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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 27, 1794 Money for Tench Francis Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue writes that Tench Francis requires $35,000 cash for various government expenditures.
December 15, 1797 Supply Order for Tench Francis James McHenry John Harris Order for armaments and ammunition to be delivered to Tench Francis, Purveyor.
April 30, 1794 Instructions from Tench Francis on Purchasing Tench Coxe Henry Knox Refers to a note from Tench Francis, requesting his attention to any purchases. Wishes to do no injury to Mr. Morrow.
June 17, 1797 Delivery of Items Wanting Repair to Tench Francis James McHenry John Harris McHenry asks Harris to deliver to the Purveyor for the Naval Service, Tench Francis, articles to be repaired and returned to the store when repairs are completed.
July 25, 1797 Junk and Old Copper to Tench Francis James McHenry John Harris Harris is asked to deliver to Tench Francis such quantities of junk and old copper deposited by him in the public store as he may occasionally want for the use of the frigate "United States."
August 6, 1799 Reports Interaction with Tench Francis about Simmons's Character James McHenry William Simmons Encloses letter to Tench Francis regarding unfavorable opinion of Simmons's character. Questions idea of an assistant purveyor.
December 26, 1794 Enclosed letter on Fort Mifflin Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue encloses a copy of a letter from Tench Francis concerning advances for Fort Mifflin.
April 3, 1798 Musket Barrels to Tench Francis James McHenry John Harris "Be pleased to deliver to Tench Francis fifty musket barrels to be made into muskets."
August 24, 1798 Request for Information on the Delivery of Muskets to Tench Francis James McHenry John Harris Follow up letter requesting information on the delivery of old muskets from Military stores to Tench Francis.
May 14, 1794 Request for warrant of $40,000 Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton Request from the Revenue Office for a warrant for $40,000 in favor of Tench Francis, to be applied towards purchases.
December 9, 1800 Settlement account of Tench Francis William Simmons Thomas W. Francis Settling account of Tench Francis, delayed due to the fire in the War Department
December 10, 1794 Military business of the Treasury Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue writes that he has commenced proceedings in the military business of the Treasury, in places other than Pennsylvania through the agency of Tench Francis, agent for purchasing War Department supplies.
June 16, 1794 Tench Coxe receives letter Henry Knox Alexander Hamilton The Secretary of War informs Hamilton that Tench Coxe has received the Treasury Secretary's letter. Coxe works in the Revenue Office.
April 30, 1794 Requests for Muskets and Cartridges; Communication with Tench Francis Tench Coxe Henry Knox Refers to communication with Tench Francis about a letter from the governor of Pennsylvania. Has not yet received request from Secretary of the Treasury for cartridge boxes and muskets.
December 21, 1797 Certification of payments; account of Tench Francis William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $285.92 is due Tench Francis, being the amount of monies advanced by him for the pay of the Seamen and Ordinary Seamen on board the frigate "United States" through November 1797.
April 16, 1794 Military contracts Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton Tench Coxe of the Revenue Office in the Treasury Department asks Hamilton for a list of the persons who have been authorized to direct or superintend the business of military contracts.
May 28, 1800 Inquires about Business with William McLaws and a Verbal Contract Purveyor's Office James McHenry Makes reference to affidavits delivered by Mr. Laws with deserve consideration. Discusses matter of a verbal contract and the making of cartridge boxes. Suggests balance paid by Tench Francis executors.
January 1, 1795 Letter Citation Tench Francis Tench Coxe Cited in Coxe to Hamilton, 01/01/1795.
May 6, 1794 Fortifications of Philadelphia Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton Revenue Office requests that there may be issued to Tench Francis a warrant for $6000, a sum immediately necessary to carry on the works for the defense of the port of Philadelphia.
May 24, 1800 Requests Money to Accomplish Assignment; Includes Itemized List [not available] James McHenry States that to enable him to execute orders received from Secretary of War office, need sums of money. Discusses accounts of the recently deceased purveyor, Tench Francis.
August 12, 1794 Refers to List of Requisitions and Payment Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Refers to letter from the Secretary of the Treasury to the Secretary of War with a requisition of certain articles, to be delivered by Tench Francis. Enclosed is the remainder of the list. Makes arrangement for payment.
March 1, 1798 Request for Howitzers Not In Use at Boston for Tench Francis in Philadelphia James McHenry Henry Jackson no image
December 30, 1794 Nicholas Hoffman & Co. Tench Coxe Alexander Hamilton The Commissioner of the Revenue discusses Nicholas Hoffman & Co. of New York, which has two or three agencies for the purchase of objects for the military.
June 24, 1800 Settle Previous Account between Tench Francis and John Ketland concerning Gunlocks Purveyor's Office Samuel Hodgdon Encloses letter from the late Tench Francis to the late John Ketland, and an invoice regarding imported gunlocks on orders from Francis. Clerk Mr. Govett confirms Mr. Ketland's statement.
July 17, 1797 Request for Cannon Ball and Their Exact Weight per Request Tench Francis, Purveyor James McHenry Samuel Hughes Orders to deliver battering cannons and twenty four pounders to Tench Francis from stock inspected and approved by Capt. Barry. Also requested that upon delivery, the exact weight be transmitted to "this Office."