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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 22, 1784 Discharge of public property Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Timothy Pickering sends to Samuel Hodgdon a letter asking him to discharge public property as he sees best.
September 12, 1798 Wanton Detention & Exposure of Public Property Samuel Hodgdon Mr. D. Buchanon Hodgdon is extremely critical of the detaining of public wagons which delays Hamilton's effects and will be particulary egregious if the peltry are damaged.
August 13, 1798 Request to Deliver James McHenry Aaron Chamberlain Letter, directs public buildings and property at Portland to be delivered to Captain Amos Stoddert.
August 19, 1797 Instructions to Edward Wright James McHenry Edward Wright Instructions to Edward Wright, deputy paymaster and storekeeper at Knoxville, from James McHenry, Secretary of War.
July 26, 1797 Extract of a General Return Samuel Hodgdon Staats Morris Extract of a general return of public property sent to the Office of the Intendant of Military Stores in September 1793.
June 22, 1795 Request for Horses Peter Hunt [not available] Orders from War Department to collect all horses and other public property within the state, Hunt informed that recipient of letter is in possession of some items.
May 22, 1800 Indemnification for Injuries to Property James Simmons James McHenry Simmons claims that sundry injuries to his property have been sustained while such property was leased to the public. He maintains that he is owed indemnification for the listed damages.
January 13, 1786 Regarding the Valuation of a Public Building George Ingels Samuel Hodgdon Regarding the valuation of the public building at Campington.
June 27, 1800 Certification of payment; James Caldwell for rent of his store at Albany wherein public property is deposited William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $250 to James Caldwell for rent of his store at Albany wherein public property is deposited.
March 3, 1801 Certification of payment; James Caldwell for rent of stores at Albany wherein public property is deposited William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $250 to James Caldwell for rent of stores at Albany wherein public property is deposited, payable to Henry Glenn.
June 8, 1795 Barrels of Whiskey in Public Store Andrew Marschalk Miller Marschalk informs Miller that he has taken one barrel of whiskey into the public store and allowed 37 barrels to pass, per the enclosed certificate.
1794 Quarterly Returns by Persons in Charge of Public Property Samuel Hodgdon Quartermaster General's Department A detailed draft by Hodgdon of the information required on the quarterly returns made by persons in charge of public property.
August 9, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John Wilkins, Jr. Simmons requests an account current from Wilkins. Simmons also indicates that the account needs to reflect the recent sale of public property.
March 15, 1797 Public Property in the Care of Colonel McCleery James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Colonel Carrington has written a letter concerning a quantity of powder and lead belonging to the United States and in the possession of Colonel McCleery at Morgantown in Virginia. Hodgdon should write to McCleery requesting a return of all public property under his care and stating what may have been sold or any other pertinent information.
May 24, 1784 True copy of an account Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Samuel Hodgdon sends to the Superintendant of Finance a letter inclosed with a true copy of an account which had been addressed to Congress.
April 4, 1785 Return of Public Property under Donaldson Yeates Donaldson Yeates Samuel Hodgdon Return of all public property on hand under Donaldson Yeates in the states of Maryland and Delaware, including iron cannons, shot, and shells.
October 22, 1800 Certification of payment; James Caldwell, for rent of store at Albany, wherein public property is deposited William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $125 to James Caldwell, for rent of store at Albany, New York, wherein public property is deposited, payable to Tristam Dalton.
December 6, 1799 Certification of payment; James Caldwell, for rent of his store at Albany, where public property is deposited William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $125 to James Caldwell, for rent of his store at Albany, New York where public property is deposited.
February 24, 1793 Requests Money; Refers to Distribution of Public Goods James O'Hara Samuel Hodgdon Requests money. Refers to the Secretary of War and the distribution of public property and the military and ordnance stores. Requests that Mr. Belli be paid.
January 17, 1800 Appraisal of Three Public Horses George Fleming Samuel Hodgdon In addition to enclosing the return for military stores for the last quarter of 1799, there is an appraisal of the three public horses by Captain Harry Garrison, the contractor's agent. Garrison and John Kronkhyte are responsible characters and competent judges of horses. They were appraised high so to have sold them for cash either at West Point or in the country would have been throwing public...
October 15, 1800 Extract of Captain Valentine Brother's Letter Valentine Brother Samuel Dexter Extract of letter from Captain Brother to the Secretary of War, enclosing a return of public property.
July 30, 1799 Ownership of Provisions at New York David Rann William Simmons Based on an investigation of the contractor's accounts for 1798, it is obvious that the provisions that remained on hand at the beginning of the present year must be public property. If the contractors had not been paid, his own interest would have induced him to regain possession of this property
November 27, 1800 Request for Inventory of Factory John Harris Edward Wright Previous letter requesting information unanswered, second letter sent requesting inventory, debts, contracts of factory under command of Wright. Request for Mr. Price's private account, information on Negro woman.
November 10, 1796 Deficiencies in the Administration of Public Property Stephen Rochefontaine Samuel Hodgdon The Corps of Artillerists and Engineers is at West Point with deliveries made to the different companies. Notwithstanding the order introduced in the administration of the public property, there have been deficiencies. Rochefontaine argues that said deficiencies are due to the want of proper company books during the period that the Corps has been collecting from all parts of the continent, by the...
November 24, 1792 Proposes Establishment of Superintendent of Indian Affairs Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Alexander Hamilton Prepared set of forms to establish office of superintendent of Indian affairs. Hopes to establish officer to superintend examination of settlements and public property of the U.S., an indispensable arrangement. Proposes that such an office have equal standing with the Treasury and War Departments.