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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 10, 1792 Order to Stop Payment of Injured Soldier Joseph Howell William Powers Return from Caleb Swan showed payment of Richard Savage, Howell ordered a stop in payment if further application was made and requested immediate notification. Accounts enclosed.
June 9, 1784 Application for pay Simeon DeWitt John Pierce Discusses an application for the payment of subsistence pay.
September 24, 1789 Littlefield asks Knox to forward his application to the President William Littlefield Henry Knox Letter, encloses application to President.
October 2, 1797 Request for Application of Payment William Simmons Isaac Craig Simmons notified Craig Lieutenant Charles Martin of 2nd Regiment is indebted to the United States $23.89, and Martin is ready to settle debt. Simmons requests Craig make immediate application to him for payment and on receiving grant and receipts forward records to Office.
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.
March 12, 1790 Hodgdon discusses appointments and invalid pensions with Knox Samuel Hodgdon Henry Knox Letter, discusses payment of Invalid pensions.
May 21, 1797 Letter to the Chickasaws Benjamin Hawkins Chickasaw Nation of Indians The author, which is likely Benjamin Hawkins, discusses his plans for boundary surveys, the rejection of an application of a trader, a letter from Piomingo to General Robertson complaining that the Creeks were stealing horses from the Chickasaws, and the claim of George Colbert against the Cherokees regarding payment for "his negroes."
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.
September 15, 1792 Forgotten Payment Ebenezer Sproat Samuel Hodgdon Sproat forgot to pay Hodgdon for housing. Offer to pay upon application for sum.
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
April 5, 1798 Payment to Colonel Sargent Caleb Swan Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is a memorandum from Colonel Sargent in which he makes application for payment of the money owed him. Since it is not in Swan's power to obtain the money, Hodgdon is asked to obtain payment for Sargent if it is within his power.
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.
June 6, 1786 Application for Arrears John Pierce Colonel Henry Lee Informs Col. Lee that Major Rudolph, in behalf of his deceased brother, has applied to the office for the monies owed. Rudolph's vouchers are missing, apparently lost or stolen by a deserter.
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.
March 27, 1784 Payment of estimates Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Requests payment of estimates respecting the armory.
January 15, 1784 Pay of the Postmaster of the Army John Pierce Christopher Meng Pay of the postmaster to the army and the form of the payment. Lacking money on hand, Pierce can only provide a certificate of the pay due.
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.