinion regarding Treaty of Holsten and Treaty of Tellico. One author appears to be James McHenry.
August 20, 1799 Requests Money for James William Park for Cherokee Boundary Line, per Treaty of Tellico David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for James and William Park as money appropriated to pay the commissioner of running the Cherokee boundary line based on the Treaty of Tellico.
October 10, 1798 Payment of Contractors David Henley James McHenry Notification of payment made to contractors for furnishing the Indian Treaty at Tellico.
July 3, 1799 Reports Claim of Derangement; Requests Congressional Report David Henley William Simmons Captain Poind claims money for derangement through the War Office. Requests copy of U.S. law.
April 12, 1799 Decisions about Local Fortifications, Supplies, and Regimental Paymasters James McHenry Thomas Butler Based on Butler's knowledge of the surrounding frontier, leaves any decision about fortification to him, with a few instructions. Requests attention to Indians. Writes of efforts to protect the factory and fortification at Tellico. Directs supplies.
November 26, 1795 Instructions to James Byers, Jr. Timothy Pickering James Byers Pickering provides instructions respecting trade with the Indian Nations in Georgia and the Southwestern Territory to Byers, the Factor at Tellico.
June 21, 1799 Requests Putty, Window Glass for New Barracks at Tellico and West Point Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Col. David Henley requests putty and window glass for new barracks at Tellico and South West Point. Requests order and deposit in the public store, and to be transported by the first wagon. Henley also requests a complete list of armorer's tools.
May 4, 1797 Report on conferences with Cherokees and his boundary surveys Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins reports on his conference with the Indians at Tellico, his plans to lay out small towns and trading posts at the sites of new military posts in the region, his surveys of boundary lands, his impressions of the Cherokees met in council, and discusses placing some Indians in the pay of the U. S. to assist in relations with the Indian chiefs .
January 15, 1799 Notification of Treaty with the Cherokees John Adams United States Senate "I transmit to you the treaty between the United States and the Cherokee Indians, signed near Tellico, on the second day of October 1798 for your consideration. I have directed the Secretary of War to lay before you the journal of the commissioners and a copy of their instructions."
November 5, 1799 Requests Payment for Josiah Watson for Barracks David Henley James McHenry Requests payment for Josiah Watson appropriated for the Quartermaster's Department for barracks at South West Point and Tellico.
March 19, 1797 Report on Georgia Expedition Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins reports on an expedition taken through Georgia
November 4, 1794 Provisions granted to Indian chief John McKee William Blount Informs Governor William Blount of Southwest Territory that Indian chief Tickagiskee recently arrived at Tellico Block House with about 300 Indians. They requested provisions, which were granted. Writes that Colonel Watts has arrived to negotiate for an exchange of prisoners. Watts has informed him that one or two days before the illegal destruction of the Lower Cherokee towns, Nickajack and...
April 14, 1798 Procedure for Replacing James Byers James McHenry John Hooker McHenry directs John Hooker to proceed to Tellico in the State of Tennessee to replace James Byers as Factor to the Indian Store at that place. Byers is to remain some time at the store to provide the information that Hooker will need to carry on the business with the Indians.