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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 13, 1798 Pay & Allowances for Canal Laborers Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon discusses the pay and allowances for the sundry laborers who will work on the new canal.
December 18, 1798 Preparations for the Work on the Canal Samuel Hodgdon John Mackey Hodgdon informs Mackey of the preparations being made for work on the new canal.
September 19, 1794 Discharge of worker from Statist expedition Alexander James Dallas Alexander Hamilton Governor Mifflin has directed that, in compliance with Alexander Dallas's request, a workman by the name of Samuel Owner be discharged from the military expedition headed west to respond to the Whiskey Rebellion. Owner was employed by the United States government, but authorities had drafted him after the outbreak of the insurrection.
July 22, 1794 Letter to Naval Agent Jeremiah Yellot on duties and responsibilities of agent and constructor Henry Knox Jeremiah Yellot Knox notes that the constructor will search out the artificers and laborers, and the naval agent will regulate and pay wages. Includes a provisional appointment of Mr. Rodder. Will forward plans and moulds for frigates. No deviations on the design will be permitted.
May 29, 1797 Enclosed Estimate of Expenditures in Quartermasters Department for Posts Dependent on Fort Washington and Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon List of expenses in Quartermaster's department for posts dependent on Fort Washington and Detroit. Details on purchase of pack horses, pay for laborers and artificiers, payment and provisions for the sloop Detroit.
April 16, 1786 Return of the men deserted from a detachment of the First American Regiment Edward Spear Samuel Hodgdon Return of the men deserted from a detachment of the First American Regiment commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Josiah Harmar, includes their name, age, height, complexion, trade, place of birth, clothing taken with them, and their date of enlistment.
January 9, 1793 Money Wanting in the Commissary of Military Stores Commissary Military Stores [not available] From Quartermaster General's Dept. and Commissary of Military Stores Dept. Account Book. Estimate of monies wanting in the Commissary of Military Stores Department
1790 Present State of the Military and Naval Forces Upon the Island of Cuba James McHenry Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Detailed accounting of the military and naval forces of Cuba which included an assessment of the dissatisfaction of the people with their form of government. Author argued that if the inhabitants were allowed to purchase slaves in proportion to their ability to pay for them, the island's productivity would increase significantly.