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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 21, 1795 Agreement to Peace Talks at Time Appointed by Indian Tribes John Williams [not available] Notification of acceptance to peace talks between several tribes and the United States. Notes on 22nd February the Wayandots, by Chief Middle Sky, signed the Preliminary Articles for peace.
February 22, 1795 Proclamation to the Indians Anthony Wayne [not available] Document, Proclamation to the Indians, Greeneville.
May 5, 1799 Potomac Upper Level is Marked John Mackey Samuel Hodgdon Mackey notes that the upper level of the Potomac River is now marked and preliminary steps for digging have already begun with over one hundred men employed in that effort.
March 8, 1795 Preliminary Peace Anthony Wayne Timothy Pickering Mentioned submitting preliminary articles of peace b/w U.S. and Indian Nations. Wyandots of Sandusky now join in peace agreement. Discussed Father Edmond Burke and British agents trying to foil peace b/w Indian Nations and U.S. Discussed depredations and murder being committed by select groups of Indians. Submitted requests for "trinkets" and medals to be awarded the Indian currently in...
February 2, 1795 Treaty of Peace with the Indians, Etc. James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon Among other matters, O'Hara notes that the Indians have by their deputies applied for a treaty of peace with the United States. Preliminary articles are being drawn up to meet for that purpose at Greenville on June 15th of the present year.
March 21, 1795 Exchange of Prisoners for Farmland Anthony Wayne Sachems, Chiefs, & Warriors of the Wyandots, Delawares, Ottawas, Chippewas, Pottawatomies, Shawnees, & Miamis Since the Indians have agreed to surrender all their prisoners, Wayne agrees to allow the Delaware Nation to continue to farm the same ground they once occupied.
March 21, 1795 Acceptance of Peace Offering, Land Grant to the Delaware Nation Anthony Wayne Chiefs of the Delawares Acceptance of peace offering of prisoners and grant of permission for the Delaware Nation to plant the land they previously occupied in the vicinity of Grand Glaize.
March 12, 1795 [Speech to the President]. Okeia [not available] Speech of the Potawatomi.
August 24, 1796 Directions Needed for Forwarding Articles Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Francis has notified Jones that some silk sieves and other articles purchased by him for the garrison at West Point are still being stored and waiting for direction. Jones wants directions for these articles and for any other articles that are purchased so that they can be forwarded to sundry places.
January 21, 1795 [Preliminary articles agreed to at Greene Ville between Wayne and the Indian Nations North West of the Ohio.] Henry Burbeck [not available] Agreement of peace and concession to cease hostilities. Other stipulations related to peace agreement.
August 31, 1798 Articles Sent via Boston Samuel Hodgdon George Washington Duncan Hodgdon has sent articles to Duncan via Boston. He asks for an acknowledgement of receipt of the goods.
September 5, 1794 Delivery of Articles Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Account of articles sent by Capt. Douglas matched the invoices included with them. Some articles put into the Continental store, the remainder into the store run by Hunt. Will hold onto the grain at no expense to the U.S. Only received one horseman's tent which was for Capt. Sedam. Requested clarification on which dept. of the militia should issue orders for delivery of articles.
November 3, 1792 Articles Requested Henry Knox Isaac Craig Articles requested, Knox will direct Samuel Hodgdon to forward without delay.
February 22, 1795 Proclamation - Peace Between the United States and Indian Nations North West of the Ohio River Anthony Wayne William Henry Harrison Peace established by A. Wayne between United States and Indian Nation. Mutual surrender of prisoners, cessation of hostilities, and general treaty to hold council for all causes of controversy. Punishment for violation of treaty threatened.
April 8, 1800 Clarification of Regulations for Contractor William Simmons Dodridge Crocker Contractors are bound only to furnish officers and their companies with articles specified by regulations and only when the articles are in store. Contractors were not obligated to issue like sums of money to officers in lieu of articles.
April 19, 1799 Articles for the Northhampton Expedition, Etc. James Miller Samuel Hodgdon Miller wants to know whether the articles delivered to Captain Vann for the Northhampton Expedition should go through the Quartermaster General's books in the same way as articles sent to other posts. Ought not Mr. Harris charge Captain Vann with the military and clothing articles he has received rather than charging the whole to the Quartermaster General?
July 9, 1793 Articles for the Southward William Govett Samuel Hodgdon Mr. Francis being out of town, Govett asks Hodgdon to inform him of the articles that have been ordered for the southward and he will endeavor to have them ready. The orders from the Treasury don't mention the quarter the articles are intended for.
September 24, 1798 Requests Articles for Different Ships at Different Posts Benjamin Stoddert James McHenry Lists articles needed for various ships ad different ports.
October 30, 1798 Articles Forwarded to Your Address Samuel Hodgdon Captain Joseph Fenbrock Hodgdon informs Capt. Fenbrock that certain articles were left out of the current shipment because they are not available in the store. They will be forwarded in a few days.
July 25, 1798 List of Articles Desired by General Wilkinson Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig forwards to Samuel Hodgdon a list of articles desired by General Wilkinson. The articles include books and provisions.
May 25, 1795 Articles for West Point Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon The articles on the enclosed list should be packed up and transported to West Point. Hodgdon is asked to make a return of the articles not in the store so that they can be purchased by the Purveyor.
August 29, 1798 Articles of Agreement James McHenry [not available] Articles of agreement outlining agreed prices on rations and other articles, outlining expectations for both parties. Contractor to deliver articles to several posts,
December 26, 1798 Correcting Mistakes in My Returns John Bryant Samuel Hodgdon Bryant apologizes for the mistakes in his returns in which some articles are missing. He has a great many returns and many other papers to examine. Colonel Williams will soon help him examine his returns but he is certain that no articles have been taken out of the stores without a proper order.
October 5, 1792 Articles Wanted by Mr. Morrow Henry Knox Isaac Craig Articles wanted by Mr. Morrow shall be immediately attended to.
February 7, 1794 List of articles and clothing for the Oneida Chief James Dean [not available] Dean writes that agreeable to Knox's desire, he requests articles of clothing which would afford a competent supply for the Oneida Chief.