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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
June 10, 1794 Account of Ensign Daniel Bissell Joseph Howell Daniel Bissell Ensign Bissell should submit his most recent vouchers to settle his account and hereafter should recruit subordinate to Captain Russell Bissell since it is irregular for two officers to maintain accounts at the same rendezvous.
March 4, 1795 Recruiting for the Legion John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Captains William Lewis and Benjamin Price have been directed to begin recruiting for the Legion. Lewils will rendezvous at Hagers Town and Price at Frederick Town. Each officer should be furnished with sufficient equipment for marching with fifty suits of clothing including two for sergeants and two for musicians.
March 5, 1795 Sundry Pay of Officers & Men Joseph Howell Nathaniel Gorham The Treasurer has remitted to Gorham sums to be used for the following; the pay of Captain William Eaton, Ensign Benjamin Rand, and the non-commissioned officers and privates under their command at the rendezvous at Springfield; the pay of Captn Samuel Nicholson of the frigate docked at Boston. Enclosed is a list of recruits that were enlisted in 1794 for which pay was not transmitted and for...
April 4, 1797 Clothing & Knapsacks to Reading & Carlisle James McHenry Samuel Hodgdon Lieutenant Shoemaker has been directed to go to Reading and Lieutenant Steele to Carlisle, both in Pennsylvania. They are to begin the recruiting service at those rendezvous and Hodgdon should forward suits of infantry clothing and knapsacks to those locations.
January 24, 1795 Allowances of Quarter Masters Stores. Timothy Pickering [not available] Allowances of Quarter Masters Stores to be furnished at the inspection rendezvous and at the garrisons established on the seacoast of United States.
May 26, 1799 Regarding Cartridge Box Order Jeremiah Wadsworth James McHenry Discusses order of cartridge boxes for 13th Regiment.
July 15, 1790 Copy of the circular letter from Governor St. Clair to the County Lieutenants Arthur St. Clair County Lieutenants Peace with Indians impossible, St. Clair laid out a plan to defend Virginia's borders. Gives numbers of militia from each county to rendezvous for offensive plan.
November 6, 1797 Clothing for Lieutenant Hale's Recruits Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon Enclosed is an order on Mr. Harris for fifty suits of artillerists' clothing for Lieutenant David Hale whose recruiting rendezvous is at Governors Island near New York. Since part of this clothing is for recruits already enlisted, it might be well to send a few suits by way of Amboy if the carriage expense is not excessive.
July 13, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Nathaniel Leonard Simmons informs Leonard to expect payment from Nicholas Fish.
May 25, 1793 Covering the Sums Advanced to Officers for Recruiting, Etc. Joseph Howell Caleb Swan It was Howell's intention to pay officers through March and no further as he had done with recruits at the various places of rendezvous, but he had to deviate from this arrangement to cover sums advanced to officers for recruiting. He has also had to pay officers detached from posts on the Ohio who have left prior to the arrival of their money. Paymasters should be informed of these matters.
November 8, 1797 Pay of John Steele and His Detachment of Recruits William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments to Lieutenant John Steele and the recruits under his command
June 5, 1794 Return of the non-commissioned officers Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Return of the non-commissioned officers and privates belonging to the legion of the United States.
May 4, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James Read Letter is marked as cancelled. Simmons authorizes Read to make payment to Capt. McRee.
April 23, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance, and accounting with Captain Bissell William Simmons Russell Bissell William Simmons responds to Captain Bissell's letter that mentions pay has not been received in Middletown.
November 4, 1798 Notification of Bounty Paid John Hancock William Simmons Hancock encloses receipts and a list of men who have been paid bounty.
April 10, 1799 Dividing the State of Virginia into Divisions and Sub-Divisions George Washington Alexander Hamilton Washington provides his suggestions for altering the plan for dividing Virginia into military divisions and sub-divisions.
July 11, 1799 I urge constantly the completion of the appointment of officers... Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice "Agreeably to your own ideas communicated in your letter of the 23rd ultimo, you will consider Somerset as established for your regimental rendezvous. I urge constantly the completion of the appointment of officers. I am not sure whether a competent number of proper candidates are as yet before the Secretary of War. If not, it is to be wished other fit characters may be presented."
July 6, 1794 Information on Muster Roll of Recruits James Bruff Joseph Howell Bruff sends to the War Office his muster roll of the Army recruits he has enlisted, explaining that two are confined for debt and two absent without leave, but still suspected of being in the area. Mentions his need for clothing.
November 2, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Ensign Boote William Simmons William R. Boote William Simmons requests information about a deserter from Ensign Boote's rolls.
May 30, 1795 Enclosed Receipt Roll William Eaton William Simmons Enclosed receipt rolls; awaiting instruction on balance of pay.
August 29, 1794 Militia to Baltimore Alexander Hamilton Thomas Sim Lee By order of the President, Secretary Hamilton requests that the Governor of Maryland send a detachment of militia immediately to Baltimore.
May 2, 1795 No Funds for Recruiting William Eaton William Simmons All money expended, Eaton described his post as destitute.
March 26, 1795 Stevenson's Pay Prior to his Posting at Carlisle Joseph Howell Charles Martin Howell informs Martin that it is not known if Stevenson was paid prior to his posting at the rendezvous at Carlisle since he may have enlisted with another name. If Martin can determine Stevenson's previous locations, Howell can examine those rolls to ascertain his pay status.
December 8, 1797 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with John Chester William Simmons John Chester William Simmons directs John Chester to pay Capt. Edward Miller.
September 9, 1794 Letter to the Governor of Pennsylvania Alexander Hamilton Thomas Mifflin Secretary Hamilton writes the Governor of Pennsylvania on the latest plans on the progress of the militia in moving to suppress the Whiskey Rebellion.