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February 6, 1801 Certification of payment; G. Craft, Printer, Trenton, for printing proposals in the New Jersey Gazette for supply of rations to U.S. Army William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $56.60 to G. Craft, Printer, Trenton, New Jersey for printing proposals in the New Jersey Gazette for supply of rations to U.S. Army.
January 26, 1801 Certification of payment; David C. Claypoole, for printing proposals and advertising sundry deserters William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $100.87 to David C. Claypoole, for printing proposals for supply of rations, and clothing and for advertising sundry deserters.
January 1790 Regarding Knox's Proposals on the Militia Benjamin Lincoln Henry Knox Lincoln notes that although Knox's proposals would make for the strongest militia in the world, the people of Massachusetts will not support it on the basis of expense, pay of officers, no pay of men, burden on masters, calling the youth indiscriminately, and time of service.
August 13, 1796 On naval constructor James Hackett's proposals to build 36 gun frigate [not available] Josiah Fox James Hackett's proposals for construction of 36 gun frigate were considerably lower than those of Forman Cheeseman or Mr Peck. But Hackett's time for launching is considerably longer than wished. Cheeseman's proposal estimated 10 months to launch a frigate. Asks to engage Hackett to see if he can launch ship at an earlier time frame.
November 25, 1800 Certification of payment; E. Beldin, for printing proposals for supply of rations and notification to officers to report to Brigadier General Wilkinson William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $61.10 to E. Beldin, for printing proposals for supply of rations and notification to officers to report to Brigadier General Wilkinson.
November 29, 1800 Certification of payment; Samuel Williams for printing in the Rutland Herald, proposals for the supply of rations for the year 1800 William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $42 to Samuel Williams for printing in the Rutland, Vermont Herald, proposals for the supply of rations for the year 1800.
August 29, 1800 Certification of payment; John Scull, Printer, for printing proposals for supply of rations in Pittsburg Gazette William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $45 to John Scull, Printer, for printing proposals for supply of rations in Pittsburg Gazette.
February 6, 1801 Certification of payment; John Bradford, Printer at Lexington Kentucky, for printing proposals for the supply of rations in the U.S. Army William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $18 to John Bradford, Printer at Lexington Kentucky, for printing proposals in the Kentucky Gazette, for the supply of rations in the U.S. Army and orders for officers to report themselves to General Wilkinson.
January 21, 1801 Certification of payment; Yundt and Brown, printers at Baltimore, for printing proposals for supply of rations, and notifications for officers to report to General Hamilton William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $108.50 to Yundt and Brown, printers at Baltimore, for printing proposals for supply of rations, and notifications for officers to report to General Hamilton.
September 25, 1789 Response to the Commissioner's Proposals Alexander McGillivray Benjamin Lincoln McGillivray reports that the Chiefs are not entirely satisfied with the proposals put forth by the Commissioners. Their primary objection is to the proposed boundary. McGillivray decided to let the matter stand for now, as it is almost hunting season. The Chiefs will try to prevent hostilities over the winter. The Indians will shortly depart; McGillivray suggests that the commissioners give them...
June 26, 1800 Certification of Payment to Ronlstone and Wilson, Printers Peter Hagner Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $97.50 to Ronlstone and Wilson, Printers for printing proposals for supply of rations in Knoxville Gazette.
July 16, 1799 Rations and Winter Quarters for 1799 James McHenry Alexander Hamilton McHenry discusses plans for contracts for supplying rations to the Army and proposals for winter quarters of the troops
September 19, 1796 Discussion of Frigate Ironwork James McHenry Josiah Fox Asks Fox to clarify with the Hills the cost for them to procure the iron; the United States will not furnish the iron.
March 1796 Discussion of Equipment & Rigging of "Algerian Frigate" Josiah Fox Timothy Pickering Letter, discusses equipping & rigging the "Algerian Frigate" for sea.
September 10, 1800 Certification of payment; Charles Pierce, Printer, for printing extracts at Portsmouth New Hampshire proposals for supply of rations and notification to officers absent from certain Regiments to report themselves to Major General Hamilton William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $53 to Charles Pierce, Printer, for printing extracts at Portsmouth New Hampshire, including proposals for supply of rations and notification to officers absent from certain Regiments to report themselves to Major General Hamilton.
April 24, 1799 Contract of William Lane, William Salter and Clayton Earle for furnishing Iron Cannon [not available] [not available] Contract of William Salter and William Lane and Clayton Earle for furnishing Iron Cannon. Contractors advanced $1500 for purpose of of carrying proposals into effect. Are to produce a number of cannon equal to the value of sum of $1500.
January 28, 1800 Certification of payment; Edward Carrington, Supervisor of Virginia William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $171.44 to Edward Carrington, Supervisor of Virginia, on account of commissions on receiving and paying monies from Department of War, printing advertisements, proposals for contracts, postage, and public letters.
February 26, 1801 Certification of payment; Hudson and Goodwin, Editors of Connecticut Courant for publishing proposals for supply of rations for United States Army William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $32 to Hudson and Goodwin, Editors of the Connecticut Courant for publishing proposals for supply of rations for United States Army as ordered by the Secretary of War.
January 14, 1790 Reply by Congress to President Washington Congress of the United States George Washington Congress refers to accession of North Carolina to the constitution, agrees that one of most effectual means of preserving peace is to prepare for war, and because of this support Washington's proposals for strengthening military, with a due regard for economy. The speech then goes on to support Washington's proposals for uniformity of currency and a uniform rule for naturalization. They also...
August 27, 1793 Advertisement of the Ration Contract for 1794 Treasury Department [not available] Notice is given that proposals will be received by David Henley at Knoxville in the territory southwest of the Ohio for the supply of all rations which may be required for the use of the United States during the year 1794 at the places or within the districts herein mentioned. The rations are to be furnished in such quantities sufficient for the consumption of the troops at such forts or other...
December 13, 1796 Letter from the War Office to the Secretary of the Treasury regarding cables and rigging for frigate constructed by James Hackett at Portsmouth New Hampshire [not available] Oliver Wolcott, Jr. James McHenry encloses to Secretary of Treasury Wolcott an estimate of the quantity and weight of the cables and rigging for the frigate constructed at Portsmouth by James Hackett. Discusses information from Captain Thompson of Portsmouth which may be of use to the purveyor, and proposals for providing materials. McHenry recommends that the contracts be issued at Portsmouth New Hampshire and...
December 6, 1785 Knox Discusses the Board of Treasury's Proposals with Contractor Biddle Henry Knox Clement Biddle Secretary at War discusses the contract for the supply of troop rations along the Ohio with Clement Biddle.
September 24, 1791 Liklihood of Indians Seeking Peace Henry Knox George Washington Knox informs the President of St. Clair's preparations for the campaign against the Indians. St. Clair is concerned that Butler's force will not arrive before the order to march is given. The Indians are more likely to seek peace if they see sufficient numbers in the US force to diminish their prospects for success in battle against the US.
October 18, 1796 Discussion of Ironwork & Bolts for Frigate, & Frigate for Dey of Algiers Tench Francis Josiah Fox Procurement, discusses terms of iron work for Frigate; discusses Frigate for Dey of Algiers; discusses charge for cutting bolts.
November 5, 1796 Duties of A Superintendent of Construction For A Frigate Captain Thomas Thompson James McHenry Letter, describes superintendent's duties in the construction of Frigate.