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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 7, 1789 Knox advises protocol for delivering a message to the President Henry Knox D. Humphreys Letter, Knox advises that the message respecting the troops should be accompanied by a statement.
December 13, 1792 Message to be delivered to hostile Indians Henry Knox General Israel Chapin Secretary Knox informs General Chapin that Jasper Parrish, the interpreter, arrived with a letter from Chapin's son, enclosing a message from the hostile Indians and also from the Six Nations. He has set out this day on his return to Canandaigua. Requested that the message to the hostile Indians be forwarded to them immediately.
June 16, 1789 COPY: Message to Commissioners Alexander McGillivray John Galphin Proceed to Oconee River to meet commissioners and convey message of peace from Six Nations and desire to begin peace negotiations.
December 24, 1798 Message Relative to Military Establishments James McHenry John Adams Message of the President with a report of the Secretary of War relative to military establishments.
January 7, 1796 Forwarded Message from Congress and Request for Information on Shipbuilding Materials Josiah Fox Joshua Humphreys Letter, encloses message from Congress; asks for information on materials for the frigates now being constructed.
August 13, 1794 Message to the Hostile Indians Anthony Wayne Unknown Recipient Message to Indians from Major General "Mad" Anthony Wayne. Image not available.
January 5, 1793 Message of the Cornplanter and New Arrow Henry Knox President of the Senate of the United States "In obedience to the order of the President of the United States I have the honor to submit to the Senate a message of the Cornplanter and New Arrow to Major General Wayne of the 8th ultimo. The subject of Indians affairs being under the consideration of Congress, the President has conceived it proper that they should be possessed of the message now submitted."
July 13, 1791 Red Jacket's Speech Red Jacket [not available] In his speech, Red Jacket discusses the peace talks, the British forces on the frontier, British and Indian relations, and Indian independence.
August 3, 1795 Message to the Cherokee Indians Anthony Wayne Cherokees Message from Major General "Mad" Anthony Wayne to the Cherokees settled on the headwaters of the Scioto. Image not available.
October 20, 1791 Maunsell delivers a British diplomatic message to Knox John Maunsell Henry Knox Copied letter, General Maunsell, acting on behalf of the King of England, delivers this diplomatic message to Knox.
December 15, 1792 Meeting with Cornplanter, Hostile Indians Henry Knox Anthony Wayne Urged invitation of Cornplanter to visit Wayne to discuss information regarding the Six Nations [of Indians]. Message sent to hostile Indians confirming meeting between United States and Indians.
August 13, 1793 Message to the Indians Federal Commissioners Treaty at Sandusky Chiefs and Warriors Council of Indian Nations at Rapids of Miami River Message sent to Indian Nations represented at the Council at the Rapids of the Miami River. Request an answer. Message relates to disputes over the boundary line.
December 24, 1793 Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, directs conference at Venango.
September 13, 1789 Message to the Cherokee from the Commissioners Plenipotentiary for Restoring and Establishing Peace and Amity Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department [not available] A message to the Cherokee nation of Indians, from the commissioners plenipotentiary for restoring and establishing peace and amity between the United States of America and all the Indian nations situated within the limits of the said States, southward of the river Ohio. From Savannah, the commissioners transmitted friendly talks to the Cherokees, Chickasaws, and Choctaws. The talks mention...
December 31, 1798 Message from the President of the United States Accompanying a Report to Him from the Secretary of War John Adams [not available] Adams transmits a copy of a report by Secretary of War James McHenry discussing the military establishment of the United States.
March 11, 1791 Instruction to Colonel Thomas Procter Henry Knox Thomas Procter Orders to deliver message to Miami and Wabash Indians for meeting of peace at Fort Washington as soon as possible. Detailed instructions on how to proceed with assembly of Indians and offering respect.
September 13, 1789 Message for the White Inhabitants Contiguous to Cherokee Nation Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department Bennet Ballew Federal commissioners entrust friendly messages to Ballew. They request that Ballew transmit message to white inhabitants contiguous to Cherokee nation. Informs them of a truce just negotiated between North Carolina and the Cherokee and that any disruption of the truce will result in repercussions from the federal government.
July 22, 1800 Returned Account, with Explanation William Simmons Amos Stoddard Accounts returned to Stoddard so he may submit them to the Paymaster General of his regiment for settlement and adjustment.
December 29, 1800 Mr. Richmond Has Not Returned to His Post, Etc. Thomas H. Cushing Jacob Kingsbury Amidst a discussion of other matters, Cushing notes that Major Buell has reported that Lieutenant Richmond has not returned to his post and the officers and men for whom he has received money have not been paid. It is hoped that Richmond has returned at this time, but if he has not, he should be found and ordered to join Kingsbury as soon as possible.
September 13, 1789 Message for the Citizens Bordering on Towns and Settlements of Cherokee Nation Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department Henry Knox Commissioners forward copy of message intended for the citizens bordering on towns and settlements of Cherokee nation. Note that any infraction of the tranquility will incur the displeasure of the supreme authority of the United States. Attested by David S. Franks Secretary. Copy given to Mr. Ballew.
October 13, 1797 Returned Account with Mistakes Rectified William Simmons Daniel Bedinger Simmons returned account no. 2 and 5 of John Foster and William Voughans. Simmons requests that after accounts are satisfied and mistakes rectified, accounts are returned to him to be entered into the Books.
August 7, 1791 Message to Creek Indian Chiefs Henry Knox Creek Chiefs Secretary Knox offers protection for the Creek Nation by United States if the Creeks will not hold treaties with other states or Indian Nations. Negotiates release of prisoners and Negros under Creek confines.
January 13, 1794 Message Delivered by Three Delaware Indians Anthony Wayne [not available] Message from "hostile" Indians delivered to Headquarters at Greenvill. Chiefs desire peace, seek answer on peace from U.S. Signed by chiefs with alias.
October 23, 1797 Letter Received and Returned William Simmons Samuel Meeker Letter from Meeker covering bill of Capt. Isaac Guion for $500.00 accepted and returned.
August 4, 1800 Returned Draft William Simmons Elias B. Dayton Simmons submitted draft written by Dayton but was refused. It was deemed more appropriate for Dayton to report charges and receive credit through his accounts. Therefore draft was returned to Dayton.