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March 2, 1789 Engaging a Cooper from Boston William Price Henry Knox Price submits returns of ordnance and quartermasters stores for February. There is a cooper in Boston, formerly a sergeant in Colonel Crane's regiment, who wants to reenlist. West Point is in need of a cooper who is in the permanent employ of the government. Price asks if he should be engaged for one, two, or three years; he will send for the cooper as soon as Knox replies. A cooper is needed by...
July 11, 1800 Settlement of Accounts William Simmons Caleb Swan Simmons sent Swan the account information for Lieut. William Cooper and notified him of the settlement of Cooper's accounts, Swan to hold Cooper accountable for money owed United States.
June 27, 1792 Account of Samuel Cooper Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of pay and service for Samuel Cooper, late a private in the 3rd Regiment of Light Dragoons.
August 1, 1791 Roll of Captain James Cooper's Company Captain James Cooper William Blount Roll of Captain James Cooper's Company remaining in Washington District, reported to Governor Blount under his order 1 August 1791, and signed by Captain James Cooper at Jonesboro Tennessee.
December 9, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Garret Cooper William Simmons Garret Cooper William Simmons reminds Garret Cooper to send receipts with his pay rolls.
March 2, 1787 Arrangement for Powder Cask Contract William Price Henry Knox Informs Knox that he has yet to meet with a cooper to determine the price of constructing powder casks. The returns for February have been sent.
July 2, 1789 Hired a Cooper, Airing the Powder William Price Henry Knox Price received Knox's letter of June 5. He has begun airing the powder and engaged a cooper at the rate of 3 pounds per month and one ration per day. He was unable to hire a cooper until June 22. Price has engaged hoop poles, which will need to be paid three months from the date he hired the cooper. He encloses returns of ordnance and quartermasters stores.
January 16, 1792 Powder to Cooper's Ferry John Stagg William Knox Enclosed is a return of the powder forwarded from New York to Cooper's Ferry.
November 13, 1797 Cited letter or document, Garret Cooper to William Simmons Garret Cooper William Simmons Letter, CITATION Only. Cited in Simmons to Cooper, 11/18/1797.
July 3, 1799 Letter Citation Doctor John Cooper William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Cooper, 06/29/1799.
November 23, 1797 Cited letter or document, Garret Cooper to William Simmons Garret Cooper William Simmons Letter, CITATION Only. Cited in Simmons to Cooper, 12/09/1797.
July 27, 1797 Recommendations for Coppering of Frigate Constitution James McHenry George Claghorn Expressed necessity for the ship Constitution to be "coopered on the stocks before she is launched". Orders to cooper the ship to the "high water mark" as soon as the bottom of the boat has been prepared.
April 10, 1793 Captain Cooper's report as evidence of claim of pay William Blount Henry Knox Blount sends copies of his order to Captain James Cooper and his report of the month of August 1791 as evidence of claim of pay.
March 20, 1787 Hiring a Cooper to Make Casks William Price Henry Knox Price has found a cooper who is well recommended and will work at West Point on the following terms: pay to be either 5 pounds 10 shillings per month and half rations or 16 pence per casks and half rations. Price cannot estimate the total amount this will cost because the number of casks needed is unknown. They may need a cooper in the summer as well, so Price thinks it best to pay him the...
January 31, 1797 Vouchers to close Cooper's accounts William Simmons Captain James Cooper Requests that Captain Cooper provide his account and vouchers for money received from the War Office so that Simmons can close his accounts
February 20, 1800 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Doctor John Cooper Simmons informs Cooper to expect payment from Capt. James Read.
September 23, 1789 David Burtsier, Cooper William Price Henry Knox The bearer, David Burtsier, was employed as a cooper in the ordnance department for three months and is now discharged.
April 18, 1787 Hiring Cooper, Wind Damage, Need for More Men, Request for Oil William Price Henry Knox Price refers to the cooper's terms laid out in his letter of March 20 and asks Knox whether or not they should hire the cooper. A strong wind has damaged some of the buildings, including the magazine and the roof of the magazine at Fort Putnam. The four deserters reduced the number of men to the point where they cannot mount a proper guard at Fort Clinton. Price still needs gallons of oil for the...
November 18, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Capt. Cooper William Simmons Garret Cooper William Simmons informs Capt. Cooper that he stands charged with the pay of his company.
April 2, 1799 Certification of payments; Ensign Joseph C. Cooper, Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $81.06 to Ensign Joseph C. Cooper, Regiment of Infantry, for pay and subsistence.
April 15, 1799 Certification of payments; Lieutenant Alexander Cooper, 3d Regiment of Infantry William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $80.83 pay and subsistence to Lieutenant Alexander Cooper, 3d Regiment of Infantry.
November 4, 1798 Authorization for payment Lieutenant William Cooper, 2d Regiment of Artillery William Cooper William Simmons Written from Rhinebeck New York, Lt. Cooper of the 2nd Regiment of Artillery asks Simmons to authorize the Supervisor of New York to provide two month's pay which he believes is due him.
November 13, 1798 Certification of payments; Lieutenant William L. Cooper, 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $41 to Lieutenant William L. Cooper, 2d Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers.
July 3, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Doctor John Cooper Simmons informs Dr. Cooper that the bill for medical services was received and that Capt. James Reed was directed to pay it.
April 24, 1789 Samuel Cooper solicits an appointment from Knox Samuel Cooper Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment in War Office.