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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
January 9, 1800 Preparation of Returns Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Notification that the Adjutant General was preparing the returns required by McHenry, noted "his materials are unavoidably defective." The monthly returns send by Hamilton contain all the information the Adj. Gen. has available.
October 20, 1791 Errors in Returns Henry Knox Isaac Craig Noted receipt of letter addressing mistakes in ordnance returns and Craig's integrity in reporting errors.
July 13, 1792 Regular Returns and Transport of Powder Henry Knox Isaac Craig Advised regular communication on returns and ordered all powder to be encased in barrel to protect canvas from injury.
March 24, 1784 Returns Mandated by Congress Samuel Hodgdon Timothy Pickering Discusses returns (probably of stores) mandated by Congress.
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.
December 12, 1799 Alterations at Posts to be Submitted with Returns, Etc. John Wilkins, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Hodgdon has directed that when alterations are made at any of the posts, the documents associated with them should accompany the returns. Wilkins points out that when transfers are made from one post to another the associated vouchers cannot be produced immediately for the returns. Wilkins directs Quartermasters as to how to set up their books. General returns from the western posts are enclosed.
August 16, 1799 Requests Immediate Communication of Returns Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Thanks Craig for information on McClintock. Asks him in the future to send returns to him immediately rather than to the Secretary of War. The Quartermaster General is in New York, but when he returns, Hodgdon will follow up with the clerk's business. Reports no more sickness in the city.
December 7, 1793 Returns of Ordnance John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon General Knox wants to know how Hodgdon is coming with the returns of ordnance. "Will it be ready by Monday next?" The president [Washington] is repeating his calls for these returns.
March 28, 1800 General Orders: Regulations Governing the Transmission of Returns William North [not available] North transmits General Orders related to Major General Hamilton's regulations governing officers in the transmission of their different returns.
July 22, 1798 Enclosed Returns of Ordnance and Military Stores William Littlefield Samuel Hodgdon Notification of enclosed returns of ordnance, military stores, quartermaster stores.
April 1, 1800 Forwarding returns and vouchers Jonathan Schieffelin Samuel Hodgdon Forwards the returns and vouchers from the previous three months.
November 4, 1799 Enclosed Returns for Detroit David Strong Ebenezer Stevens Encloses the returns for Detroit for the month of October.
December 5, 1797 Enclosed returns of recruits James McHenry William R. Boote The Secretary at War encloses some printed returns of recruits, one of which Ensign Boote will forward to him every other Saturday of the enlisted recruits
February 18, 1800 Regulations for Unit Inspections William North [not available] Instructions for inspection of army units, for handling monthly returns of gathered data, and where prisoners fall in the arrangement. Stipulates paper strength of regiments of artillery & infantry; notes differences between company returns and regimental returns; discusses the layout and distribution of the appropriate forms.
August 13, 1799 Enclosed sundry returns from General Hamilton Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns sent by General Hamilton; requests that William Simmons at the Treasury Department be forwarded the returns intended for him.
March 7, 1796 Remarks on Received Returns Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Returns received by Hodgdon discussed, if Hodgdon wished any alterations Hunt requested he be informed.
April 5, 1800 Received the Returns of Quartermasters Supplies James McHenry David Henley McHenry acknowledges receipt of letter covering returns of Quarter Masters' supplies issued for month of February.
December 4, 1798 Enclosed Returns and Vouchers Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Hunt mentioned his return to Lamberton, NJ and returns with vouchers to be completed shortly.
December 4, 1798 Returns agreeable to Military Stores orders Peter Hunt Samuel Hodgdon Writes that he arrived in Lamberton, New Jersey the prior evening and proceeded immediately in making out returns agreeable to Hodgdon's orders. Encloses the returns along with vouchers.
April 17, 1790 Request for Returns by May Henry Knox Benjamin Lincoln Returns necessary for future business.
May 29, 1799 General Orders: Disposition of Returns Alexander Hamilton [not available] These General Orders pertain to the disposition of returns. Those relating to officers and men are to be sent to the Adjutant General at New York. Those related to ordnance and supplies are to be sent to the Agent for the War Department at New York.
December 9, 1799 Sundry returns for Col. Stevens Horatio Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns of ordinance on behalf of Col. Ebenezer Stevens
July 5, 1797 Monthly Instead of Quarterly Returns, Etc. Caleb Gibbs Samuel Hodgdon Gibbs had thought that returns were due on a quarterly basis so he waited to submit them. Now that he realizes that monthly returns are expected, he will respond accordingly. Enclosed is the return of the Navy Yard for the month of June along with the appropriate receipts.
February 9, 1787 Enclosed returns for stores John Pierce Colonel Walker The Commissioner of Army Accounts encloses to Colonel Walker the returns related to the charges for various stores delivered to Mr. Nourse in 1782.
November 5, 1799 Sundry returns for Detroit and Fort Niagara Ebenezer Stevens Samuel Hodgdon Encloses sundry returns for the posts of Detroit and Fort Wayne.