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May 24, 1800 Request for Quick Payment of Major Tousard's Back Pay, for the Good of the Rhode Island Defenses James McHenry John Adams Mentions that Major Tousard is now insisting on the need to finish fortifications in Rhode Island and other points eastward. Notes that Tousard, like many other officers, is owed back pay; also notes that his services in planning and beginning the defenses at Rhode Island were indispensable, and he is equally indispensable for their completion. Requests that Tousard's pay be expedited as quickly...
December 18, 1795 Account of Lewis Tousard Lewis Tousard William Simmons Tousard finds in his account a mistake in his favor of $6.96.
December 18, 1795 Account of Lewis Tousard. Lewis Tousard [not available] The account current of Lewis Tousard, Major in the Artillery and Engineers, that shows an error in his favor of $6.96.
May 9, 1800 Case of Major Tousard James McHenry John Adams In one of his last actions as Secretary of War, McHenry makes the case of Major Lewis Tousard to the President of the United States. Tousard was late a part of the regiment of artillerists and engineers.
February 21, 1799 Letter from Major Tousard James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry transmits a letter from Major Tousard, dated 10th of February 1799.
September 4, 1798 Colonel Tousard as Inspector of Artillery John Adams Alexander Hamilton Adams questions the wisdom of appointing Colonel Tousard as Inspector of Artillery. Tousard is a fine officer but he is of French origin and Adams is worried that in a war with the French, Tousard would be the object of suspicion.
January 11, 1798 Letter Citation Lewis Tousard William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Tousard, 01/13/1798. William Simmons informs Major Tousard the amount to be paid to Lt. Van Dyke.
May 26, 1800 Appointment of Major Tousard James McHenry John Adams Letter from the Secretary of War to the President of the United States concerning the appointment of Major Tousard.
May 26, 1800 Tousard's Promotion Lewis Tousard Alexander Hamilton Tousard announces that the President has authorized a commission for him as a lieutenant colonel of the Second Regiment to be Inspector of Artillery.
April 30, 1796 Pay & Forage of Major Lewis Tousard, Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $65 is due Maj. Lewis Tousard of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers for his pay and forage for April 1796.
February 7, 1800 Cords of Wood for Major Tousard Lewis Tousard [not available] Tousard received four cords of wood per instructions from the Secretary of War.
May 26, 1800 Major Tousard's Claims and Promotion John Adams James McHenry States that he cannot determine anything concerning the claims of Major Tousard and Silas Dinsmore. Desires to commission Tousard as both Lieutenant Colonel and Inspector.
November 7, 1799 Bill fo Exchange for Tousard's Traveling Expenses Lewis Tousard James McHenry Request to pay Messrs. Gibbs and Channing $400 for Tousard's traveling expenses.
December 12, 1798 Receipt of Major Lewis Tousard for compensation and expenses Lewis Tousard William Simmons Receipt of Major Lewis Tousard of $200 for compensation and expenses from Philadelphia to New Port Rhode Island to inspect fortifications and laying down the plans.
February 12, 1800 Request for Issue of Steuben's Regulations James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of one copy of Baron von Steuben's regulations to Lewis Tousard. A note from Tousard is appended.
May 10, 1800 Concerning Major Lewis Tousard James McHenry John Adams Letter from the Secretary of War to the President of the United States concerning Major Lewis Tousard, late a part of the regiment of artillerists and engineers. He suggests Tousard for Inspector of Artillery, rather than a foreign military man.
July 15, 1799 RE Organization of Individual Regiments Lewis Tousard Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning the organization of individual regiments
June 7, 1800 Request for Issue of Graphometer to Major Lewis Tousard Benjamin Stoddert John Harris Directs issue of one graphometer (with legs) to Major Lewis Tousard.
September 12, 1797 Assessments of the Character of Rivardi, Rochefontaine, and Tousard Timothy Pickering James McHenry Pickering shares his confidential opinions of several officers, including Major Rivardi, Colonel Rochefontaine, and Major Tousard.
February 9, 1796 Pay & Forage of Major Lewis Tousard William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $65 is due Major Lewis Tousard, being his pay and forage for January 1796.
April 24, 1800 Request for Issue of Artillery Materials to Major Lewis Tousard James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of cannon, with carriages, implements, and ammunition, to Maj. Lewis Tousard.
May 22, 1798 Request for Issue of Medicine to Fort Mifflin Garrison James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medicine to Maj. Tousard's garrison at Fort Mifflin. Tousard acknowledges forwarding of the same.
June 23, 1798 Inlistements of Recruits from No. 99 to No. 75 Lewis Tousard William Simmons Enclosed inlistments, including Richard Proctor No. 19 and Thomas Smith No. 20. Receipt rolls for bounty paid inclosed, request for credit to Tousard's account.
January 14, 1801 Simmons Requests that Tousard Make a Receipt More Explicit and Test Delivered Cannon William Simmons Lewis Tousard Simmons requests that Lt. Colonel Tousard make more explicit the receipt he wrote for the cannon furnished by William Lane and William Saltar. Simmons also asks Tousard to test the cannon to ensure their quality.
December 9, 1797 Certification of payments; pay & forage of Major Tousard William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $65 is due Major Lewis Tousard of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay and forage for November 1797.