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1799 [Lt. Colo. Thomas Parker's Circle for Recruiting Divided and Subdivided into Districts.] Thomas Parker [not available] Enclosed in Parker to Hamilton, 05/03/1799.
May 14, 1798 Virginia is Both Patrotic and Praiseworthy, Etc. James McHenry J. Parker McHenry has received Parker's letter informing him of Parker's election as a represenative to Congress and rejoices not only on Parker's account but also from considerations of a public nature. McHenry has never dispaired of Virginia and the recent elections are evidence that she is found to be patriotic and praiseworthy and not inferior to her sister States.
March 3, 1789 General Knox certifies the military service of Elias Parker Henry Knox Elias Parker Certificate of Capt Elias Parker.
July 22, 1795 Compensation of Richard Parker William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon In his account, Richard Parker is claiming a compensation of five dollars per month for keeping the public stores at Carllisle for eleven months. Hodgdon is asked to respond by attaching a certificate indicating whether or nor Parker is so entitled.
[not available] Complete Return of All My Deliveries, Etc. Richard Parker Samuel Hodgdon Parker notes that Mr. [John] Davis has surely informed Hodgdon about the wagons that never stopped at Carlisle but went on. Parker promises to send a complete reutrn of all of his deliveries.
July 1795 Services of Mr. Parker Thomas Butler Samuel Hodgdon When Butler was in Philadelphia earlier in the year Mr. Parker applied for pay due him for services to the public in the Quartermaster Department. Butler is seeking to ensure this end.
August 15, 1791 Visit to Pine Grove Furnace, Etc. Richard Parker William Knox Parker notes that he has visited Pine Grove Furnace and has not found one single [?] of any dimension. Thornburgh, Arthur & Co. only agreed to make them if they had a specific order from the War Department that would pay them 45-50 pounds [currency] each. If Knox agrees to these terms, Parker can have wagons sent on directly to transport them.
July 1, 1794 Enclosed Receipt for John Parker Hale Joshua Wentworth Joseph Howell Sends a receipt for the $250 paid to Lt. John Parker Hale.
June 11, 1792 Cannon & Boxes, Etc. Richard Parker William Knox Col. Cuthbertson's letter relative to loading has been received. Parker immediately procured a wagon and went up and found the cannon and boxes. Parker expects that they will arrive safely in Pittsburgh in a few days provided the Indians do not take them. The company in Chambersburgh had made a contract for a large quantity of balls and shot which is the same kind that Parker has on hand in his...
May 24, 1800 Settlement of Account William Simmons Nanning J. Vischer Simmons received letter that contained current accounts and vouchers for Vischer. Monies to be paid to Vischer by Messr. Parker. Sum paid to Vischer by William Pentrip over and above the amount specified cannot be admitted to the debit of the U.S. Instructions regarding this sum was mailed previously in order to govern Vischer on the subject.
September 20, 1800 Letter Citation Robert Parker William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Parker, 02/02/1801.
December 12, 1800 Letter Citation Robert Parker William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Parker, 02/02/1801.
July 24, 1795 Account of Richard Parker William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $54.00 is due Richard Parker for keeping the public stores at Carlisle from September 1st 1794 to July 31st 1795.
June 8, 1799 Citation of Document in Printed Work Charles M. Thruston Thomas Parker Enclosed in Parker to Hamilton, 06/16/1799.
January 30, 1797 Letter Citation Josiah Parker James McHenry Cited in McHenry to Parker, 02/02/1797, also cited in War Office to Parker 02/02/1797.
June 28, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Richard Parker Simmons provides accounting instructions to Parker.
June 18, 1792 Property Loaded & Delivered Richard Parker William Knox Parker asks Knox to have the bearer load the property . He will take good care of any property given him and deliver it promptly.
December 21, 1796 Cited letter or document, Josiah Parker to James McHenry Josiah Parker James McHenry Cited in McHenry to Parker, 01/12/1797.
August 23, 1796 Not One Deposit Made by Any Corps Richard Parker Samuel Hodgdon Parker sends a return of the stores of the militia army and complains that not one deposit was made with him by any corps upon the return of the Army. He only received several tents, kettles, and axes. Colonel Postlethwait, of the Provision Department, returned 110 bags, nine tents, and twelve kettles. The remainder was left with Parker and at other locations.
December 6, 1797 A Plan for the Management of the Army Josiah Parker James McHenry Parker presents his suggestions for improving discipline, managing and organizing the Army, planning fortifications, and protecting the frontiers,
October 1, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Richard Parker Simmons notifies Parker that he will receive an advance sum for repair of the public buildings at Carlisle.
February 18, 1799 Recruiting Service in the State of Virginia Alexander Hamilton Henry Lee A letter is enclosed to Colonel Parker which explains the recruiting service within the State of Virginia. If Lee himself can digest the information it need not be sent to Parker since the recruiting service will not soon begin.
June 16, 1799 RE Army Recruiting Thomas Parker Alexander Hamilton Routine instructions and correspondence concerning Army recruiting.
September 18, 1794 Request and Instructions for Sending Rifles Samuel Hodgdon General Edward Hand Request to forward rifles to Carlisle, addressing the shipment to Richard Parker, public storekeeper. If Parker is absent, shipment should be directed to Capt. Sparks.
June 13, 1786 Letter Citation Thomas Parker Doctor Joseph Savage Cited in Savage to Parker, 07/07/1786.