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May 2, 1800 Recommendation for Officer Appointment to U.S. Navy Jonathan Trumbull Benjamin Stoddert Recommends William Roberts as a candidate for appointment in the U.S. Navy, based on his good character and education. Roberts asks for a position as either a Marine lieutenant or a midshipman; Trumbull advises he be appointed to one of the ships now fitting at New York.
August 22, 1798 Letter Signed, Benjamin Stoddert to Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Stoddert Samuel Hodgdon Directs the delivery of arms and accoutrements for two detachments of Marines ordered to be sent to vessels.
June 14, 1798 Regarding pay of seamen and Marines aboard frigate Constellation Timothy Pickering John Fitzgerald In the absence of the Secretary at War, James McHenry the President has charged Timothy Pickering with interim duties. Accordingly, Pickering writes to John Fitzgerald. Colonel John Fitzgerald is the Collector of the Port of Alexandria. Issue is matter of pay for seaman and Marines aboard frigate Constellation. Requests that Fitzgerald advance $700 to Triplett.
[not available] Monthly pay for men on United States frigates War Department [not available] Monthly pay of petty officers, Seamen, ordinary seamen and marines on board frigates of United States.
November 6, 1799 RE Army Recruiting William MacRea Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting.
November 6, 1799 RE Army Recruiting William MacRea Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting.
August 29, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Tripplett Simmons informs Triplett that his pay and subsistence account must be accompanied by certificates from contractors.
May 11, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Tripplett Simmons informs Tripplett to expect payment from John Kilty.
April 24, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Tripplett Simmons informs Tripplett to expect payment from John Kilty.
May 2, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Kilty Simmons informs Kilty that the receipt of Lt. Tripplett has come to hand.
June 11, 1798 Update on the Manning of Cutters and Politics in France Stephen Higginson James McHenry There is a better prospect of the frigate being properly manned. The officers thus far appointed seem to be a good crew. Higginson states they want the "usual arrangements" for service, as far as men, marines, regulations and rations are concerned. They news from Nantes is that Marshal is there and Pinckney was expected. Gerry remained in Paris.
November 18, 1797 Marine Clothing & Musket Cartridges for Lieut. McRea James McHenry John Harris Harris is directed to deliver one sergeant's suit of Marine clothing and thirteen dozen musket cartridges to Lieutenant William McRea of the Marines on board the frigate "United States."
March 16, 1798 Orders for ship Constellation War Office Captain Thomas Truxtun Orders for Captain Truxton to repair with all speed in carrying the ship Constellation out to sea from Baltimore. Ordered to take on board ammunition, provisions, stores, cannon, Seamen and Marines.
April 6, 1798 Certification of payments; crew of the frigate "United States" William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $1254.27 is due the Officers, Petty Officers, Seamen, Ordinary Seamen, and Marines of the frigate "United States", commanded by Captain John Barry, being their pay for January through March 1798.
August 24, 1797 Uniformity of Dress on Ships of War James McHenry Captain John Barry Enclosed are the regulations establishing uniformity of dress by the officers, Marines, and others on board the ships of war in service of the United States.
March 17, 1798 Monthly pay on men on frigate Constellation War Office [not available] Monthly pay of the petty officers, seamen, ordinary seamen and marines on frigate Constellation.
May 30, 1798 Complement of Marines onboard Constellation [not available] [not available] [not available]
September 4, 1797 Enlistment Pledge of William Thurston William Thurston [not available] Thurston acknowledges that he has voluntarily enlisted to serve one year in the Marine Service, unless sooner discharged, according to the Act passed July 1st 1797 which provides a Naval Armament. The rules and articles of the Navy against mutiny and desertion have been read to him and he will be paid six dollars per month.
August 13, 1798 Requests Loan of Marine Regiment and Tents for the Navy Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Requests loan of Marine regiment under Major Burrows for the Navy Department and tents.
April 18, 1798 List of Monthly Pay Due Those Serving on U.S. Frigates War Office [not available] Monthly pay of petty officers, seamen, ordinary seamen, and marines on board the frigates of the United States.
September 11, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons forwards Capt. McRea's request for pay and subsistence to the Paymaster General.
April 1798 List of Military Stores for the Frigate Constitution War Department [not available] List of Military Stores intended for the frigate Constitution.
June 15, 1798 Articles to Deliver to Lt. McKnight on the Ship of War Delaware James McHenry John Harris McHenry gives Harris a list of articles to deliver to Lieutenant McKnight on board the Delaware. If he is missing any of the items in the list he should let McHenry know as soon as possible so that they can be bought.
August 2, 1799 Paymaster Accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Accounts of paymasters and their debits. Lists payments for regiments as well as their commanding officers. Has furnished instructions relative to duties.
June 4, 1798 Recommendations for Tufts, Reynolds, and Wharton Thomas Evans James McHenry Evans recommends the following gentlemen for the designated appointments in the Navy: Obijah Tufts - Surgeoncy: Thomas Reynolds - Surgeoncy; Franklin Wharton - Lieutenant of Marines.