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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 24, 1789 Littlefield asks Knox to forward his application to the President William Littlefield Henry Knox Letter, encloses application to President.
May 14, 1798 Application for a Lieutenancy in the Navy John McRea Unknown Recipient McRea has submitted his application for a lieutenancy on board one of the vessels fitted out as convoys for merchant ships. Fearing that a mere application might not be sufficient, he has secured recommendations from friends as well as acquaintances Richard Harrison and Charles Lee.
August 9, 1789 Knox writes to Habersham of Georgia Henry Knox John Habersham Letter, advises re letter of application.
May 24, 1789 Advice on Application to Public Office Henry Knox [not available] Advice on application to public office. Comments on education and reputation.
June 9, 1784 Application for pay Simeon DeWitt John Pierce Discusses an application for the payment of subsistence pay.
June 16, 1789 Fosdick discusses his application for federal appointment with Knox Nathaniel Fosdick Henry Knox Letter, discusses application to federal appointment.
March 12, 1790 Lyman solicits an appointment from Knox Daniel Lyman Henry Knox Letter, discusses application for federal appointment.
November 20, 1800 Letter from the Secretary of War regarding application for commission Samuel Dexter Thomson Randolph Refers to an application for commission received and notes that there is no vacancy.
October 11, 1791 Application of Richard Varick John Stagg Joseph Howell Directed by Henry Knox to transmit the application of Lieutenant Colonel Richard Varick for examination. Varick is claiming an allowance of bounty lands from the United States
May 19, 1790 Application by Capt. Jonathan Pearsee Joseph Howell Henry Knox Letter to the War Secretary regarding an application made by Capt. Jonathan Pearsee to the Office of Army Accounts.
January 8, 1800 Lt. Baldwin's Application for Furlough William S. Smith Alexander Hamilton Lt. Baldwin's second application for a furlough due to ill health is confirmed by Dr. Douglass who says that Baldwin's complaint is syphilis which has contaminated his whole system and rendered him unfit for service.
July 28, 1798 Regarding Application for Officer's Commission James McHenry Jonathan Trumbull Acknowledges receipt of Trumbull's letter recommending "Mr. Huntington" for an officer's commission in the provisional army. McHenry states that he cannot himself promise a commission, but that the application will receive his utmost attention.
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.
July 30, 1798 Credentials of Mr. Macharg George Washington James McHenry Discusses applicant to War Department; encloses Macharg application.
July 19, 1796 Regarding Claim of Samuel Hull for Pension Jonathan Dayton William Simmons Forwards a letter regarding the claim of Samuel Hull, former soldier, whose application for a pension has apparently been suspended. Dayton asks to be informed what is needed to complete the application to make it valid.
August 24, 1786 Application for sundry pay John Pierce Nathaniel Gorham Informs the President of Congress, Nathaniel Gorham, that Major Whitcomb, who commanded an Independent Corps of Rangers, has made an application for the pay of his sundry soldiers.
May 12, 1796 Acknowledged Receipt of Permission to Make an Application for Money Claude P. Pourcheresse William Simmons Encloses his account for four months wages and acknowledges receipt of notice that he can apply to Nathaniel Gorham for additional money.
January 22, 1791 Application of Benjamin Stagg Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Encloses for the Auditor of the Treasury the application of Benjamin Stagg, which he says is similar with Charles Wallington's.
May 30, 1792 Application for vacancy in army Henry Knox William Preston Secretary Knox informs William Preston that his application to fill one of the vacancies in the army has come too late. The vacancies of Captain Alexander Gibson and Captain Howell Lewis have already been filled.
July 10, 1799 John Rowley's Application for a Midshipman's Berth on One of the Frigates Edward Rowley Samuel Hodgdon Rowley requests that Hodgdon support his son's application to the Secretary of the Navy to be a midshipman aboard one of the frigates.
June 12, 1793 Placing the Cart Before the Horse? George Washington Alexander Hamilton The President asks for the cabinet's advice respecting an application for a patent which he believes, in this instance, would be premature.
January 31, 1795 Concerning the application of Major Clark Joseph Howell Uriah Tracy Accountant of the War Department writes the Congressional Chairman of the Committee of Claims on the application of Major John Clark.
April 3, 1794 Application for Commutation Stephen Moylan Joseph Howell Since the law relative to applications for commutation expires soon, Moylan wants instructions as to how to govern his conduct on this business.
May 20, 1784 Pay application John Mercer John Pierce Application for supernumery pay. Mentions having been a prisoner of war for four years during the Revolutionary War
July 3, 1799 Request for Clothing Thomas Parker Alexander Hamilton Clothing requested not yet arrived, dissatisfaction prevails.