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May 28, 1796 Regarding the Account of Captain De Butts William Simmons Secretary of War Captain De Butts has submitted an account for compensation for his work as a secretary to General Wayne. Simmons does not think it should be paid because when De Butts was serving as secretary he was receiving his captain's pay as well as pay as an aide de camp.
March 8, 1797 Refunding of money William Simmons Henry De Butts Requests that De Butts refund to the Treasurer of the U. S. money received on bills drawn by Butts on the Secretary of War on account of the Department of War and debited on Paymaster General Caleb Swan's account. Cited in Simmons to McHenry 03/15/1797
May 30, 1796 Enclosed Opinion of the Attorney General William Simmons James McHenry Enclosed the Attorney General's opinion regarding the claims of General Wayne and Captain De Butts.
June 18, 1797 Report on Suspicious Activity by Thomas Powers and General Wilkinson Robert Newman James McHenry Newman gives an account of the efforts of Judge Sebastian, Thomas Powers and General James Wilkinson to use him to their advantage against General Wayne while in Natchez.
March 24, 1790 Power of Attorney for Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers and Privates Ephraim Steel Unknown Recipient Document grants General William Irvine power of attorney for a large number of officers, non-commissioner officers, and privates of the army residing in Cumberland County.
April 25, 1795 (Private) Esteem and Respect Timothy Pickering Anthony Wayne Thanks for the congratulations on Pickering's appointment as Secretary of War. Glad that Wayne has succeeded in his position and that Pickering holds Wayne in high esteem.
June 22, 1792 Recommendation for Thomas Diver Thomas Jefferson Henry Knox Letter, recommends Thomas Diver as clerk.
September 11, 1795 The Supplement to the Treaty of Greenville Henry De Butts [not available] Shawnee explained the reason they have caused mischief was due to their camp in Scioto being robbed when they were peaceably hunting. The hunting party did not know the chiefs of their Nation had made peace with the U.S. Shawnee beg forgiveness.
August 7, 1795 A Return of the Different Nations of Indians Present at, and Parties to, the Treaty of Greenville, Taken on the 7th August, 1795. Henry De Butts [not available] Lists nations present at the Treaty of Greenville.
May 30, 1796 Act of Congress Authorized Additional Pay of Wayne and De Butts Charles Lee [not available] Attorney General authorized the additional payment of all who hold treaties with Indians and for commissioners who assist. Excerpt from Act attached.
June 24, 1798 Negotiations Between Hawkins and the Creek Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry A lengthy letter addressing the negotiations between Hawkins and the Creek Indians. The peace belt is also mentioned as well as the introduction of farming and manufacturing.
December 16, 1796 Settling the Army's accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Cover for an extract from Simmons' warrant book and a list of bills drawn by Henry de Butts. Discusses the necessity of receiving Swan's accounts at the War Department due to requests for information about the Army from congressmen. Suggests a method for Swan to settle the accounts of officers with the Army in the West. Cited in Swan to Simmons, 03/22/1797. Cited in Simmons to Swan 12/30/1796.
July 3, 1793 Account of Thomas Cheeke Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Thomas L. Cheeke, late Sergeant in the 14th Virginia Regiment.
February 28, 1799 Account of Thomas Hutchinson Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Thomas Hutchinson, late sergeant in the 3rd Regiment of Light Dragoons.
December 5, 1792 Account of Joseph Thomas Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Joseph Thomas, late of Baldwin's Artificers. Thomas is owed 73 dollars.
March 10, 1793 Advance to Thomas Fisher Thomas Butler Samuel Hodgdon Thomas Fisher called on Butler to advance him a small sum to aid in his journey to Philadelphia. Butler advanced him six dollars which Hodgdon can refund to him by safe conveyance.
August 5, 1795 Account of Peter Thomas William Simmons Richard Harison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Peter Thomas, late private in the 1st Regiment of Light Dragoons.
May 5, 1794 Account of Thomas Slape Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Thomas Slape, late private in the 1st Virginia Regiment.
May 31, 1793 Account of Thomas Devaughn Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Thomas Devaughn, late of the 6th Virginia Regiment. Devaughn is owed 359 dollars.
August 15, 1798 Enclosed Return of Indian Dept. Samuel Hopes Samuel Hodgdon Letter, discusses enclosed return of the Indian Department; mentions items received from Savannah on account of the United States Factory in Georgia.
April 9, 1798 Payment to Thomas Barr Caleb Swan James McHenry Swan request payment of $1000 to Thomas Barr.
April 25, 1793 Account of Thomas Hathaway Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Thomas Hathaway, late in Colonel Lee's Legion.
December 28, 1796 Death of General Wayne, Dangerous Navigation Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig informs Samuel Hodgdon of the death of General Anthony Wayne. Craig also acknowledges the receipt of funds. Describes the danger of navigation on the river, with some boats being damaged or wrecked.
February 27, 1793 Payment to Lieutenant Thomas Wishart Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Payment of $320 to Lieutenant Thomas Wishart, Virginia Line.
February 11, 1801 Doctor Thomas' Accounts Have Been Sent for Examination William Simmons Thomas Turner Accounts of Dr. Philip Thomas have been sent for examination to Turner's office