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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
April 1784 Relative to pay of Artificers John Pierce Colonel Pickering Questions regarding the pay entitlements of officers of artificers;
July 11, 1797 Pay of the garrison and artificers at West Point William Simmons Nehemiah Freeman Acknowledges receipt of muster and pay rolls for the West Point garrison. Requests a certificate signed by the Superintendent of Artificers attesting to the employment of the artificers.
May 10, 1792 Permission to Enlist Artificers Henry Knox Bezaleel Howe Howe authorized enlistment of artificers such as carpenters, wheelwrights, blacksmiths, and armourers.
November 4, 1795 Money Paid to Director of Artillery Artificers Daniel Stevens William Simmons Stevens has received $362 from the Treasury and paid it to the Director of Artillery Artificers.
1785 List of Pay and Rations for the military establishment.. [not available] [not available] List of pay and rations for military establishment; Categories include directory; professors; Staff department; Hospital department; infantry; cavalry; artillery; sappers and mines; artificers; masters of manufactures; artificers of first class; artificers of second class; tradesmen.
March 16, 1797 Support for Extra Pay of Mr. Dransy, Adj. Gen. of Artificers Stephen Rochefontaine William Simmons Payment of Pvt. Flood, cobbler, who made thirty pairs of shoes for soldiers at West Point. Rules governing artificers discussed. Artificers under direction of Mr. Dransy benefited U.S. through their repair of the barracks and machinery; Rochefontaine supports the extra pay for Dransy.
November 16, 1792 Winter Quarters, Artificers, Log Town, and Cleaning of Shot Isaac Craig Henry Knox Mentions preparations for winter quarters at Log Town; furnished with necessary implements and material for building; party of artificers followed. Mr. Campbell had a man cleaning the shot that was sent to the fort.
October 19, 1785 Half pay claimed by artificers John Pierce President of Congress John Pierce, Commissioner of Army Accounts, reports to Congress on the commutation claimed by officers of the corps of artificers.
July 25, 1786 Status of the artillery Artificers; claims by Major Perkins Joseph Howell Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Pierce not being available, the author has opened the letter. The status of the artillery Artificers has not yet been resolved by Congress so no action can be taken on their claims. The claims by Major Perkins related to wood forage should properly be handled by Mr. Milligan.
July 7, 1794 Statement of Expenditures for Fortifications at New London Nathaniel Richards War Department Itemized list of expenditures for fortifications at this city, which includes payments to different artificers, materials used, and equipment bought.
October 6, 1786 Committee of Congress John Pierce Samuel Hodgdon Encloses the report of a committee of Congress respecting the artificers.
August 31, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Nicholas Fish Simmons authorizes Fish to make payment to Ebenezer Stevens.
January 14, 1791 Appointment of John Tharp as a Superintendant of Artificers Henry Knox Joseph Howell Knox appoints John Tharp a Superintendant of Artificers to be employed on the western frontier.
July 4, 1798 Certification of Military Service E. Starr Samuel Hodgdon Encloses a certificate that testifies to the service of Jonathan Phillips as a Lieutenant in the Corps of Artificers during the Revolutionary War, at which time he served with "faithfulness and approbation".
January 14, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing to Artillerists, Engineers, & Artificers James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing & blankets for troops of the 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers, as well as clothing for artificers employed at Fort Mifflin.
July 25, 1792 On a letter and documents regarding artificers at garrison, to be forwarded to President of United States John P. Smith [not available] Promises a full and accurate statement at first opportunity. The letter to the President will come unsealed, which Smith requests that Hodgdon peruse, seal, and deliver to the President.
August 31, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Ebenezer Stevens Fever in Philadelphia causes the Accountant's Office to relocate to Trenton. This move occurs over August 24-7, 1799. Simmons informs Stevens to expect payment from Nicholas Fish.
March 14, 1793 Joseph King late Agent to the Regiment of Artificers in Account with the United States. Joseph Howell Joseph King Settlement with Joseph King late Agent to the Reg. of Artificers in Account with the United States.
December 19, 1795 Pay of Jerome Merlbrie director of Artillery Artificers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $306 is due Jerome Merlbrie for his pay as a director of Artillery Artificers from July through November 1795.
November 9, 1792 Craig discusses military stores and shipment with Hodgdon Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig discusses artificers and the settlement of Mr. Turnbull's account with Samuel Hodgdon.
October 17, 1795 Pay of Jerome Merlbrie, director of Artillery Artificers William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $362.00 is due Jerome Merlbrie, director of Artillery Artificers, being the balance of his pay from April 1794 through June 1795, sum to be transmitted to Daniel Stevens, supervisor Charleston South Carolina.
[not available] Commutation to Artificers John Pierce Unknown Recipient Commutation to artificers, from John Pierce. Image not available.
December 5, 1792 Account of Joseph Thomas Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Joseph Thomas, late of Baldwin's Artificers. Thomas is owed 73 dollars.
November 3, 1785 Commutation exemption John Pierce Thomas Patten John Pierce, Commissioner of Army Accounts, informs Captain Thomas Patten that officers of artificers are "expressly excepted" from receiving commutation.
September 12, 1786 Petition of Daniel Pendleton John Pierce Charles Thomson The Commissioner for Settling the Accounts of the late Army has reported on the Petition of Daniel Pendleton, late captain of artificers.