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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 30, 1792 Opinion on Contractor Alexander Hamilton William Rawle Requests Rawle's opinion concerning Theodosius Fowler's contract for supplying the Army.
October 28, 1790 Contract for Army Rations Alexander Hamilton Theodosius Fowler "Alexander Hamilton for and in behalf of the United States of America, and . . . Theodosius Fowler, a New York merchant, have mutually covenanted and agreed that Fowler shall supply and issue as many rations as shall be required of him for the service of the United States, during 1791 at the Western Army Posts."
August 30, 1792 Contractor Obligations Alexander Hamilton Richard Harison Notification that T. Fowler, contractor, agreed to supply army with provisions. Copies of agreement and bond enclosed. Contract states W. Duer is Fowler's attorney. Requests Harison's opinion on liability of contractor.
March 31, 1792 Payments Made by the Treasurer for the Use of the War Department, 3 March 1791 to 31 March 1792 Treasurer of the United States [not available] Lists payments to various individuals by name, date, and amount; summarizes totals to each contractor and overall total at end of document. Concludes by stating that advances were made "by the Bank of North America for the use of the Department of War."
January 8, 1784 Pay of Pennsylvania Continental Army Regiments Joseph Howell A. Fowler Cited in Fowler to Howell 05/25/1784. Settlement of accounts of officers and soldiers in the Pennsylvannia line regiments
November 29, 1794 Adjustments to Account of Contractor Richard Harrison Joseph Howell Adjustments to account of contractor William Duer, with details.
May 23, 1799 Presidential Confirmation for Mr. Fowler; List of Officers James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Speaks of presidential confirmation of appointment of Mr. Fowler. Lists names for additional appointments.
April 28, 1784 Letter Citation Joseph Howell A. Fowler Cited in Fowler to Howell, 05/25/1784.
May 14, 1799 Approval of Officers for 16th Regiment & Major for 12th John Adams James McHenry Adams approves of, and returns, the list of proposed officers for the 16th regiment, the appointment of a major for the 12th, and a recommendation of that major.
June 3, 1788 Pay of Drum Major Philip Fowler James Carr John Pierce Discusses late payment of Drum Major Philip Fowler, 2nd New Hampshire Regiment and a matter of counterfeiting.
May 2, 1787 Regarding loan of Alexander Fowler Jonathan Nicholson Joseph Howell Mentions certificate in favor of Alexander Fowler signed by John Pierce, offered for a loan. Nicholson postpones loan until he hears from Howell respected debt and whether this is the same Fowler late auditor of army accounts.
April 3, 1784 Back Pay Patrick Fowler Joseph Howell Fowler requests that Howell transmit a sufficient portion of his back pay to enable him to avoid continued incarceration.
May 7, 1792 Knox issues license to trade with the Six Nations to Abraham Fowler Henry Knox A. Fowler Knox issue a license to trade with the Indians of the Six Nations to Abraham Fowler.
September 30, 1785 Examination of pay stoppages John Pierce Board of Treasury The Commissioner of Army Accounts reports to the Board of Treasury on the stoppages made by the Pay Office in the case of Alexander Fowler. Pierce's findings are in Fowler's favor. Pierce indicates that the pay stoppages were the result of a request received from Mr. Morris.
May 7, 1799 Forwarding Oaths for the Commandants, Etc. Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Among other matters. Hamilton wants the following sent to each commandant: 704 copies of official oaths, 300 copies of weekly returns of recruits, and thirteen copies of the Articles of War. Colonel Stevens is still worried about his compensation. Only natives should be enlisted for the cavalry and this rule should also be adopted for the artillery.
February 18, 1791 [Article of agreement] Unknown Clerk [not available] Official agreement making Alexander Hamilton Executor of Theodasius Fowler's estate.
May 15, 1797 Regarding vouchers for secret service James Wilkinson William Simmons Regarding vouchers for secret services; addresses money paid to Mr. Fowler for fraudulent pretensions to service as a spy.
July 7, 1786 Letter to the Auditor John Pierce Alexander Fowler Writes the Auditor that he has received the letter informing him that the papers of Fowler's late office have been forwarded to Philadelphia, and that he is advised to pick them up as soon as possible.
May 5, 1787 Certificate issued to Alexander Fowler Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Certificate alluded to in letter of 2 May was issued to Alexander Fowler, late auditor of Western District, in consequence of sundry goods supplied a detachment of the Maryland Troops under Major Marbury at Fort Pitt, 1784.
March 18, 1786 Request for Pay Vouchers John Pierce Alexander Fowler Requests Fowler's papers and vouchers to assist in the settlement of the Army's accounts
June 22, 1799 Refers to Letter from Col. Smith about Presidential Appointment Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Comments on the tone of a letter from Col. Smith, between an officer and a private. Requests that the President decide to recall the appointment to Fowler and award Fonda instead.
July 7, 1786 Letter from Office of Army Accounts John Pierce Alexander Fowler Informs Fowler that his pay as Judge Advocate has been settled; mentions that laws of Congress do not permit pay twice for different work.
June 25, 1799 Regarding the Cancellation of an Officer Appointment, with Mind to a Replacement James McHenry John Adams Reports that a misconception had occurred involving the appointment of a Mr. Fowler as major in the 12th Regiment. McHenry advises the recalling of that appointment (which was never sent) and the substitution of a man named Fonda. McHenry believes the latter will make a better officer.
May 25, 1784 Account not settled A. Fowler Joseph Howell Fowler sends to Howell a letter informing him that the paymaster of the 8th Pennsylvania Regiment, Mr. Arthur Read, has not settled his account.
February 15, 1793 Alleged Neglect and Mismanagement Mr. Giles House of Representatives Report to the House of Representatives on the causes of the failure of the expedition against the Indians in 1791, under the Command of Major General St. Clair. This part of the report focuses on the alleged neglect and mismanagement of the Quartermaster's and military stores' department.