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March 19, 1799 Re-Submission of Letter Requesting Engineer for Fort McHenry Robert Gilmor James McHenry Gilmer re-submits a letter from mid-February for which he never received a reply, which asked for the sending of an engineer to oversee the Fort McHenry construction.
February 3, 1796 Compensation as Assistant Engineer William Simmons Alexis De Leyritz Requests that De Leyritz state his account for compensation as assistant engineer up to December 31, 1795.
May 17, 1796 Pay of Engineer Isidore Stouf William Simmons John Habersham Notifies Habersham that he is to pay Isidore Stouf for his service as temporary engineer.
August 7, 1795 Payment due W. Mangin, Engineer William Simmons [not available] Simmons certifies that $368.00 is due W. Mangin for pay as assistant engineer from 1 March to 31 July 1795.
January 17, 1797 Pay of Assistant Engineer William Simmons Alexis De Leyritz De Leyritz will receive his pay as assistant engineer in Baltimore for which he had submitted an account
February 15, 1796 Augusta DeGrasse, Temporary Engineer, Paid Daniel Stevens William Simmons Stevens has paid Augusta De Grasse $230 per Simmons' instructions.
January 6, 1796 Payment for Service as Engineer William Simmons Auguste de Grasse Informs the temporary engineer at Charleston that Daniel Stevens, Supervisor of South Carolina, will pay him the sum of 230 dollars.
December 31, 1794 Letter from the Secretary of War Henry Knox Paul H. Perrault Knox notifies Perrault of DeGrasse's appointment as engineer in Georgia.
January 29, 1796 Payment for Fortifications Engineer William Simmons Alexis De Leyritz Informs De Leyritz that he will receive the sum of 357 dollars in compensation for his services as assistant engineer of the Baltimore fortifications.
April 24, 1795 Pay of Charles Vincent, temporay engineer William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $204 is due to Charles Vincent for his pay as a temporary Engineer from March 1st to April 20th 1795.
June 2, 1796 Pay of Nicholas de Finiels, Temporary Engineer William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that forty dollars is due Nicholas De Finiels, temporary engineer, being the balance of his pay for May 1796.
May 30, 1794 Receipt of John Rivardi for payment as temporary engineer John Jacob Rivardi [not available] Rivardi received $250 on account as temporary engineer at Norfolk, Virginia.
March 11, 1797 Pay of engineer John Kilty William Simmons Acknowledges Simmons' letter directing a payment to Mr. De Leritz, assistant engineer
June 13, 1794 Enclosed Receipt of Isidore Stouff for Compensation as Temporary Engineer John Habersham William Simmons Acknowledges Simmons' of May 17, encloses a receipt from money paid Isidore Stouff for compensation as a temporary engineer.
June 2, 1795 Pay of Nicholas de Finiels, temporary engineer William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of sixty dollars is due Nicholas de Finiels, temporary Engineer, being for his pay for May 1795.
March 28, 1794 Receipt of Stephen Rochefontaine for personal expenses as engineer Stephen Rochefontaine Joseph Howell Rochefontaine received $450 for personal and other expenses as temporary engineer.
April 1, 1794 Engineer to fortify the harbor of New York Henry Knox John Lamb Writes General John Lamb - the Collector of the Port of New York - concerning the appointment of an engineer for the purpose of fortifying the harbor of New York.
November 30, 1795 Pay of Charles Waren, temporary engineer William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $61.13 is due Charles Waren being his pay as temporary engineer for November 1795 and for paper furnished by him for that period.
March 17, 1798 Certification of payments; compensation of Alexis DeLeyritz engineer at Baltimore William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $368 is due Alexis DeLeyritz, Engineer at Baltimore, being his compensation as admitted by the Secretary of War for July through December 1797.
October 17, 1795 Pay of Isidore Stouf, temporary engineer William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $486.00 is due Isidore Stouf, temporary engineer, being the balance of his pay from April through August 1795.
March 28, 1794 Appointment as temporary engineer Henry Knox John Jacob Rivardi Instructions to John Jacob Ulrick Rivardi, acting as temporary Engineer in the service of the United States. Rivardi has been appointed engineer for the purpose of fortifying the ports and harbors of Baltimore, Alexandria and Norfolk. Rivardi will be paid at the rate of four dollars a day.
January 12, 1799 Certification of payments; John Hills, Temporary Engineer and Draughtsman William Simmons James McHenry Account of John Hills, temporary engineer and draughtsman, for credit for work on fortification of harbors and for debts for payments made to him. The balance due Hills is $116.18.
February 17, 1801 Certification of payment; John Foncin, Engineer of Boston, for pay William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $186 to John Foncin, Engineer of Boston, for pay.
March 22, 1799 Military Engineer Being Sent to Oversee Fort McHenry's Construction at Baltimore James McHenry Robert Gilmor McHenry responds that Gilmor's letter of mid-February concerning the sending of an engineer to oversee Fort McHenry's construction was received, but not answered as there was trouble finding a suitable engineer. Such a person has now been employed, however, and will set out for Baltimore within the week.
April 11, 1794 [Instructions to Paul Hyacinte Perault, acting as temporary Engineer in the service of the United States] Henry Knox Paul Hyacinte Perault Appointment as Engineer for the fortification of the port in Charleston, SC. Instructions to proceed with construction with haste. Instructions on course of construction included.