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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 11, 1794 Extract of Letter [not available] [not available] Letter, advises re powers of command.
March 22, 1799 Marching to Join My Command Mahlon Ford Alexander Hamilton Major Ford has received Hamilton's orders and will march immediately to join his command.
March 18, 1799 Taking the Command at Rhode Island Lewis Tousard Alexander Hamilton Major Tousard has assumed his command at Rhode Island and will conform himself exactly to Hamilton's orders.
December 7, 1791 Accurate Receipts Joseph Howell Moses Porter Porter will receive from Capt. Miles six months pay for himself and the company under his command. Howell stresses the importance of being as accurate as possible in obtaining receipts from his men and transmitting them with all convenient dispatch.
May 20, 1790 Joy makes recommendation to Knox George Joy Henry Knox Letter, recommends applicant for command of a Cutter.
January 26, 1799 Certification of payments; troops under command of Captain Richard Blackburn William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $691.41 to troops under command of Captain Richard Blackburn.
January 25, 1799 General Command of the Post on the Lakes John Francis Hamtramck Alexander Hamilton While effusively praising Hamilton, Lt. Col. Hamtramck asks that he be given the general command of the post on the Lakes.
March 18, 1791 St. Clair to Command the Frontier Troops Henry Knox Josiah Harmar The President has appointed Major General St. Clair to command the troops on the frontiers so General Harmar is directed to send returns to St. Clair on the state of the troops, stores, and posts under his command.
December 30, 1798 Command of a Troop of Horse Jacob Glen Alexander Hamilton Glen seeks Hamilton's support in obtaining the command of a Troop of Horse.
November 16, 1795 John Foster Williams request for frigate command; and the report of Captain Barry's death Timothy Pickering John Foster Williams Pickering notes that although he has received high recommendations for command of a federal ship, and that the testimony would have great weight with President Washington, there are no openings for frigate command; it is not true that Captain John Barry is dead; he is however recovering from a dangerous illness.
June 27, 1794 Recommends Alexander Murray for a Command in the Navy S. H. Stone George Washington Stone recommends Captain Alexander Murray for a command in the Navy. Murray served as a captain under Stone's command and distinquished himself as a brave and active officer of exceptional character and deportment. Stone cannot judge Murray's nautical talents but knows that he commanded several ships during the last war.
June 12, 1800 Care of the Sick Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice The huts and any public property that may remain at camp with the sick who are too ill to be removed, will, when Col. Rice's command expires, be under the command of the senior officer of the US who is Capt. Stoddard until Major Bewell arrives.
March 19, 1799 Major Ford Takes Command, Etc. Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Major Ford has been directed to take the command as McHenry suggested. However, the detachment did not proceed as Hamilton intended.
July 12, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Jonathan Robeson & men under his command at Baltimore Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $735.67 is due Lieutenant Jonathan Robeson and the men under his command at Baltimore, Maryland, being his and their pay through June 1796.
February 21, 1798 Certification of payments; Lieutenant Claiborne & Recruits William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $497.34 is due Lieutenant Ferdinand Claiborne and the recruits under his command at Richmond barracks, being his and their pay, including that of Ensign Samuel Crutchfield, for December 1797.
September 9, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Muhlenberg & His Men at Mud Island Fort William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $179.13 is due Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg and the men under his command at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for August 1796.
March 4, 1791 Knox appoints Doughty to command Henry Knox John Doughty Letter, informs Doughty of appointment to regiment command.
July 13, 1796 Pay of Captain Edward Miller & His Men at Middletown Connecticut Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $137 is due Captain Edward Miller and the men under his command at Middletown Connecticut, being his and their pay for May and June 1796.
January 12, 1797 Pay of Lieutenant Joseph Guimpie and Captain Staats Morris and the men under his command William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $299 is due Lieutenant Joseph Guimpie and Captain Staats Morris and the men under his command, being their pay for December 1796.
July 11, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant William Willson and the men under his command at Governor's Island, New York Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $112 is due Lieutenant William Willson and the men under his command at Governor's Island, being his and their pay for June 1796.
May 15, 1797 Pay of Captain Miller & Recruits at Middletown, Connecticut William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $63.26 is due Captain Edward Miller and the recruits under his command at Middletown, Connecticut, being his and their pay for April 1797.
May 7, 1788 Regarding the state quota of troops Charles Biddle Henry Knox Letter, advises Knox re command state quota of troops. Lieutenant Colonel Josiah Harmar and other officers therein named are continued in the command of the state's quota of troops to be raised for the defence of the western frontiers
September 17, 1795 Pay of Captain James Bruff and Recruits William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $286.94 is due Captain James Bruff and the recruits under his command at Baltimore, Maryland being his and their pay for July and August 1795.
December 10, 1798 Application for Command of an Artillery Regiment Adam Hoops Alexander Hamilton Hoops seeks command of an Artillery Regiment and includes a letter from General Washington.
April 15, 1800 Posting of Lt. Col. Moore William North Alexander Hamilton Lt. Col. Moore is understood to be under the command of Maj. Gen. Pinckney as are the regiments of which the Secretary of War writes.