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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 7, 1786 Enclosed copies of receipts of agent expenditures John Pierce Unknown Recipient Encloses copies of the receipts of agents and their expenditures; mentions act of Congress and certificates.
September 7, 1786 Arrearage to the State of Delaware John Pierce Nicholas Van Dyke The Office of Army Accounts encloses copies of the receipts for agents of the line from Delaware for arrears due the agents.
January 9, 1787 Application for Receipts Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Samuel Huntington In accordance with a request by John Pierce, Wolcott is requesting that Huntington transmit to him copies of regimental agents' receipts so that settlements can be completed.
December 15, 1786 Concerning Vouchers and Certificates John Pierce Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts and Paymaster General concerning vouchers and certificates.
September 23, 1785 Propriety of printing versus writing John Pierce Board of Treasury John Pierce submits to the Board of Treasury a proposal to print copies of the account register for each state. According to Pierce, the states will need these registers to verify the activities of the agents assigned to settle accounts.
September 7, 1786 Enclosed receipts to various governors John Pierce John Sullivan Encloses to various northern governors copies of the receipts of the agents of the Line in that governor's particular state, for the certificates issued by the Office. This is in light of the recent theft of certificate paper, which the office is worried will lead to much counterfeiting.
January 3, 1787 Settlement of Major Erkuries Beatty account Major Erkuries Beatty Joseph Howell Beatty has sent copies of receipts for payments to Colonel Harmer's Regiment so that his account can be settled promptly.
September 23, 1785 Regarding need for multiple copies of the registry of settlement securities issued states for arrears due the Army John Pierce Board of Commissioners Letter, discusses the need for multiple copies of the registry of settlement securities issued states for arrears due the Army; advises printing the registry.
September 3, 1797 Request for Printing of Copies of Form Document James McHenry Josiah Fox Letter, encloses form; directs copies printed.
December 15, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Oliver Wolcott Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts to Oliver Wolcott regarding receipts and certificates.
August 7, 1794 Encloses Notes on Timber for Frigate Planks Tench Coxe Henry Knox Encloses more detailed notes on size and quantity of white oak and pine timbers for planks for the frigates as requested by Mr. Humphreys. If these notes are approved, he will send copies out to agents.
September 28, 1797 Reprimand Regarding Receipts William Simmons Samuel Parmele Reprimands Parmele for sending a parcel of copies of receipts for bounty paid recruits without enclosing a list specifying paid amount and items. Further advice given regarding receipt collection.
December 30, 1800 Paying and employing necessary agents Samuel Dexter James Miller Judges that Quarter Master General is competent to employ and pay agents.
July 14, 1794 Request to Pay Officers War Department Alexander Hamilton Secretary of the Treasury to provide sums of money to the naval agents who have accepted their appointments and are ready to begin operations.
September 14, 1795 Cost of Printing Timothy Pickering Robert Brooke Notification that Col. Steele left $1,900.00 to pay C. Cist for copies of Regulations for the Order and Dicipline of the Troops of the United States and copies of certain laws if Virginia produced. Mentioned translation of some documents into German. Pickering has paid Cist per Steele's request. Requests advice on what to do with some remaining money that was withheld due to some copies being...
November 29, 1799 Enclosed Receipts for Armory Accounts Joseph Williams [not available] Williams encloses receipts for the accounts of the armory. He asks that the money be forwarded as post notes or U.S. bills. Copies of the receipts are on the same page as the note.
October 6, 1785 Instructions to reconcile accounts John Pierce Ebenezer Jackson The Commissioner of Army Accounts forwards copies of the register of accounts for the Georgia Line to Ebenezer Jackson. Pierce provides Jackson with instructions to reconcile these accounts in accordance with an enclosed act of Congress.
April 23, 1798 Unauthorized Agents William Simmons Dwight Foster Discussion of unauthorized agents certifying documents regarding pay and subsistence.
April 2, 1800 Copies of entries in books David Henley William Simmons Reports payment according to previous letter. Forwards copies of his books for the month of February.
March 13, 1786 Settlement of the Continental Lines John Pierce Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Copies of documents needed to settle the accounts of the Continental Lines of the states are to be transmitted to the state executives
September 7, 1786 Counterfeited certificates John Pierce John Sullivan Writes John Sullivan, the President of the State of New Hampshire, on the subject of the counterfeited certificates, and inspections of the office.
May 15, 1793 Original Receipts Required Joseph Howell Henry Knox Executive cannot reimburse Virginia without original receipts from the expenses accrued for the protection of the frontier.
November 28, 1797 Meetings with the Agents to Receive the Stipend Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins encloses notes and transcriptions of his meetings with the agents appointed to receive the stipend. He thinks that St. Mary's might be a suitable place for commercial ventures or public officials to set up.
July 14, 1794 Money for naval agents Henry Knox Alexander Hamilton Secretary Knox requests that Hamilton place in the hands of the naval agents certain sums of money with which to commence their operations.
April 18, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Lynn Simmons provides Lynn an affidavit to be used in the absence of original receipts.