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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 26, 1790 Transmittal of funds to officers recruiting at Springfield Joseph Howell Joseph Savage Transmittal of funds to officers recruiting at Springfield. Instructions provided on how to allocate funds.
July 14, 1795 Regarding disbursement of funds William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Provides detailed instructions to Lt. Nehemiah Freeman regarding the disbursement of funds to be received from Nicholas Fish.
June 24, 1794 Funds for William B. Smith's Pay and Recruiting Joseph Howell George Gale Funds are remitted to Gale for three month's advance pay for Lt. William Buchannan Smith with additional funds for the use of the recruiting service.
May 27, 1794 Funds for Express Hire Respecting the Embargo Joseph Howell Jaquelin Ambler The Treasurer is directed to remit to Edward Carrington, Supervisor for Virginia, funds for the express hire respecting the embargo and additional funds for an advance made by Virginia to the contractors supplying the Volunteer Militia of Manangalia.
May 3, 1798 Paying the Drafts of the Paymaster General Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry In order to pay the drafts of the Paymaster General, Wolcott has directed the Collector at Philadelphia to place to the credit of Samuel Meredith twenty thousand dollars. This is the best way to provide funds until appropriations are enacted.
July 12, 1794 Funds for Capt. Bruff and Capt. Vermonnet Joseph Howell George Gale The Treasurer will remit to Gale funds to be transmitted to Capt. James Bruff, of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at Chester, for the use of the recruiting service and additional funds to be transmitted to John Vermonnet at Alexandria for his compensation as a temporary engineer.
December 17, 1800 Regarding appropriations of funds Samuel Dexter Honorable Mr. Roger Griswold Dexter express his desire for an expeditious appropriation of funds.
November 17, 1793 Insufficient Funds Available for Mustered Militias to go into Service Colonel Robert Hays David Henley Insufficient funds available for mustered militias to go into Service
January 14, 1789 Regarding Lack of Funds With Which to Pay a Public Account; Comments on CT & NY Politics Henry Knox Jeremiah Wadsworth Admits he has no funds with which to pay a public account; asks whether any money from Connecticut may be used to satisfy the same. Expresses satisfaction regarding elections in Connecticut; notes that New York continues to refuse holding a congress. [January 17 letter from Peter Colt to Wadsworth is also included -- which addresses Knox's lack of funds].
July 14, 1795 Remitted funds for disbursement William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham Informs Nathaniel Gorham that funds have been remitted to him for disbursement as payment to Lt. Hale and the recruits at Portland.
January 28, 1784 Funds Refused John Pierce George Olney Letter Citation in Olney to Pierce 02/24/1784 in which Olney refuses Pierce's request for funds because compliance would deviate from instructions given to him by W. Morris. Apparently Pierce's letter was a request/demand for payment on specific Notes.
February 18, 1800 Funds for the Navy and Army. James McHenry Alexander Hamilton Complains about Congressional funds for the Navy in comparison to the small amount being provided for the Army. Support of both establishments is necessary for the defense of the United States.
January 24, 1795 Request for Quantity of Clothing Required Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon In order to provide ample clothing for troops at and around Fort Washington Pickering enclosed information on number of men.
May 22, 1794 Funds for the Use of the Recruiting Service Joseph Howell Nicholas Hannah The Treasurer has remitted to George Gale, Supervisor for the State of Maryland, funds to be paid to Capt. Hannah for the use of the recruiting service.
May 13, 1790 Duer writes to Knox regarding accounting matters William Duer Henry Knox Letter, asks for note for funds.
June 20, 1794 Funds for James Sterrett's Recruiting and Pay Joseph Howell George Clymer $250 is deposited with the Treasurer to be transmitted to Lt. James Sterrett of Artillery at Carlisle for the recruiting service and additional funds are provided for Sterrett's advance pay.
July 17, 1795 Remitted funds for disbursement William Simmons Nicholas Fish Informs Nicholas Fish that he has been remitted funds for disbursement as payment to John Lynch, Surgeon's Mate at Governor's Island.
October 8, 1794 Arms for the Catawba Indians John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to deliver to Mr. Francis for the use of the Catawba Indians, six rifles, two pairs of pistols for the Chiefs, and an ample supply of ammunition.
November 17, 1792 Uneasy Hours for Want of Funds Major John Belli Henry Knox Deputy Quartermaster General Belli lists the amounts transmitted to sundry contractors and laments the shortage of funds which makes it difficult even to buy pack horses.
November 19, 1794 Funds for the Ordnance Dept. and William Scott Joseph Howell George Fleming Funds will be remitted to Fleming for the incidental expenses of the Ordnance department and for pay due William Scott for ten month's service in 1793-94.
November 16, 1797 Discussion of Finances for Frigate Constitution, & Shipboard Cannon Batteries Henry Jackson Josiah Fox Letter, discusses funds for Frigate Constitution; encloses statement of funds for Frigate Constitution; mentions Congress; asks for cannon for upper battery.
May 7, 1794 Account of Capt. John Heth Joseph Howell George Gale The Treasurer will remit to Gale funds for the pay and subsistence of Capt. John Heth and additional funds for the contingent expenses related to the march of his detachment to Pittsburgh.
June 1, 1798 Requests Instructions for Department Funds; Recommends Captain Hawker Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Requests information about departmental funds. Refers to recommendation of Captain Hawker for the navy.
November 19, 1794 Funds for the Ordnance Dept. and William Scott Joseph Howell Nicholas Fish Funds will be remitted to Fish for the incidental expenses of the Ordnance department and for compensation due William Scott for ten months service as assistant military storekeeper in 1793-94.
September 18, 1794 Whereabouts of Funds Transmitted to John Matthews Joseph Howell Constant Freeman There is great apprehension regarding the apparent loss of funds transmitted for the pay of the troops of Georgia and Freeman must conduct an investigation to ascertain the whereabouts of this large sum of money.