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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 12, 1792 Document Signed [not available] [not available] Payment Warrant for quartermaster of the Maryland Battalion of Levies.
May 17, 1784 Account settlements for Georgia levies John Pierce John Werriot John Pierce sends to John Werriot a letter containing instructions on account settlements for Georgia levies.
January 22, 1791 Clothing for the Levies Henry Knox [not available] Knox discusses the clothing required for the levies and the cost thereof.
February 11, 1799 Certification of payments; Edward Butler, formerly a Captain of Levies William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $223.23 to Edward Butler, formerly a Captain of Levies, for clothing furnished by him to sundry men of the company of levies.
March 12, 1792 Account of Robert Swails Joseph Howell Henry Knox Account, Robert Swails, Quartermaster, pay and subsistence, Maryland Levies.
June 30, 1787 specie due Maryland Levies. John White Caleb Swan Refers to specie due Maryland Levies. The abstract was made out with much accuracy and was a work of labor. Left the balances to be struck on the provision that accounts would be revised by Mr. Pierce.
March 25, 1791 Arrangement of the Levies. John Stagg [not available] Arrangement of the levies into two regiments with the regimental organization designated according to the numbers and ranks of the officers assigned.
March 28, 1791 Assembly of troops to combat Northwest Indians Henry Knox Beverley Randolph Three thousand levies are to be assembled in July for offensive expedition against Indians. Until that time, troops will be used to protect the frontier. Provides details on how the levies should be used.
1791 Recruiting Instructions for a Regiment of Levies. Unknown Author [not available] Document, recruiting instructions given to the Commanding Officer of the Regiment of Levies; discusses protection of the frontiers; discusses troops and recruiting.
May 5, 1791 Housing Henry Knox Isaac Craig Housing and stores buildings to be constructed. Tents for levies.
June 30, 1791 Preparing the Indians for Peace Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox reports on the progress of the levies of Jersey, Maryland, and Pennsylvania and hopes soon to forward a return of all the troops who have actually marched. If the expedition results in peace with the Indians, then the expense will have been worth it.
June 7, 1798 Certification of payments; Captain Joseph Brock's Levies William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $30.40 is due two privates of Captain Joseph Brock's Company of levies of the 1st Regiment.
March 21, 1792 Payment Warrant, for Robert Swails, Quartermaster of Battalion of First Regiment of Levies. Henry Knox Joseph Howell Payment Warrant, for Quartermaster of Battalion of First Regiment of Levies.
January 28, 1799 Certification of payments; Edward Butler, formerly a Captain of Levies William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $350.78 to Edward Butler, formerly a Captain of Levies, for bounties, pay and subsistence, and pay as Brigade Major.
June 25, 1791 Pay of Capt. Guthrie's Company of Levies John Guthrie Henry Knox Guthrie informs Knox that he is unable to come to Philadelphia to draw the pay of his company of levies so his book will be sent by post so that the pay can be sent to Mr. Lindley in Greensburgh. .
December 26, 1791 A View of the Troops Authorized by the Acts of Congress, for the Campaign of 1791. Henry Knox [not available] A detailed account of the various categories of troops authorized by Congress for the campaign of 1791.
April 5, 1791 Two Battalions of Levies from Maryland & Virginia Henry Knox Major General Richard Butler Knox provides detailed instructions for raising two battalions of levies from Maryland and Virginia.
June 30, 1791 Money for a Battalion of Levies on the Frontier Joseph Howell Samuel Hodgdon Howell transmits to Hodgdon the amount of $2,225 for the purpose of raising a battalion of levies on the frontier.
September 29, 1791 Fill Out the Companies with Levies Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair Knox expresses his hope that St. Clair is successful in filling the personnel needs of the first and second regiments and that the garrisons will be properly provisioned.
April 20, 1791 Supplies and Inspection Henry Knox Isaac Craig Suits to be delivered by Hodgdon, Knox ordered muster and inspection of Major Clarke's battalion.
June 6, 1797 Pay of Private John Chapman of Captain Jacob Slough's Company of Levies William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $21.10 is due Private John Chapman of Captain Jacob Slough's Company of Levies, being the balance of pay due him from April 11 to November 15, 1791, including the time allowed for him to go home.
April 16, 1792 Monies Paid to Levies David Allison Joseph Howell Allison is endeavoring to make a statement of the monies which ought to have been paid by Brigadier General Sevier to the levies from the territory south of the Ohio. To the contractor for supplies and for transportation of the troops to Fort Washington: 1750. For bounty paid 195 men at three dollars each: 585. For one month's pay to the field staff and Commissioned Officers and 195...
April 7, 1791 St. Clair Detained by the Gout, Etc. Henry Knox Arthur St. Clair The recruiting of regular troops and levies appears to be successful. The friendly Indians should be conciliated following the murder by whites of several members of their tribe. St. Clair is currently hobbled by the gout. General Butler is going to Maryland and Virginia to supervise the raising of two battalions.
July 26, 1796 Pay of Patrick McCew, private in Captain William Purdey's company of Levies Peter Hagner James McHenry Hagner certifies that $26.18 is due Patrick McCew, being the balance of his pay as a private in Captain William Purdey's company of Levies as per Abstract D, No. 39.
April 27, 1791 Uniform Accoutrements John Stagg Isaac Craig Sec. of War orders accountrements to be exchanged with Mr. Armstrong so all levies have matching uniforms.