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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 16, 1800 Expenses of Officers Detached on Special Duty Samuel Dexter William Simmons Officers attached on special duties, like that of a Judge Advocate, is justly entitled to full indemnity for his extra and necessary expenses.
February 1, 1799 Special Attention for Governor Sargent's Property Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig informs Samuel Hodgdon that Governor Sargent's property has been given special attention. Craig also notes the serious want of clothing for the troops.
September 11, 1794 Pistol Cartridges for Slough John Stagg Samuel Hodgdon Cornet Slough and his dragoons are ordered on a special command by the President with a special party that will join him in Trenton. He needs one hundred pistol cartridges immediately.
September 12, 1800 Account Received William Simmons George Harrison Accounts and vouchers of late purveyor, that contain advances to Thomas Billington for clothing made for the Army received. Advances or expenditures not for a payment cannot be admitted unless specially ordered. Simmons requested documentation from proper authority who authorized the special purchase and the contract.
June 22, 1798 Aaron Dunham copy of letter to War Department and receipt of Mr McCollum special messenger Aaron Dunham William Simmons Aaron Dunham encloses copy of letter to War Department which stands as authority for incurring charges; and receipt of Mr McCollum special messenger who conveyed cash to Mrs. Pike.
September 6, 1798 Contract Edward Miller Samuel Hodgdon Letter, mentions Mr. Robert Chapman is desirous of obtaining a contract for horseman's caps for the public.
August 18, 1800 Request for Investigation of Verbal Contract for Buttons Samuel Dexter Israel Whelen Directs Whelen to investigate the authenticity of a claimed verbal contract with the previous purveyor, the late Tench Francis, for buttons, and to complete the contract if so verified.
October 8, 1799 Moving to Winter Quarters Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Rice reports on the preparations for winter quarters at Oxford. Since winter is rapidly approaching he stresses the urgency of moving his regiment as soon as possible and the same would apply to the 15th and 16th Regiments if they are to join him at Oxford.
March 21, 1792 Robert Smith and partners forward a contract to Knox Robert Smith Henry Knox Letter, encloses proposal for contract.
November 7, 1795 Order and Receipts for Ensign Remington Held for Bail William Eaton William Simmons Eaton notifies Simmons that he is holding Ensign Remington's receipt for pay as bail in a special action.
December 22, 1800 Regarding contract dispute Samuel Dexter David Ames Dexter discusses a contract dispute pertaining to coal provided for use at Springfield Armory.
January 2, 1801 Mr. Foxall's contract Purveyor's Office Samuel Dexter Received Mr. Foxall's contract; will deliver accordingly.
May 24, 1791 Smith & Shepherd's Contract for Clothing Henry Knox Alexander Hamilton Smith & Shepherd have completed their contact for the clothing for the levies and Mr. Hodgdon has receipted to them for same. Some of the articles were not equal to the pattern and others were superior but on the whole Hodgdon judges that Smith & Shepherd have successfully executed their contract. Additional overalls have been commissioned so that the soldiers will have clean pairs.
April 7, 1792 Request to Contract with Turnbull and Marmie Henry Knox Isaac Craig Remarks on high quality iron used by Turnbull and Marnie, requests contract with them.
[not available] Contract Prices for Rations by Location William Simmons Nathan Jones Contract prices for rations at sundry places ascertained from Treasury Department.
September 11, 1792 Pay of the Army Henry Knox Anthony Wayne Knox is sending $45,637[&]33/100 dollars by special messenger to pay the troops for the period up to August 1st. It is hoped that the paymaster will be present so as to proceed according to the Comptroller's instructions but if not, the Quartermaster should act in his stead.
October 22, 1792 Contract with George Dannacker and William Young Alexander Hamilton [not available] Notification that, "'A contract for several articles of Clothing specified' for United States troops for the year 1793 was concluded on this date.
February 27, 1801 Regarding 500 Pistols Produced Under Contract William Simmons Simeon North Regarding 500 pistols produced under a contract of Mr. North's
January 12, 1783 Accounts of French and American Engineers Timothy Pickering John Pierce Pickering sends accounts of issues charged to the department of engineers. Mentions extra articles furnished to the French gentlemen by special order.
December 31, 1800 Advances on contract Samuel Dexter Robert R. Richardson Dexter declines to make advances on the contract.
August 1, 1799 Contract Unknown Author [not available] Contract enclosed in McHenry to Hamilton, 9/11/1799.
December 4, 1800 Regarding contract Samuel Dexter William Crafts Makes reference to contract in South Carolina for ensuing year.
May 21, 1799 A Contract John S. Boss James McHenry A contract.
April 22, 1795 Appointment of Col. Meigs as Special Agent Timothy Pickering Anthony Wayne Advised appointing a special agent to take charge of the large quantity of goods that will be required for the treaty. Col. Meigs was selected to fulfill this duty, he accepted. Copy of his instructions enclosed, if he continues service after this task, he is to be charged with the transportation of clothing for troops.
December 22, 1800 Regarding contract dispute Samuel Dexter Joseph Williams Dexter discusses a contract dispute pertaining to coal provided for use at Springfield Armory. Notes that he is surprised that he should have to decide on a subject to which Williams and Ames the superintendent ought to be fully competent.