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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 24, 1788 Certificate of oath of Alliegance Unknown Author [not available] Joseph Cone took oath of allegiance to U.S..
February 17, 1798 Oath for the Inspectors of Clothing for the Current Year Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Letter, encloses Oath of the Inspectors of the Clothing; alludes to Army uniforms.
February 27, 1798 Oath of Office of the Inspector of Shoes Samuel Hodgdon Nathan Jones Letter, encloses oath of office for the Inspector of Shoes.
March 1, 1793 Copy of document [not available] [not available] Document, Memorandum providing opinion on the time, place and manner of taking the President's oath of office.
March 1, 1793 Knox and Hamilton offer opinions about oath of office to Washington Henry Knox George Washington Knox and Hamilton send their opinions regarding the oath of office to Washington. Letter, encloses opinions about the time, place and manner of the President taking the oath of office.
March 1, 1793 Time, Place, and Manner for Taking the Oath of Office. Henry Knox George Washington Three cabinet members provide their opinions on the time, place, and manner in which the President-elect [Washington] should take the oath of office.
February 28, 1798 Oath of Office of Benjamin Scott Samuel Hodgdon Nathan Jones Letter, encloses oath for hat inspector Benjamin Scott; discusses contract to provide hats to United States.
March 9, 1801 Oath of Allegiance of Lieutenant John J. Powell John J. Powell [not available] Document, oath of allegiance to the United States of America
May 2, 1799 Want of Clothing & The Officers' Oath Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamitlon acknowledges McHenry's letter informing him of the want of clothing and blankets and encloses the oath to be taken by officers enter the Army.
February 15, 1792 [Oath of Alliegance] Andrew Blad [not available] Oath of allegiance required for enlisted soldiers Andrew Blad and Robert Sutherland.
February 27, 1793 Time, Place, and Manner for the Oath of Qualification George Washington Alexander Hamilton Washington asks the four members of his Cabinet to provide their opinions as to the time, place, and manner in which the President-elect [i.e., himself] should take the oath of qualification.
August 25, 1784 Certification that officers have taken oath of allegiance to the state of Pennsylvania Josiah Harmar President John Dickinson Harmar reports that his officers have taken the oath of allegiance to the state of Pennsylvania.
August 7, 1790 Oath of the interpreteur in the treaty with the Creeks. Joseph Cornell [not available] Document, Oath of the interpreter in Treaty with Creeks.
July 1, 1794 Oath of Captain John Barry Captain John Barry Unknown Recipient Oath of Captain John Barry, known as the "Father of the American Navy," swearing allegiance to the Unitied States and its Constitution. Barry was appointed superintendent commander of what would become the frigate United States.
October 23, 1794 William Doughty clerk of shipyard Philadelphia Oath of office witnessed by Hilary Baker William Doughty [not available] Doughty oath of allegiance as clerk of shipyard port of Philadelphia.
August 12, 1796 Oath of Office of Stephen Hillis Stephen Hillis Nathan Jones Oath of Office of Stephen Hillis, Deputy Pay Master and Storekeeper in Tennessee, sworn in by James Willson on August 12, 1796: "I will support the Constitution of the United States and I will well and faithfully execute the several duties and trusts committed to me in my aforesaid capacities."
June 1, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Griffith James McRee Simmons forwards the oath and instructions to be administered to the paymaster of the 6th Regiment.
December 2, 1800 Oath of Office, Richard Frost, War Department Amariah Frost [not available] Dictation of oath of office for Richard Frost, War Department Clerk.
March 4, 1799 Depostions of John Mackey and Robert Whittel John Mackey [not available] John Mackey makes an oath on the holy Evangelist that he never has had, or intends to have, a partnership with the Commissary in the supply of provisions. Under oath, Robert Whittel affirms same. Justices of the Peace Abraham Shepherd and George North validate these two statements.
August 19, 1794 Captain James Seaver Oath of Allegiance witnessed by John Lowell Captain James Seaver [not available] Captain James Seaver takes the oath of allegiance. Witnessed by John Lowell, Judge of District Court of Massachusetts.
February 2, 1799 Deposition of James Robichaux, supporting claim of Abraham Livingston James Robichaux [not available] Gave oath on Livingston's character, location, and allegiance.
December 31, 1800 Simmons Requesting Claypoole Sign an Oath for an Account for Publishing on Behalf of the War Department William Simmons David Claypoole Simmons requests that Claypoole attest to an account for publishing done on account of the War Department which was consumed in the fire. If the oath and related paperwork is submitted properly, Claypoole will be remunerated through a special fund appropriated for Simmons' office.
June 9, 1794 Copy of Captain Silas Talbot Oath of Allegiance sworn before James Wilson. Captain Silas Talbot J. Wilson Oath of allegiance by Captain Silas Talbot, sworn by James Wilson. Talbot would go on to command the USS Constitution.
February 15, 1798 Salary for Inspecting Army Uniforms Samuel Hodgdon Stille & Ewing Letter, describes salary for inspecting Army uniforms.
October 6, 1794 Mustering Recruits William Eaton William Simmons Eaton never received formal instructions for mustering recruits, attributes that to the improperly filed rolls. Requests instruction from Simmons on "proper oath".