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June 14, 1797 Letter to the War Accountant Constant Freeman William Simmons Letter from Constant Freeman, promoted Major in 1798, to William Simmons, the War Department accountant.
February 4, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Henry Lee Simmons notifies Lee of a debt transferred from the Treasury Department on to the books of the Accountant's Office.
September 20, 1800 Simmons Writes The Secretary of War About Paying the Accountant of the Department William Simmons Samuel Dexter Simmons writes the Secretary of War to provide him the estimate of the required sum necessary to pay clerks and messenger, and the accountant of the War Department, for the coming year. The estimate of his pay and money for contingencies amounts to $11,850.
November 28, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons issues a statement reflecting funds received by the Secretary at War for utilization in the Indian Department (to purchase presents).
December 27, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Secretary at War William Simmons James McHenry William Simmons requests that the Secretary at War direct Samuel Lewis to comply with the Accountant's accounting practices.
June 20, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Abner Prior Simmons informs Prior that his claim was received. Simmons asks Prior to provide the authority under which his expenditures were made.
August 25, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons David Henley Simmons informs Henley that his abstract of payment made in the Indian department was received.
August 30, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John S. Boss Simmons informs Boss that Navy accounts and War Department accounts must remain separate.
November 7, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons David Henley Simmons notes that the fever has now disappeared from Philadelphia; thus, permitting a return of the Accountant's Office from Trenton.
September 17, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons David Henley Simmons directs Henley to provide an abstract of all expenditures.
June 11, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons discusses expenses chargeable to the quartermaster department.
April 6, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons forwards to the Secretary at War a statement of expenditures in the War Department for the year 1797.
July 26, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Henry Glenn Simmons informs Glenn that his accounts with the Quartermaster Department are presently under review.
May 28, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons D. DeSaussure Simmons directs Desaussure to separate his claims against the War Department from his claims against the Treasury.
September 14, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Ebenezer Stevens Simmons directs Stevens to provide further information regarding objectionable charges.
May 1, 1799 Letter to the Accountant of the War Department Frederick Sprig William Simmons Letter from Fred Sprig to William Simmons, War Department Accountant. Image not available.
July 6, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Richard Harrison Simmons discusses the accounts of Griffith McRee with Harrison.
June 23, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Steele Simmons explains his decision to suspend settlements of claims made by the Navy Department.
September 19, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons notifies Hodgdon of a transaction to be recorded on the accounts of the Quartermasters Department.
June 10, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department to the Accountant of the Navy William Simmons Navy Accountant Simmons discusses accounts for Marines' rations at Fort Mifflin.
February 18, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons informs Hodgdon of transactions by Samuel Weeks that need to be maintained on the records of the Quartermaster Department.
June 2, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Francis Mentges Simmons provides an account balance to Mentges.
August 7, 1797 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Stephen Rochefontaine Simmons confirms receipt of muster rolls sent by Rochefontaine.
December 5, 1795 Receipt for War Department contingencies Samuel Lewis [not available] Lewis received $200 from Simmons on account of contingencies of War Department.
January 28, 1801 Letter to the War Department Accountant Unknown Author William Simmons Letter from an unknown author to William Simmons, War Department Accountant. Citation only.