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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 16, 1798 Conditional Appointment George Washington James McHenry Detailed description of Washington's appointment and the conditions he set on his appointment.
December 27, 1794 Regarding Major Kirkpatrick appointment as commissary Henry Knox Isaac Craig Original lost, contents believed to mention appointment of Kirkpatrick.
May 13, 1792 Declined Appointment Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Henry Knox With sincere regret Williams declined appointment to Brigadier General due to poor health.
May 13, 1792 Private Letter on Appointment Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Henry Knox Reassured Knox that Williams did not fabricate excuse for not accepting appointment. Noted that he held no personal ambitions to be second in command, a factor that Knox used to try and sell appointment.
June 19, 1789 McLance solicits a federal appointment from Knox David McLane Henry Knox Letter, asks for military appointment.
March 21, 1789 Sherman solicits appointment from Knox Isaac Sherman Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in War Office.
May 6, 1792 Appointment Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Henry Knox Williams honored with Knox's opinion, but cannot accept appointment due to health problems and his current engagement taking care of orphan children.
April 17, 1792 Receipt of Appointment Letter Bezaleel Howe Henry Knox Receipt of appointment letter, requests info on his lieutenant.
August 24, 1789 Pike request appointment from Knox William Pike Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in War Office.
April 24, 1789 Samuel Cooper solicits an appointment from Knox Samuel Cooper Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in War Office.
May 12, 1792 Money for Appointment Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Money intended for Capt. Biggs enclosed, but due to his refusal to accept appointment, money will be given to another officer pending their acceptance.
June 28, 1792 [Duplicate] Appointment to be Forwarded Henry Knox Andrew Moore Capt. William Lowther declined appointment, therefore Knox enclosed appointment letter for William Preston with request for document to be forwarded.
April 12, 1792 Knox informs Willett of promotion Henry Knox Marinus Willett Letter, advises re appointment to Brigadier General.
May 21, 1789 Condy solicits a federal appointment from Knox Thomas Condy Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in Federal Government.
May 3, 1792 [PRIVATE] Appointment Henry Knox Brigadier General Otho H. Williams In the event that Brig. Gen. Morgan declines appointment, Knox hoped to appoint Otho Williams. Requests Williams acceptance or declination of possible appointment.
October 27, 1789 The Baron solicits an appointment from Knox Baron de Glasbreck Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment.
March 15, 1790 Pike requests an appointment from Knox William Pike Henry Knox Letter, asks for recommendation to Excise appointment.
March 7, 1791 Appointment to 2nd Lieutenant Henry Knox Bezaleel Howe Letter, discusses recruiting and mentions appointment.
May 8, 1792 Official Appointment Henry Knox Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Appointment to Brigadier General. Requests return with acceptance or non-acceptance. Enclosed Act of Congress regarding pay, rations, and emoluments.
December 13, 1794 Regarding Rejection of Appointment to Commissary General John Stagg Isaac Craig Recommendation of Kirkpatrick appreciated, but Sec. of Treasury had a second choice for position of Commissary General if Craig declined appointment.
June 28, 1792 Enclosed Appointment Henry Knox Andrew Moore Due to the refusal of another officer, Knox enclosed the appointment of Capt. William Preston which Knox requested Moore give to him.
April 15, 1790 Edwards solicits an appointment from Knox Richard Edwards Henry Knox Letter, asks for military appointment.
March 19, 1789 Knox assures Lott of support Henry Knox Abraham Lott Letter, discusses appointment for Lott.
July 14, 1789 Knox replies to Winslow's request for appointment Henry Knox Isaac Winslow Letter, discusses federal appointment.
July 15, 1791 Appointment of an Indian Agent Good Peter Red Jacket Good Peter discusses the appointment of an Indian agent and the possibility of war.