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September 25, 1799 Recruiting party in Vermont Alexander Hamilton Major Buwell Discusses establishment of recruiting party in Vermont for the four old infantry regiments. Describes pay, manning, supply, contractors.
June 6, 1799 Reports Delivery of Muskets from Vermont to Albany with Proper Storage and Inspection Samuel Hodgdon Michael G. Houdin The Secretary of Treasury has ordered that muskets made in Vermont be stored at Albany. Requests that they be delivered and stored appropriately. Muskets will be inspected by whomever the Secretary requests. Requests receipt of acknowledgement.
August 7, 1797 Furnishing Supplies for the Recruiting Party at Windsor Jonathan Steele Nathaniel Brush The Secretary of War has directed that arrangements must be made for furnishing supplies for the recruiting party stationed at Windsor in Vermont. Brush is to obtain a contract for the acquisition of provisions, Quartermaster's articles, and medical assistance. Proposals for contracts have been solicited by advertisements.
October 16, 1799 Estimate of monies to be placed in the hands of Lieutenant James Richmond, 2nd Regiment, paymaster at Vermont James Richmond Caleb Swan Receipt of $2211.20 to be placed in the hands of Lieutenant James Richmond, 2nd Regiment, acting paymaster to the recruiting rendezvous at Vermont.
October 7, 1794 Issues Respecting the Frontier of Vermont Henry Knox Thomas Chittenden Knox transmits to Governor Chittenden of Vermont the extract of a letter from John Jay from London with a request from the President [Washington] that the agreement be observed respecting the frontier of Vermont. The status quo regarding the peace of 1783 is to be observed and all encroachments since that period are to be abandoned.
September 20, 1798 Muskets for Patterns & Saltpeter from Hamburg Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon George Fleming has informed Wolcott that there no Charlesville muskets at West Point that might be used as patterns for contracts negotiated in Vermont. Hodgdon is directed to furnish six muskets as soon as possible to Nathaniel Brush, Supervisor of Revenue at Bennington, Vermont. Tench Francis has informed Wolcott that the saltpeter imported from Hamburg has been sold.
January 19, 1798 Contract price for rations at Windsor Vermont William Simmons Nathan Jones Simmons request to be informed by Mr. Jones the contract price of rations at Windsor Vermont since last July.
November 27, 1798 Seeks Supplies for Seacoast Garrisons James McHenry Daniel Jackson Reports exchange of $1000. Encloses regulations about fuel for the garrisons on the coast, with the request of certain articles, clothing, boots, and supplies. Plans to send someone to Vermont.
December 3, 1800 Comment on Ongoing Dispute & Recommendation for Next Secretary of War Samuel Dexter John Adams Comments on Congress' possible intervention in some dispute; recommends a "Mr. Paine of Vermont" as a good candidate to serve as the next Secretary of War.
January 29, 1799 Certification of payments; detachment of recruits stationed at Windsor, Vermont under command of Lieutenant Nathaniel Leonard William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $1844.75 pay to detachment of recruits stationed at Windsor, Vermont under command of Lieutenant Nathaniel Leonard.
March 14, 1794 Depreciation Due Warner's Regiment Joseph Howell Richard Harrison It appears that the State of Vermont has settled with the officers of Colonel Warner's regiment on principles exceedingly injurious to their interests. Howell does not approve of the measure.
February 4, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Lieutenant Isaac Putnam Simmons directs Putnam to submit all vouchers pertaining to the accounts of William Leverett.
March 17, 1794 State Accountability for Receipts Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Howell asks whether it is requisite to require a State to produce receipts in response to a demand by the State for pay due to her militia.
April 29, 1800 Remit Sum by Treasurer William Simmons Nathaniel Brush Treasurer of United States to remit sum to Brush. Simmons requested Brush use money to pay William Leverett, late contractor at Bennington, Vermont. Money is to pay balance for rations, quarter master, and hospital stores furnished to the garrison under command of Maj. Bruell and Capt. Woodward.
April 20, 1799 Discusses Transition from Volunteer to Regular Troops James McHenry William MacPherson Writes about the transition from volunteers to regular troops. Commends volunteers. Refers to troops from Vermont, who await his orders. Discusses contractor expenses.
February 7, 1800 Certification of payment; Messrs. Richard and May for rations furnished Captain Israel E. Fask’s recruits of 16th Regiment, Westminster Vermont William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $45.72 to Messrs. Richard and May for rations furnished Captain Israel E. Fask’s recruits of 16th Regiment, Westminster Vermont.
August 23, 1798 Advice on Name Samuel Hopes Samuel Hodgdon Encloses invoice for goods for Lieutenant Leonard, Windsor, Vermont. Requested advice on the Lieutenants last "name" (referring to Windsor). Hopes is unsure if its his last name or if its the name of the town in which he resides.
February 6, 1800 Certification of payment; Captain William Woodward, 16th Regiment of Infantry for billeting and boarding 22 of his recruits at Bennington Vermont William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $118.92 to Captain William Woodward, 16th Regiment of Infantry for billeting and boarding 22 of his recruits at Bennington Vermont.
May 22, 1799 Request Clothing Delivery and Receipts for Regiments in Windsor, Vermont Samuel Hodgdon William Leverett Request to deliver public clothing left in Windsor, VT, for the effort to raise 12 regiments. Leverett should take 2 receipts, one to return to Hodgdon and the other to the paymaster of the regiment, who will adjust the the regiment's pay accounts.
August 18, 1798 Delivery of Clothing, Arms, and Accoutrements James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms, arms, drum, etc. to Lieut. Leonard of Windsor,Vermont.
April 22, 1799 Plans to Supply Officers and Reorganize Regiments James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Refers to the appointment of officers and the numbering of regiments. Seeks careful governance. Plans to raise regiments in North and South Carolina and Kentucky, with plans in New Hampshire, Vermont, and Rhode Island.
February 8, 1800 Certification of payment; Thomas Johnson for rations, fuel and straw furnished recruits of 16th Regiment commanded by Captain George Woodward at Newberry, Vermont William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $68.45 to Thomas Johnson for rations, fuel and straw furnished recruits of 16th Regiment commanded by Captain George Woodward at Newberry, Vermont.
October 9, 1800 Simmons Confirming Receipt of Brush's Letter of September 24th and the Crediting of Brush's Account William Simmons Nathaniel Brush Simmons received Brush's letter of September 24th which contained the receipt of William Leverett for $811.32 which will be credited to Brush's account.
February 11, 1794 No Stone Unturned in the Public Service Cornelius Lyman Joseph Howell Lyman asserts that he has made few charges against the public relative to his recruiting. He was on horseback most of the time and even went into Vermont. Even though he was responsible for the most of the recruits that were enlisted and was using his own horse in, he has left no stone unturned in the public service. The charges he has made have not only been just but made with the strictest...
April 29, 1800 Notification of Payment William Simmons William Leverett Simmons notified Leverett he would be paid by Nathaniel Brush, supervisor at Bennington, VT for the balance of rations, quarter master, and hospital stores furnished to the recruits under the command of Maj. Bruell and Capt. Woodward at Bennington.