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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 16, 1792 Instructions for Delivery of Packet James O'Hara Charles Conrad Requests prompt action and delivery of a packet.
July 16, 1797 Forwarded Packet from Commander-in-Chief Isaac Craig James McHenry Notification that Craig received a packet from the Commander-in-Chief via Presque Isle addressed to McHenry. Packet forwarded to War Department. Robert McCrea to deliver package.
January 25, 1797 Packet of rolls William Simmons William Preston Cover letter for a packet of muster and pay rolls.
December 4, 1795 Instructions and Forwarded Packet Isaac Craig William Simmons Duplicate of Simmon's letter to be delivered via Col. Sproat. Once letter is in hand, Craig will follow instructions outlined by Simmons. Will forward packet for Caleb Swan in the care of Major B. Howe who travels for Fort Washington.
September 18, 1800 Simmons Receives Accounts from the Late Trench Francis, with Signature from George Harrison William Simmons George Harrison Simmons recovered a packet containing sundry accounts and vouchers of the late Purveyor Tench Francis bearing Harrison’s signature. However no letter from Harrison on the subject accompanied the packet. The packet will be examined and Harrison will be informed of the result.
September 2, 1796 Paperwork and Authorization Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Packet of vouchers received which were sent to Hodgdon through the War Office. In explaining how he classifies articles listed in returns Hodgdon noted that he does not permit more than 30 articles to one classification. Authorized drawing money from Col. Nevill.
March 25, 1800 Packet Forwarded Via Havanna Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon The packet for the matches has been forwarded via Havanna since an immediate conveyance to New Orleans was not immediately available. Stevens wrote Mr. Simmons and the Secretary of War relative to remitting to Stevens the balance due him on the clothing he furnished the government.
May 12, 1798 Request to Inspect Medical Supplies on the Ganges and the Hamburgh Packet James McHenry Doctor George Gillaspy Gillaspy is to inspect the medicine chests and instruments on the ships Ganges and Hamburgh Packet and report on their state. He should also get an estimate of medicine, instruments and hospital stores for three months for the Ganges from the surgeon of that ship.
July 2, 1795 Money Received George Fleming William Simmons Money arrived c/o Doctor Lawton remainder of sum delivered was left by the Doctor in Flushing in his packet book, which he forgot. A man to bring the packet book. Fleming to send vouchers.
November 17, 1794 Content of Packet Delivered to Constant Freeman Discussed John Habersham Joseph Howell Received letter containing packet from Howell regarding John Matthews. Matthews attorney, John Berrien, opened the packet and found pay for troops. As a result, he order the packet be put into the Custom's House money chest until Matthews specifically requested it, which was not until August. Unsure of why it took Matthews so long to send for the money as Habersham made sure they were aware of...
May 13, 1793 Packet of Notes to be Delivered by Brigadier General Posey for Pay of Garrison at Fort Franklin Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Brigadier General Posey is to deliver packet to Craig containing notes intended for pay of garrison at Fort Franklin. Asks that Craig give Posey duplicate receipts.
May 4, 1798 Assignment of Mssrs. Nicklin and Griffith as agents for the Hamburg Packet [not available] [not available] Mssrs. Nicklin and Griffith assigned as agents for the Hamburg Packet for use in naval service. Responsibilities outlined for paying workmen, procuring articles, procuring vouchers and maintaining accounts.
November 30, 1795 Explanation for Delay in Forwarded Packet of Vouchers George Fleming William Simmons Fleming informs Simmons that he was ordered by Major Hodgdon to inspect the ordnance and military stores which takes priority over other duties.
February 20, 1786 Packet not Received John Doyle Joseph Howell The author notes that the packet he sent two weeks prior had not been received by the recipient. Apparently it was sent on to New York and, since the recipient is currently in Philadelphia, he asks that the recipient send for the packet which should then arrive promptly.
September 4, 1788 Settlement of Mr. Storer's accounts Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Mr. Storer is pleased with Howell's proposal that Swan settle accounts. Sails for Portland Maine in the packet.
September 18, 1799 Forwards Packet of Letters from Natchez Territory David Henley Timothy Pickering Forwards packet of papers from Natchez Territory.
June 8, 1793 Balance Due a Detachment of Captain Slough's Men Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Enclosed is a continuation of payments made until March 1st. Also forwarded is a packet of payrolls for payments made to detachments previous to March. There is a balance due Captain Slough's men which should be paid. Those men have been settled with except for Marcus O'Donald.
July 8, 1798 Letter from the comptroller on John Wilkins Jr accounts from the Treasury books John Wilkins, Jr. John Steele Wilkins transmits a packet containing vouchers of disbursements in Quartermaster Department.
September 30, 1797 Detachment Sent Down the Mississippi Isaac Craig Isaac Guion Reports that he has sent men down the Mississippi bearing a packet from the War Office to Guion
October 22, 1797 Concerning a published letter in the newspaper James McHenry Timothy Pickering McHenry comments on a letter written by Pickering that found itself published in a newspaper. Also encloses a packet that he requests be sent to the President.
September 5, 1794 Forwarded Letters Isaac Craig Henry Knox Letter from Major Stagg received along with packet of letters to various troops which will be forwarded. Prospect of peace fading.
June 2, 1799 Letters for the Commanding Officer at Head Quarters David Henley [not available] Informs the commanding officer of the accompanying packet of letters for the Commanding Officer at Head Quarters and other persons.
May 5, 1797 Newspapers and Returns Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Packet of newspapers to be transported by mutual friend, Thomas Butler. Returns for Presque Isle to be transmitted with next post.
March 5, 1794 Receipt of Packets and Letters for Major General Wayne Michael Jones Henry Knox Received packet addressed to Major Craig enclosing letters for Major General Wayne. Captain Crawford not yet arrived by hourly expected.
October 16, 1796 Transportation and Forwarded Materials Isaac Craig James McHenry Packet of letters sent forward to War Office under care of W. Christy. Notification of Quartermaster General's resignation.