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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
[not available] Transmit by a Safe Conveyance Unknown Author Samuel Hodgdon The enclosed needs to be trasported by a safe conveyance since it contains money.
September 14, 1793 Request for a safe conveyance Thomas Jefferson Samuel Sterett Thomas Jefferson with compliments to Mr. Sterrett will thank him for giving a safe conveyance to inland, which he prefers making from Baltimore. Mentions bill of exchange, Van Shepherd and Hubard.
February 28, 1787 Request for muster Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson Howell is organizing the papers in his office, particularly the Musters of Pay Rolls, so Nicholson is requested to send the muster which the Howell had previously given him on June 13,1785.
June 2, 1789 Safe Conveyance of Doyle's & Ferguson's Stores John Ferguson Samuel Hodgdon Major Hodgdon should send by the first safe conveyance to Capt. John Irvin of Pittsburgh the stores for Capt. Doyle and Ferguson. Capt. Irvin will pay for the carriage. Or if the waggoner would accept an order on the paymaster, that would answer better.
March 4, 1796 Suggestion for Conveyance of Money to West Point Stephen Rochefontaine William Simmons Rochefontaine suggests that Mr. Main would make a safe carrier of any money which might need to be brought from Philadelphia to West Point.
June 17, 1791 Safe Transport of Materials Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Speedy transport of building materials, workmen, horses, and men across river now safe for campaign on frontier.
May 14, 1790 Request for Submission of Pay Draft to Henry Knox Jeremiah Olney James Olney Jeremiah Olney asks his cousin to submit a draft for payment to Henry Knox.
March 23, 1793 Arrival of money and inquiry on mode of conveyance Samuel Hodgdon James O'Hara Asks for information on the safe arrival of money by post. Asks for opinion on the mode of conveyance, since southern mails have been lately robbed.
May 2, 1798 Safe Conveyance of the Box Judith Sargent Murray Samuel Hodgdon Mrs. Murray had intended to send a box to her brother with Mr. Goodhue but fears that he will leave Philadelphia before her letter arrives. Therefore, she asks Hodgdon to send the box with the enclosed letter by the first safe conveyance and to inform her when it is shipped. She fears the box may be broken and contents lost because of the rough road on which it will travel but trusts Hodgdon to...
August 2, 1796 Request for Wages Peter Hazard William Simmons Hazard complains that other men on the same footing as him have received their wages and that, by rights, should receive his as well.
April 1, 1797 Account of John Sevier John Sevier William Simmons Sevier discusses his account and assures Simmons that he will send his papers by safe conveyance as soon as it's feasible.
July 28, 1794 Mail Robbery Isaac Craig Henry Knox Package from Head Quarters delivered by boatman, now sent forward in the care of Ensign Sample under safe guard due to robbing of mail at Pittsburgh recently. Craig enclosed duplicates of letter, returns, and abstracts that were lost in robbery.
April 25, 1791 Request for Payment for Services Rendered; Invalid Pensions Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Letter, asks for balance due him by the United States; mentions Invalid accounts.
August 27, 1792 Account against the United States Jeremiah Olney Henry Knox Encloses account against the United States to include public stores to be shipped to West Point, New York, with exception of cannon, which will be left at Newport, Rhode Island.
June 10, 1788 Arrangements for Shipping Clothing to Artillerists at Springfield Henry Knox Peter Colt States that he has put aboard a sloop, named Two Sisters, clothing for the artillerists stationed at Springfield, Massachusetts. Asks Colt to see to their transport from Hartford to Springfield, offers to pay the cost incurred, once given appropriate receipts.
March 25, 1786 Money due to heirs John Hoope Joseph Howell The author had written earlier concerning the amounts due his brother in law's heirs in payment for his service in the Army and Navy. He has yet to hear from the recipient and requests the favor of a reply.
December 7, 1793 Dispatches for Major General Wayne Henry Knox Isaac Craig Directs Craig to forward dispatches for Major General Wayne. Requests report on state of Ohio River. Detachment ordered from Carlisle has not commence march.
September 6, 1799 Secretary at War directs the conduct of Indian affairs with Chapin James McHenry Israel Chapin Jr Letter, informs re shipment of Six Nations annuity goods; mentions Indians.
March 10, 1793 Advance to Thomas Fisher Thomas Butler Samuel Hodgdon Thomas Fisher called on Butler to advance him a small sum to aid in his journey to Philadelphia. Butler advanced him six dollars which Hodgdon can refund to him by safe conveyance.
February 6, 1801 Muster and Pay Rolls Forwarded David Henley William Simmons Box of documents forwarded by way of Benjamin Herbert, to be sent along to Washington.
February 12, 1784 Subsistence Money Due Edward Antill John Pierce Requests subsistence money due to him by an act of Congress
April 20, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Isaac Craig Simmons asks Craig to forward a letter to Capt. Bissell at Presque Isle.
July 19, 1786 Request for rolls of the 6th Regiment Joseph Howell Jonathan Nicholson He needs the rolls of the 6th Regiment and asks the recipient to bring them on his return. Captain James Baugh(?) has settled his account and credited the US with the monies charged him.
May 20, 1785 Will forward balance; in want of money Philip Audebert Joseph Howell Will forward balance first safe conveyance along with what Captain Beatty must have paid. Is in need of money; furniture has only arrived on this day. Asks that Howell come to New York as fast as possible.
February 23, 1784 Muskets and forage Samuel Hodgdon Robert Morris Payment for muskets and estimates for forage.