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March 17, 1798 Monthly pay on men on frigate Constellation War Office [not available] Monthly pay of the petty officers, seamen, ordinary seamen and marines on frigate Constellation.
November 17, 1791 Pierce Butler estimate for a brigantine of 14 guns equal to about 200 tons Henry Knox Pierce Butler Estimate for Brigantine construction, supplies, and crew. He recommends using live oak; white oak, cedar, and locust for the trunnels.
[not available] Monthly pay for men on United States frigates War Department [not available] Monthly pay of petty officers, Seamen, ordinary seamen and marines on board frigates of United States.
March 16, 1798 Orders for ship Constellation War Office Captain Thomas Truxtun Orders for Captain Truxton to repair with all speed in carrying the ship Constellation out to sea from Baltimore. Ordered to take on board ammunition, provisions, stores, cannon, Seamen and Marines.
May 10, 1797 Delivery of Carpentry Items James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver carpenter tools to Capt Elliott's company.
December 20, 1792 Pledge to issue linen shirts to George Carpenter John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon John Stagg pledges to issue two linen shirts to soldier George Carpenter, who belongs to Captain John Armstrong's Company.
June 27, 1800 Settlement of Account Peter Hagner John G. Coffin Letter received, settlement of accounts for Nanning Vischer requested be paid on Coffin's bills. Discrepancy in charges and credits received by Coffin for the account of John Nugent, carpenter; expenses for tools purchased for the use of the garrison at Niagara.
July 25, 1786 Settlement of Samuel Dilworth accounts Joseph Howell Samuel Dilworth The recipient's accounts are the responsibility of Mr. Burrall's department. Therefore, it will be necessary to deal with him when convenient. If the matter of his accounts is important to the recipient, it should handled promptly.
December 16, 1793 Calculation of the cost of constructing ships of war Joshua Humphreys [not available] An influential shipbuilder calculates the cost of building and maintaining a frigate for the United States. Estimates 23 pounds per ton.
April 12, 1792 Appointment to Surgeon's Mate Henry Knox William McCroskey Appointment letter to Surgeon's Mate of William McCroskey. Enclosed Act of Congress which described the rules and regulations governing the military and all actions relative to its perpetuity.
May 23, 1797 Pay of Frederick Dalcho, Surgeon's Mate William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $39 is due Frederick Dalcho, Surgeon's Mate, being the balance of his pay through April 1797.
May 5, 1798 Preparations & Enlistments for Deployment of Frigate United States James McHenry Captain John Barry Orders Barry to immediately return to the frigate United States, of which he is commander, and make her ready for sea. The lieutenant of Marines is to enlist men for his contingent, and specifies the wages at which the ship's officers are to enlist good candidates for able seamen, midshipmen, and seamen. Those being enlisted to be examined by medical staff and recorded under various...
June 15, 1798 Correspondence from the western posts John Caldwell James McHenry Discusses the murder of an Indian named White Eyes by a boy named Carpenter with a knife and club.
July 21, 1791 Recommendation of Surgeon's Mate Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler Knox recommended Doctor Grasson for position of surgeon's mate in a decent battalion.
August 25, 1786 Claim of surgeon's mate John Pierce Doctor John Brownley Informs John Brownley that his claim for pay as Surgeon's Mate has been received by the office, but has arrived past the date due.
July 29, 1786 Account of Surgeon's Mate Joseph Howell Doctor John Brownley Account of Doctor John Brownley with the United States, serving as Surgeon's Mate in the 4th Virginia Regiment during the Revolutionary War.
March 27, 1797 Pay & Forage of Surgeon's Mate Frederick Dalcho William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $72 is due Frederick Dalcho, Surgeon's Mate, being his pay and forage for January and February 1797.
March 22, 1800 Doctor Barron, Surgeon's Mate Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Dr. Barron is to be considered as a temporary Surgeon's Mate from the time he began to serve in the 14th Regiment. As soon as that date is received, his warrant will be sent.
March 24, 1794 Fortification of Norfolk Henry Knox Henry Lee Recommends Daniel Bedinger to build cannon carriages for Norfolk. If Bedinger is not a suitable choice, Knox allowed Lee to select carpenter. Implies there is uncertainty over whether the cannons are the property of Virginia or the United States. Supply of Norfolk addressed in detail.
June 8, 1796 Estimate of guns and military stores for a small frigate Navy Dept. [not available] Provides an estimate of the price of ordnance and military stores; lists pay of naval officers and crew; discusses equipping Frigate.
April 9, 1795 Payments to officers to enable them to join the army Joseph Howell Thomas H. Cushing List of payments totaling $474.41 made by Joseph Howell to officers to enable them to join the army and which has been deducted by the paymasters of the army from their pay.
April 4, 1794 Important Dispatches for Major General Wayne to be Delivered Without Delay John Stagg Isaac Craig Mr. Carpenter bears important dispatches for Major General Wayne. Secretary of War requests a boat immediately, with guard, to take bearer down Ohio River to Fort Washington.
April 19, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Charles Watrous, surgeon's mate William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $133.74 is due Surgeon's Mate Charles Watrous, being for his pay, subsistence, and forage for January through March 1798.
February 12, 1795 Pay of Richard Griffith, Surgeon's Mate Joseph Howell George Gale The Treasurer remits to Gale a sum to be transmitted to Surgeon's Mate Richard Griffith for his pay.
January 11, 1799 Certification of payments; surgeon's mate Charles Watrous, deceased William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; surgeon's mate Charles Watrous, deceased.