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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 26, 1794 Extract of Letter [not available] [not available] Extract Letter, discusses movement of two detachments, mentions appointment of Kirkpatrick.
December 22, 1797 Muster, Pay, and Receipt Rolls for Detachments Isaac Craig William Simmons Craig sends muster, pay, and receipt rolls for the detachments and recruits recently arrived at Pittsburgh.
April 28, 1791 Status of Detachments Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox reports on the status of the various detachments who are joining the expedition to the western frontier. He has heard nothing from Maryland and Virginia but understands the recruiting is going well in both places. As soon as the detachments arrive at the frontier, St. Clair is to deploy them and then dismiss the militia.
August 20, 1799 Reports Arrival of Vouchers; Requests List of Detachments and Regiments Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Secretary of Treasury informs that vouchers for stores received and delivered by James Seagrove were delivered to McHenry's office. Requests delivery to Hodgdon's office. Requests information about which detachments and regiments owns which stores.
December 26, 1794 Apppointment of Kirkpatrick, Movement of Troops Isaac Craig Henry Knox Copy, discusses movement of two detachments, mentions appointment of Kirkpatrick.
November 18, 1796 Articles Needed for Detachments at Governors Island James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon is asked to direct Mr. Harris to forward the following articles to the men of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at Governors Island near New York: pairs of woolen overalls, pairs of socks, and pairs of shoes (large sizes). Since their detachments are under orders for Norfolk and Charleston these articles should be forwarded immediately via [?] and South Amboy.
August 4, 1798 Certification of payments; detachments at Fort McHenry, Baltimore William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $412.14 is due two detachments at Fort McHenry under the command of Captain Staats Morris, being for the pay and subsistence of Lieutenants Philip Landais and Samuel Dyson, and the non-commissioned officers and privates for July 1798.
March 29, 1790 Knox proposes ideas for legislation regarding medical support to the troops Henry Knox [not available] Document, Act relative to troops.
October 23, 1794 Disposition of Militia from New Jersey & Pennsylvania Alexander Hamilton George Washington Hamilton reports on the disposition of two detachments of militia the need for which is in dispute. [Whiskey Rebellion]
August 22, 1798 Letter Signed, Benjamin Stoddert to Samuel Hodgdon Benjamin Stoddert Samuel Hodgdon Directs the delivery of arms and accoutrements for two detachments of Marines ordered to be sent to vessels.
October 12, 1796 Recruiting account William Simmons John Lovell Lovell's recruiting account and expenses for marching two Army detachments from Boston to Rhode Island. Mentions expenses for pursuit of deserters.
April 1, 1796 Pay of Detachments on the Wilderness Trace, Kentucky, called into service by Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $4,064.64 is due three detachments of militia stationed on the Wilderness Trace in Kentucky, called into service by Isaac Shelby, Governor of Kentucky.
September 3, 1794 Contracts for Rations and Supplies Tench Coxe David Henley Price and acquisition of rations and supplies for travel to Knoxville.
May 1796 Detachments sent to Canada James McHenry Lord Dorchester McHenry informs Governor-General Lord Dorchester in Canada that, according to the second article in the Treaty of Amity, U.S. detachments are being sent to the posts at Oswego and Niagara and the current occupants have orders for evacuation. McHenry stresses that he desires friendly relations with Britain.
June 30, 1784 Settlement of arrearages of pay John Pierce Thomas Condy Discusses the settlement of arrearages of pay to the American Regiment and detachments of artillery and the pay of the subsistence to the remaining garrison at West Point.
February 9, 1795 Regarding distributing pay, ammunition and rations of certain detachments of Kentucky militia Joseph Howell John Edwards Encloses copy of instructions for distributing pay, ammunition and rations of certain detachments of Kentucky militia. Since considerable time has elapsed since advance of money, Howell wishes to close transactions.
May 26, 1798 Certification of payments; detachments at Fort Oswego, New York William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $1082.24 is due two detachments, one of Artillerists and Engineers and the other of Infantry, both at Fort Oswego, New York under Lieutenant Nanning J. Vischer, being his and their pay from September 1797 through February 1798.
June 1, 1798 Certification of payments; detachments at Fort Niagara, New York William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $317.33 is due two detachments, one of Artillerists and Engineers and the other of Infantry, at Fort Niagara under Major John Jacob Ulrich Rivardi, being the pay of Captain James Bruff, Surgeon's Mate John G. Coffin (including forage) and the non-commissioned officers and privates for April 1798.
July 7, 1792 Army Detachments to Pittsburgh Henry Knox Anthony Wayne It is good news that the frontier is quiet. Troops are in motion from Virginia and Maryland and several detachments under Campbell and Asheton should arrive in Pittsburgh soon. Recruiting continues to languish.
October 21, 1794 Clothing for Detachments in the Rear George Washington Alexander Hamilton Washington questions the necessity and expense of providing clothing, rations, and pay for the detachments in the rear who will not contribute to quelling the insurgency. [Whiskey Rebellion]
July 17, 1795 Expenditures and Accounting Isaac Craig William Simmons Enclosed muster and pay roll for several detachments at the upper posts of the Ohio and vouchers of expenditures related to the transportation of deserters.
December 26, 1794 Appointment, Readiness of Kirkpatrick Isaac Craig Henry Knox Mentions Kirkpatrick appointment, pleasantries.
April 1, 1796 Pay of John James for mustering scouts and militia on Wilderness Trace, Kentucky William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $25 is due John James, Esquire for mustering and qualifying three detachments of militia on the Wilderness Road in Kentucky from Jan. 7, 1795 to Jan. 7, 1796.
March 17, 1800 Certification of payment; detachments of militia under Lieutenant Joseph Bartholomew, and Lieutenant Joseph Hunter, and a detachment of spies called into service by the Governor of Kentucky for the protection of the frontier of Jefferson County William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $834.58 to detachments of militia under Lieutenant Joseph Bartholomew, and Lieutenant Joseph Hunter, and a detachment of spies called into service by the Governor of Kentucky for the protection of the frontier of Jefferson County.
April 25, 1796 Pay of Detachments of Kentucky Militia William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $405 is due the detachments of militia protecting the counties of Franklin and Shelby in Kentucky under the command of Lieutenant William Hubbell and Sergeant Allen Richardson, being their pay during May - August 1795.