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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 10, 1796 Concerning anonymous letters to the State Department Timothy Pickering James McHenry Concerning anonymous letters to the State Department.
June 12, 1792 Letter Citation Henry Knox Anonymous Cited in Knox to anonymous, 02/02/1792.
April 5, 1797 Anonymous Letter from a "Brother" Casper Iserloan William Simmons Iserloan has received a letter from someone who identifies himself only as a "brother." The letter warns Iserloan that Hubard is doing all he can to make him appear black and will send him to hell if he can. A comparison of other writings in his possession leads Iserloan to conclude that the letter was sent by Jonathan Schaffer. He asks Simmons to peruse the letter and provide whatever advice he...
July 25, 1799 Exposing a deceptive contractor Anonymous James McHenry Because next year's contracts will be signed soon, an anonymous author writes McHenry regarding the present contractor at Elizabethtown. Says that the contractor is not who he says he is, but William Shute - the Major of the Battalion.
March 10, 1800 Keeping Col. Smith Out of Jail Alexander Hamilton William Burrows Hamilton applauds Burrows for not forcing the issue on Col. Smith's debt to the extent that he would have gone to jail, which would have ruined Smith. Hamilton seconds Col. Troup's advice to use anonymous names for the bail of Smith.
January 4, 1796 Discussion of Inflammatory Article Supposedly Published by Benjamin Stoddert Captain Thomas Truxtun Josiah Fox Letter, discusses article in the Maryland Journal regarding the raising of a Frigate, claiming Stodder [Stoddert] wrote the anonymous article.
February 2, 1792 Intelligence Report to the Secretary at War Anonymous Henry Knox This letter is an anonymous intelligence report from the frontier to Henry Knox, asking him not to reveal the correspondence between them to Judge McComb. Also, in order to prevent the Saganaw and Michillimakina Indians from assisting other hostile tribes on the frontier, the sender of the report recommends that Knox authorize the release of Indian prisoners. Further states that the paroled...
May 20, 1797 Advice Regarding Forwarded Letter Josiah Fox Forman Cheesman Letter, advises regarding forwarded letter and enclosures.
August 14, 1797 Request for Copy of Letter from Secretary McHenry Patrick Ferrall Josiah Fox Letter, asks for copy of McHenry letter.
October 13, 1791 Knox sends a sea letter to Hayes Henry Knox Moses Hays Letter, encloses sea letter for the ship Jefferson.
August 23, 1793 Autograph Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, encloses letter to Knox.
January 18, 1796 Letter Regarding Pay of Mrs. Roberts Miscarried Staats Morris William Simmons Letter sent by personal hand as far as New York to be put in the Post Office. Letter miscarried, therefore Morris included a duplicate of his previous letter, enclosed.
March 17, 1792 Knox forwards letter from Pinkney to Washington Henry Knox George Washington Letter, encloses letter for General Pinckney.
October 20, 1798 Reference to Letter Only Richard Bland Lee Alexander Hamilton notation of letter in appendix only, no letter found.
August 3, 1793 Finding the Missing Letter Thomas Jefferson [not available] In this mostly illegible letter, the author promises to send the letter written by him if he can find it.
February 14, 1784 Letter from Major Sumner Major John Sumner John Pierce Partial letter only - unable to determine the gist of the letter.
January 6, 1794 Regarding Correspondence with Major Stagg Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, encloses letter to Major Stagg, believing Stagg has misplaced or forgotten about the original.
September 29, 1791 Letter Received Henry Knox Isaac Craig Notification that letter has been received.
September 22, 1791 Receipt of Your Letter Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler Knox acknowledges receipt of Butler's letter of the 5th of September.
November 14, 1794 Copy of a Letter Sent to Mr. Harrison Samuel Hodgdon William Henry Harrison No letter is shown.
December 25, 1789 Thomson forwards a letter to Knox Charles Thomson Henry Knox Letter, encloses letter; discusses Revolutionary War.
January 20, 1795 Important Letter from Gen. Robertson Forwarded William Blount Timothy Pickering Received urgent letter from Gen. Robertson, felt it contained important information that Sec. of War must read; forwarded letter express. Pickering enclosed his answers to Gen. Robertson.
August 15, 1791 Knox advises Jones to obtain a sea letter for passport Henry Knox John Coffin Jones Letter, advises re procuring sea letter.
May 21, 1790 Knox replies to George Joy's request Henry Knox George Joy Letter, discusses letter of recommendation.
March 24, 1795 Letter Submitted for Approval Timothy Pickering George Washington Enclosed draft of letter to Gov. Blount. Approval submitted by Wolcott, Bradford, and Randolph.