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June 6, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering William Simmons discusses the allowable expenses of Major Howe with the Secretary at War, Timothy Pickering.
April 22, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering William Simmons discusses pay settlements for militia involved in "suppressing the insurgents" [Whiskey Rebellion] with Secretary at War, Timothy Pickering.
July 3, 1795 Major Craig discusses supply and logistics with Secretary Pickering Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Major Craig informs Timothy Pickering, Secretary at War, of the logistical efforts involved in opening a garrison at Presque Isle.
March 24, 1795 My Knowledge of the Business, Etc. Joseph Howell Timothy Pickering In a largely illegible letter, Howell appears to be discussing sundry accounting concerns with Secretary of War Timothy Pickering.
November 26, 1795 Letter Citation Timothy Pickering Isaac Craig Cited in Craig to Pickering, 12/11/1795. Letter from Timothy Pickering, interim Secretary of War, to Major Isaac Craig.
June 7, 1785 Requsition from the Detachment at Albany Timothy Pickering Henry Knox Timothy Pickering, Quartermaster General, has received a requistion from the detachment at Albany. Because Pickering lacks the means to answer Albany, he forwards the request to the Secretary at War, Henry Knox. This document is the cover letter to the request forwarded by Pickering.
June 9, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering William Simmons forwards an extract of letters from Caleb Swan to Secretary at War, Timothy Pickering. Simmons requests that policy be formulated to regulate the payment of subsistence rations to officers.
June 12, 1798 Authorization to assume the seat of Secretary of War in James McHenry's absence John Adams Timothy Pickering President John Adams authorizes Secretary of State Timothy Pickering to assume the duties of the Secretary of War James McHenry in his absence from the seat of government.
August 28, 1799 Approval of Salem Defenses Budget & of Naming of Fort Pickering James McHenry Jonathan Waldo McHenry replies to the Salem [Massachusetts] letter regarding money allocation for its defenses and the renaming of its fort. Approves the budget plan, and applauds the sentiments of Timothy Pickering's native place in naming its fort after him.
January 20, 1790 Transmittal of Several Estimates Peter Anspach Alexander Hamilton Transmittal of several estimates signed by Colonel Timothy Pickering, late Quarter Master General
January 3, 1795 Knox has Resigned John Stagg Isaac Craig Informs that Knox resigned and Pickering will replace him.
July 28, 1795 Concerning pay due to armorers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Offers his opinion of the pay due to armorers at New London to the War Secretary Timothy Pickering.
June 26, 1795 Letter from the Secretary at War Timothy Pickering Arthur St. Clair Timothy Pickering forwards a letter to Governor St. Clair. The enclosed letter is from St. Clair's daughter.
July 11, 1795 Letter from the Secretary of War Timothy Pickering Thomas Butler Letter from Timothy Pickering - interim Secretary of War - to Lt. Col. Thomas Butler. Image not available.
August 1, 1795 Letter from the Secretary of War Timothy Pickering Thomas Butler Letter from Timothy Pickering, interim Secretary of War, to Lt. Col. Thomas Butler. Image not available.
December 12, 1795 Letter from the Secretary of War Timothy Pickering Isaac Craig Letter from Timothy Pickering, interim Secretary of War, to Major Isaac Craig. Image not available.
July 29, 1795 Sum Due Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $10 is due Timothy Pickering being the sum paid by him on November 12th 1794 at Kon-on-daiqua [Canandaigua New York] to William Hill, a Corporal of Captain Kingsbury's Company.
May 21, 1800 Removal of Pickering from the Office of Secretary of State Ebenezer Bowman Samuel Hodgdon Among a discussion other matters, Bowman comments on the disagreeable intelligence respecting the removal of Colonel Pickering from the office of Secretary of State. He observes that it is impossible for the people at large to understand the reasons for the conduct of the chief magistrate in this matter.
April 25, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering William Simmons informs the Secretary at War that Sergeant John Salor has administered the balances due the estates of several deceased soldiers.
October 19, 1797 French attitudes toward Americans during the Quasi-War Timothy Pickering James McHenry Secretary of State Timothy Pickering expresses regret to Secretary of War James McHenry that his letter was prematurely published by the Pittsburgh newspaper. Pickering then reports that a source close to him has said that because the French government has gone as far as dragging effigies of John Adams in the streets, many of the French people understand that the Americans are in the right and...
July 10, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering William Simmons reports the case against Doctor William Lawton to the Secretary at War, Timothy Pickering. Simmons charges Lawton with stealing public monies.
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.
July 22, 1797 I Have Wearied the Secretary of State Benjamin Hodgdon Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Hodgdon worries that he has wearied the Secretary of State [Timothy Pickering] with discussions of Luther White's claims.
August 4, 1795 Warrant to Pay Invalid Pensioners signed by Timothy Pickering. Timothy Pickering John Stockton The letter authorizes the $774 payment of invalids for the period beginning March 5th, 1795, and ending September 4th of the same year.
June 30, 1795 Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Timothy Pickering William Simmons Timothy Pickering William Simmons advises the Secretary of War on making directions to the commanding officer at West Point pertaining to pay.