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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 30, 1788 Return of men of Maryland Artillery Joseph Howell C. Richmond Encloses a return of the non commissioned officers and privates of the Maryland Artillery.
April 30, 1796 Decision of the Secretary of War William Simmons Caleb Swan Notifies Swan of a decision of the Secretary of War on the pay of non commissioned officers and privates related to the claim of Major Morrison.
1794 Estimate of expenses for troops Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Estimate of the expenses surrounding the raising and arming of 2,000 non-commissioned officers and privates, regular troops, for three years. Knox includes costs for clothing, arms, and subsistence, estimating a total cost of $264,996.
June 6, 1791 Difference in Price of Musicians' Coats Henry Knox Oliver Wolcott, Jr. The subscriber, having inspected the clothing furnished by Shepherd & Smith for the non-commissioned, privates, and musicians of the levies agreeable to the contract made with the Secretary of the Treasury, judges that there ought not to be any difference in price between the non-commissioned and privates but the musician's coats, made of red cloth of a better quality ought to be more than the...
September 13, 1799 Return of Clothing to be forwarded and packed to the following Regiments John Harris [not available] Stores, informs on uniforms shipped to the 12 additional regiments.
May 19, 1797 Delivery of Clothing to Oswego James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms to Oswego.
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.
May 5, 1798 Appointment as Marine Lieutenant James McHenry Daniel Carmick Lt. Carmick receives commission to serve as a lieutenant of Marines aboard the USS Ganges. Requests recruitment of allotted Marines, including sergeant, corporal, drum and fife, and privates. Requests attention to rules and regulations.
June 10, 1799 Requests for Issue of Assorted Military Supplies to 10th Regiment James McHenry John Harris Directs suits of clothing for privates, sergeants, and musicians be delivered to Lieutenant John Sharp.
October 21, 1786 Increasing the Size of the Army Charles Thomson George Clinton Letter, encloses act that increases size of army to 2040 noncommissioned officers and privates.
August 14, 1788 Accounts of Ebenezer Storer Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Authorizes Swan to settle accounts of Storer, late paymaster to Second Massachusetts Regiment.
April 13, 1797 Pay of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers William Simmons Nicholas Fish Advises Fish that he will receive money from the Treasurer of the U. S. that he is to transfer to Lieutenant Nehemiah Freeman, temporary paymaster at West Point, for the pay of the officers, non commissioned officers, and privates of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers.
January 28, 1800 [Estimate of Expenses for the year 1800]. James McHenry [not available] Detailed list of estimated expenses for military pensions from which the following deductions should be made:pay, subsistence, and clothing for privates and non-commissioned officers.
July 5, 1793 Infantry Clothing to Lancaster Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon "Will you please to have transported to Lancaster addressed to Lieut. Robert Thompson three Sergeants, three Corporals, and fifteen privates suits of infantry clothing."
October 28, 1799 Clothing to be packed up for Captain Cochran's Company Samuel Hodgdon John Harris Letter, directs delivery of uniforms, blankets, knapsacks, etc. to Captain W.S. Cockran's Company of the Second Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers at Fort Mifflin.
May 30, 1800 Request for Issue of Clothing for Men of 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of several suits of clothing for use in the 2d Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers. 2 notes from the receiving officer are appended.
February 9, 1794 Pay Unaccounted For Maria Butler Joseph Nourse Maria Butler inquired about pay due to troops and Little family that is unaccounted for. M. Butler found pay rolls with receipts from 30 non-commissioned officers and privates in private accounts of late General Butler. M. Butler requested instructions on how to settle the accounts mentioned.
November 11, 1799 Request for Issue of Clothing for Several Units Near Knoxville James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing to troops near Knoxville, TN for cavalry, the 1st Regiment of Artillery, and the 3d & 4th Infantry Regiments.
September 13, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Captain Miller's Recruits William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $855.55 is due a detachment of recruits under the command of Captain Edward Miller, being the pay of the non-commissioned officers and privates through August 1798.
June 28, 1797 Pay of officers and soldiers at West Point William Simmons Nicholas Fish Advises Fish that he will receive money from the Treasurer of the U. S. that he is to transfer to Nehemiah Freeman at West Point for the pay of the officers, non-commissioned officers, and privates of the garrison.
September 26, 1797 Payment Owed United States by Barbee William Simmons Joshua Barbee Simmons forwarded a copy of Barbee current account, Barbee owes United States $2,678.30. Amount cannot be passed to Barbee's credit until he produces receipts of 32 Privates who were paid by Ensign James Flinn, who received money from Barbee.
December 11, 1797 Certification of payments; Capt. Morris & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $310.04 is due Capt. Staats Morris, Lt. Samuel T. Dyson, and the non-commissioned officers and privates under the command of Capt. Morris, being his and their pay for November 1797.
March 9, 1791 Expenses of a Corps of 760 Men for Thirty Days Henry Knox [not available] This is a schedule of the expenses of 760 men, calculated on a scale of thirty days from the point of departure, allowing three days for travel to the rendezvous and three days for returning home.
July 11, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment at New Brunswick, New Jersey William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $628.52 is due a detachment of recruits stationed at New Brunswick New Jersey under the command of Ensign William Boote, being the pay of himself and the non-commissioned officers and privates through June 1798.
July 1, 1799 Believes Col. Stevens Should Purchase Supplies from Nearby Quartermaster Stores Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Encloses returns from Col. Stevens. Requests clothing for artillery privates to be delivered immediately. Believes Stevens should purchase small supplies from quartermasters' departments as close to the post as possible to save on transportation costs and to prevent damage en route. Refers to tools.