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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 5, 1794 Payment to contractor for supply of militia Monongalia District Jaquelin Ambler Henry Knox Ambler received $283.65 for express hire respecting embargo and $500 advanced to contractor for supplying militia of Monongalia District.
August 24, 1799 My attention will be confined to my own district... Alexander Hamilton James McHenry "On the subject of Winter Quarters, my attention will of course be confined to my own district. Doubtless, attention is paying by others to the troops which will be stationed within General Pinckney's district."
February 15, 1793 Hobby solicits appointment as Marshall for the District of Maine from Knox John Hobby Henry Knox Letter, asks for appointment as Marshall for the District of Maine, since the present Marshall, Henry Dearborn, has been elected into Congress.
January 8, 1795 Legal Action Against Illegal Stills Alexander Hamilton Tench Coxe The Secretary of the Treasury requests the Commissioner of the Revenue to take measure with District Attorney for illegal stills found in the fourth District (region where Whiskey Rebellion took place in 1794).
April 12, 1794 Defense of Miro District George Washington Henry Knox President Washington approves of Knox's report respecting the defense of the Miro District, and the Governor of the Southwestern Territory is authorized to carry it into effect.
April 13, 1799 Assigning Officers to Sub-Districts Alexander Hamilton Thomas Lloyd Moore "Relying that you will lose no time in assigning your Officers to the different subdistricts--I request that you will transmit me a list showing the name of the principal Officer of each sub-district and the particular sub-district to which he is assigned. You will also...forward a duplicate to the Secretary of War."
March 23, 1796 Statement of Certificates Transmitted to the War Office of the United States by the Judge of the District Court for the District of Virginia of Invalid Pensions Multiple Authors [not available] A statement of Certificates transmitted to the War Office of the United States by the Judge of the District Court for the District of Virginia of Invalid pensions. Applicants examined by Commissioners appointed by him. List of pensioners names and disability.
June 14, 1794 Protection of the Mero District William Blount General James Robertson The Governor of the Southwest Territory (Tennessee) encloses a copy of a letter from the Secretary of War which ordered him to extend a degree of protection to the district of Mero. Discusses the potential for "hostile Indians."
February 22, 1799 Divsion of New Hampshire into Recruiting Districts Samuel Livermore Alexander Hamilton Livermore provides his opinion as to how New Hampshire should be divided into recruiting districts with each county comprising a district and a town within each county as the district headquarters.
July 23, 1795 Payment Due George Farragut David Henley William Blount The United States owes Farragut $612.22 for services in the militia in Washington and Hamilton District in the Territory south of the Ohio.
April 18, 1793 Relieving the District of Mero William Blount General Robertson Upon his arrival in Nashville, Major Beard will receive his orders as to his operation to protect the district of Mero from invasion by the Creeks.
October 12, 1793 Recommendation of Candidate for District Attorney Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, recommends candidate for district attorney.
January 31, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Henry Miller William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $31.77 is due Henry Miller, Supervisor of the district of Pennsylvania, being his commissions for receiving and paying monies from the Dept. of War from March 9, 1795 to July 23, 1796.
March 23, 1791 Organization of the Battalion in Washington District Henry Knox John Sevier Knox outlines in detail the organization and mission of the militia batallion to be raised in Washington District.
August 18, 1788 Resolution of Congress dated 12 August 1788, and extension of Superintendent Indian Affairs Northern District William Knox Arthur St. Clair William Knox sends resolution of Congress dated 12 August 1788. Also encloses copy of Secretary of War letter with resolve continuing Superintendent Indian Affairs Northern District in office for two months.
June 7, 1799 Spirit of Disaffection in His District Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Major Adlum has written to Ogden that the spirit of disaffection in his district will certainly retard recruiting. Ogden hopes that Ogden's command of a detachment in Easton will not interfere with his service as a recruiter.
March 5, 1799 Arrangement of Recruiting Districts in Massachusetts John Brooks [not available] The proposed arrangement of the recruiting districts in Massachusetts. Because of the need to include whole counties, achieving equal numbers of inhabitants in the individual districts is not practical.
June 5, 1794 Payment to contractor for supply of militia Monongalia District [not available] Henry Knox Ambler received $180.65 for express hire respecting the embargo and $500 to the contractor for supplying volunteer militia of Monongalia District.
October 9, 1792 Ordering of militia into service Henry Knox Henry Lee Letter, directs movement of Washington District Militia to be dispatched to Miro district on Cumberland River under Brigadier General Roberston to put brigade into best possible state of defense.
November 22, 1794 Protection of the Mero District William Blount General James Robertson Governor William Blount of Southwest Territory writes Brigadier General James Robertson on the degree of protection for the Mero District. Discusses the militia to be in service. Also requests that Robertson report any murders or thefts by hostile Indians on the frontier.
March 29, 1800 Newspapers from the Natchez District William C. C. Claiborne Samuel Hodgdon Claiborne presents his compliments to Hodgdon and thanks him for the loan of newspapers received from the Natchez District which will be returned the following day.
March 29, 1798 Certification of payments; account of Joshua Wentworth supervisor district New Hampshire William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $41.99 is due Joshua Wentworth, late Supervisor of the District of New Hampshire, being the amount of his commissions for receiving and paying monies from the War Office between January 15, 1796 and January 14, 1798.
January 21, 1799 Certification of payments; Nicholas Fish, Supervisor of Revenue for District of New York William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; commissions of $72.32 to Nicholas Fish, Supervisor of Revenue for District of New York.
February 23, 1799 Division of New Jersey into Recruiting Districts Aaron Ogden Alexander Hamilton Ogden provides his suggestion for dividing New Jersey into recruiting districts.
February 20, 1797 List of Invalid Pension Applicants from Connecticut Unknown Author [not available] List of invalid pension applicants, whose names were transmitted to the Judge of the district of Connecticut, and who have been re-examined by physicans, agreeably to a Resolve of Congress of the 18th of April 1796. Lists the name, rank, and disability pay for invalids in Connecticut.