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December 27, 1798 Coming Elections for Baltimore Branch Bank James McHenry Thomas Willing McHenry writes Willing on behalf of one of the directors of the Baltimore Branch Bank, who would like to continue in the role of director and would like Willing's help in the coming election.
July 17, 1794 Business at the Branch Bank of New York Joseph Howell Jonathan Dayton The business at the Bank has been settled for Dayton and the General but a draft on the Branch Bank of New York cannot be obtained unless Dayton directs the money to be transmitted to the Branch.
July 21, 1794 Post Notes and Remittance of Money Jonathan Dayton Joseph Howell Methods of payment addressed in detail. Post notes remit in lieu of branch bank notes.
June 22, 1798 Receipt of Money from Branch Bank Constant Freeman William Simmons Freeman returned from Charleston and received money from cashier of branch bank for pay of militia. Matters regarding the payment of officers as advised by the Attorney General and the Secretary of War discussed.
August 28, 1794 Counterfeiting the Notes of Branch Banks Joseph Howell Constant Freeman As regards the counterfeiting of the notes of the Branch Banks of Baltimore and Charleston, the Cashier of the Bank of the United States has provided four sheets of impressions of five and ten dollar notes which may help to detect the fraud.
December 20, 1789 [No. 100] Request to Devise Plan for Exploring Missouri River Henry Knox Josiah Harmar Knox asks that the subject be retained by Harmar as a profound secret. Asks that Harmar devise a plan for exploring the branch of the Mississippi called the Missouri River up to its source and all its southern branches. Knox sends a map to assist in endeavor. This cannot be done with the sanction of public authority. Suggests that Harmar organize a military expedition with some Indians. Leaves...
July 17, 1797 Cover for a draft William Simmons James Van Ingen Cover letter for a draft on the Branch Bank of New York.
February 2, 1799 McHenry writes to Willing on behalf of Mr. Getlings James McHenry Thomas Willing Secretary McHenry requests that Thomas Willing comply with the wishes of the director of Branch Bank of Baltimore, Mr. Getling.
September 8, 1796 Provisions for Ellicot and Commissioners Business Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Request to furnish Mr. Ellicot with tents. Discussed transportation by boat. Noted commissioners would run the southern line of the U.S.
February 4, 1797 Military Hospital of the Southern Department Nathan Alexander Unknown Recipient Discusses the Military Hospital of the Southern Department. Also mentions election for the presidency.
March 27, 1787 Regarding Indian Affairs in the Southern Department Charles Thomson Henry Knox Thomson refers to a report from Joseph Martin, superintendent of Indian Affairs in the Southern Department, who reported great unrest among the Cherokees over the rapid encroachment of their lands by whites from the "state of Franklin." Suggests that Cherokees receiving encouragement from Choctaws, Chickasaws, Creeks and Spanish.
April 30, 1795 Timothy Pickering to Arnoldus Vanderhorst Timothy Pickering Arnoldus Vanderhorst Apologies for delay in response to letter pertaining to French privateer and defense of frontier. Instructions for receiving reimbursement. Money for Mr. Seagrove's expenses now lies in the branch bank of South Carolina.
June 17, 1799 Forwarding of Correspondence with Pinckney Concerning Actions on Southern Frontier James McHenry John Adams Forwards correspondence with General Pinckney, which relate Pinckney's movements and actions on the southern frontier since he received his instructions.
November 19, 1784 Rations for the Southern Army John Pierce John White John Pierce encloses a letter to John Whitediscussing rations for the Southern Army.
June 16, 1799 Army nominations for the Southern Department Charles Pinckney Horry James McHenry Encloses a letter from his uncle and urges McHenry to not forget him when the army nominations for the Southern Department take place.
April 14, 1784 List of officers in the Southern Hospital John Pierce Doctor David Oliphant Requests a list of officers in the Southern Hospital with their dates of service and charges against them, so their accounts can be settled.
September 21, 1789 Readiness to make further communications Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department Alexander McGillivray So that there will be no complaints of partial or defective representation, commissioners will be ready to make further communications as soon as the third member of the commission, the honorable Mr. Griffin, arrives.
December 17, 1800 Monetary instructions for James Powell Samuel Dexter James Powell Dexter directs Powell to make a deposit in the Branch Bank at Charleston.
September 16, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Archibald Creary Simmons notifies Creary that funds were deposited for his use in the Branch Bank of Providence.
April 1, 1800 Balance Due the 14th Regiment, Etc. Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Hamilton assures Col. Rice that the balance due the 14th Regiment has been forwarded to the Paymaster on the Branch Bank Boston.
August 7, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Archibald Creary Simmons informs Creary that funds are allocated for use on the fortifications at New Port.
May 30, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Archibald Creary Simmons informs Creary of a disbursement of funds to the Branch Bank at New Port. These funds are at Creary's disposal for expenses related to fortifications.
December 29, 1794 Report on the Militia of the United States William Giles House of Representatives Congressman William Branch Giles (VA) communication to the House of Representatives. Giles headed a committee to prepare a plan for the better organizing, arming, and disciplining the militia. Concludes that the militia suffer from want of a competent source of spplying arms. Resolves that the former act entitled, "An act more effectually to provide for the national defence, by establishing an...
September 14, 1799 Difficulty in the Payment of Troops, Etc. Alexander Hamilton Caleb Swan Hamilton emphasizes that the troops must be paid promptly or many probems, including desertions, will resutl. The lack of musters or payrolls should not interfere with this goal. He notes that that the chief of each branch of the departments of supply and pay should have a deputy with each army or military district.
May 8, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Constant Freeman Simmons informs Freeman that pay for the militia and scouts of Georgia has been placed in branch bank of Charleston.