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August 9, 1793 Estimate of Expenses; Dispatches for General Wayne Henry Knox Isaac Craig Estimate of expenses will be analyzed. Notes that expenses have already exceeded estimates. Asks that dispatches for General Wayne be secretly delivered by express boat.
December 11, 1795 Payment and Estimate of Expenditures Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Payment of Sproat for his work at Assistant Quartermaster General discussed. Enclosed estimate of expenditures requested money to be forwarded soon to complete business transactions for the year.
December 27, 1796 Revision of Estimates John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Previous estimate of expenses will fall short, additions made to estimate to meet expenditures of Quartermaster's Department. Cannot provide estimates for the Indian or Hospital Department. Drew bills for D. Harragan, Quartermaster General at Fort Washington.
August 10, 1792 Estimate for Purchase of Spades and Shovels Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for the purchase of 500 spades and the like number of iron shovels.
October 2, 1799 Estimate of the Expenses of the War Department Samuel Lewis Samuel Hodgdon As he prepares his estimate of the expenses of the War Department for the ensuing year, Lewis requires the following from Hodgdon: an estimate of Hodgdon's salary as Superintendent of Military Stores; the clerks employed in his office; the amount of stationery, wood, and contingent expenses; the number of laborers and their pay; the amount of rents for stores;
October 30, 1792 Estimate for Articles Wanted in the Quartermaster General's Department at Pittsburgh Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for listed articles wanting in the Quartermaster General's Department at Pittsburg.
March 30, 1786 Estimate of Wagons to go with troops to Pittsburgh Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for wagons to attend troops marching to Pittsburgh with estimate of travel times.
September 28, 1784 Estimate of pay for the repair and cleaning of arms Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sum necessary for paying for the repair of arms.
August 2, 1794 Estimate for SouthWest Territory expenses for 1793 to 1794. David Henley Henry Knox This is Henley's general estimate of the expenses incurred for the defense of the Southwestern Territory for 1793 with Governor Blount's estimate for the ordinary expenses of governments for the ensuing year 1794.
October 3, 1796 General Estimate of the Expenses of the Accountant's Officer James McHenry William Simmons In order for the Secretary of War to provide a general estimate of the expenses of the War Department, Simmons is directed to report the number of clerks, with their salaries, needed to carry out the duties of his office. Also needed are the contingent expenses related to the general items required in the office and their amount for the year 1797.
April 20, 1793 My Estimate for the Present Year's Supply James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon O'Hara expresses his pleasure that his estimate for the present year's supply is so promptly attended and repeats his request that every article be of the highest quality.
April 6, 1798 General Stores Wanting for Vessels on the Lakes Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry The Quartermaster General has requested an estimate of the stores needed for the vessels on the lakes so it is enclosed for McHenry's order.
November 3, 1791 Request for Estimate Henry Knox Isaac Craig Request estimate of possible revenue from sale of building materials used to construct new magazine and stores buildings.
January 6, 1797 Weather, Supplies, and Payment Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Noted severe weather and conditions on river related to ice. Arrival of newspapers, Indian baggage, and other supplies described. Enclosed estimate of expenditures for Pittsburgh. Requests compensation for past services.
September 7, 1796 Enclosed Estimates John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Enclosed estimate for the Quartermasters Department, Indian Department, and Hospital Department for months of July, August, September. Reason for not drawing up estimate sooner was that Wilkins needed to be present at several of the posts requiring supplies before making an accurate estimate.
October 22, 1785 Estimate for teams to take supplies to Pittsburgh Quartermaster General's Department Henry Knox From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate for three teams wanted to transport military cargo to Pittsburg.
October 6, 1800 General Estimate of the expenditures for [the] establishment at Springfield [in] the year 1801. Joseph Williams [not available] Report, estimate of expenditures for the post of Springfield in 1801.
July 21, 1786 Estimate of cost to transport supplies to Pittsburgh Quartermaster General's Department Henry Knox From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sums wanting for the payment of listed wagoners for transportation of stores and baggage belonging to the 1st (First) American Regiment from Philadelphia and Trenton to Pittsburg
January 15, 1791 Estimate of Pay, Subsistence, and Forage Henry Knox [not available] An estimate of pay, subsistence, and forage for nine months from the 1st day of March to the 30th of November, 1790, according to the arrangement of Virginia.
January 9, 1798 Request for Information on Weekly Rations Josiah Fox Tench Francis Letter, asks for estimate of the weekly ration; mentions Naval Department.
October 10, 1794 Estimate of War Dept. Expenses for 1795 Joseph Nourse Joseph Howell In order to develop an estimate of the expenses of the General Government for the coming year, as required by Congress, Nourse wants Howell to provide an estimate of the monies required to defray the expenses of the War Department for the ensuing year.
February 19, 1798 Estimate of Stationery for 1798 Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Letter, encloses estimate for stationery.
April 19, 1784 Estimate of Pay of Workmen Samuel Hodgdon Superintendent of Finance Cover letter for estimate for pay of workmen .
February 25, 1784 Estimate for services Quartermaster General's Department [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of the sum necessary for payment of the accounts of listed persons for services performed.
September 21, 1793 Estimate of Money and Statement of Account James O'Hara Henry Knox Encloses estimate of money and statements of accounts needed for the present campaign.