Viewing 1–25 of 312 documents: "advice"

Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 22, 1790 Barrett solicits the advice of Knox Samuel Barrett Henry Knox Letter, asks for advice re application to federal appointments.
February 2, 1798 Extract of Letter, James Wilkinson to James McHenry James Wilkinson James McHenry Letter, asks for advice re Indian emissary; discusses fortifications.
August 7, 1797 Advice Regarding Munroe James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry agreed advice from enclosed letter should be adopted. Further stated Hamilton should not make his sentiments toward Munroe a more formal challenge.
July 31, 1789 An inquiry to Knox, acting as the state president of the order of Cincinnati St. John de Creveneur Henry Knox Letter, asks for advice; encloses memorial.
May 18, 1791 Update on Advice to be Delivered to the Chiefs of the Six Nations A. Gordon Thomas Procter Chiefs never arrived for advice to be administered by Gordon. Gordon not authorized to give permission for accompaniment of Indians for Proctor's travels to Sandusky.
February 8, 1796 Thanks for Advice Nehemiah Freeman William Simmons Freeman thanked Simmons for his advice and benevolence on matters regarding his conduct. Money received and to be disbursed.
September 30, 1797 Request for Advice on Payment of Justices of Peace Nehemiah Freeman William Simmons Enclosed accounts current accompanied by vouchers. Notification that applications were made to repay Justices of the Peace for their service in providing oaths of service to officers. Freeman requested Simmons advice.
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.
May 24, 1789 Advice on Application to Public Office Henry Knox [not available] Advice on application to public office. Comments on education and reputation.
April 28, 1796 Advice on future payments to workmen for services James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Advice on future payments to workmen for services.
December 14, 1786 Enclosed Advice from Lieutenant Davis Matthew Henderson Joseph Howell Encloses advice from Lieutenant Davis.
June 1, 1791 Cover Letter Requesting Advice for Hodgdon Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler Knox requested Butler give directions to Hodgdon for preparation for campaign.
September 30, 1796 Misled by the Advice of a Gentleman George Pfeiffer Samuel Hodgdon Pfeiffer explains the fact that he overstepped the limits prescribed to officers as to the amount of baggage and stores allowed to go free. He was misled by the advice of a gentleman who has long been in the Army and ought to have known better. He advised Pfeiffer to lay in as large a quantity of stores as possible. He will be glad to pay the carriage himself for any small parcels that have yet...
April 12, 1793 Letters of advice of money drawn by John Belli, Deputy Quarter Master, to Secretary of War John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Encloses letters of advice on money drawn by John Belli, Deputy Quarter Master General, to Secretary of War.
December 8, 1790 Belknap writes to Knox regarding a widow's continental securities Jeremy Belknap Henry Knox Letter, asks for favor to forward letter; asks for advice re creditor application to Congress.
August 1, 1798 Request for Advice Regarding the Employment of Galleys Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Three Galleys missing from the lot of ten due to Rhode Island for its protection. Stoddert requested advice from McHenry on the number and/or necessity of Galleys to protect the coast so that he might procure them immediately.
September 2, 1789 Gardoqui thanks Knox for actions in behalf of his son James Gardoqui Henry Knox Letter, mentions death of President's mother; asks for advice about President.
November 11, 1791 Ratification of the Treaty of Holston. George Washington [not available] This is the Instrument of Ratification of the Treaty of Holston as proclaimed by President George Washington with the advice and consent of the United States Senate.
1798 Questions to General of Army on Officer Appointments James McHenry George Washington McHenry requested Washington's advice on when to appoint officers and staff regiments of provisional army if law regarding armed forces passes in Congress.
April 19, 1797 Request for Advice on Trade Agreement with France James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry submitted estimates for cost and particulars related to mounting an defense force necessary for negotiation with France overseas. Requested Hamilton's advice on the proposing new trade agreement with France.
March 25, 1795 Militia for Protection of Muskingum and Gallipolis Timothy Pickering Rufus Putnam Enclosed copy of letter to Gov. St. Clair, if he is absent Pickering requested Putnam's advice to be given to Sproat relative to the number of militia necessary to guard settlements around the Muskingum river and Gallipolis.
April 26, 1786 Advice regarding the sale of certificates John Pierce John Winslow Pierce offers his advice regarding the sale of certificates owned by a Mrs. Barr to pay a debt owed to Pierce; asks for information regarding payment on an "original draught"
November 27, 1795 Monies Transmitted by the Treasurer John Mathews William Simmons Mathews has received Howell's advice relative to the monies transmitted to him by the Treasurer. He has transmitted the monies to Mr. Souff and expects the receipts soon.
February 25, 1795 Search for Muskets Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Voorhes to deliver cannon. Missing muskets, bayonets, and pistols need to be found. Hunt proposed placing an advertisement in newspaper for arms but requests advice on subject.
July 27, 1796 Account of Dr. Benjamin Barton Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $16 is due Dr. Benjamin Barton, being the amount of his account for inoculating Eneas Hasting, a Wyandot Indian and for medicine and advice during May 1796.