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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 8, 1800 General Wilkinson's Expenses at Big Spring [not available] [not available] General Wilkinson's bill from Big Spring.
May 25, 1798 Request for Issue of Medicine to Troops at Spring Garden James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medicine for use of troops at Spring Garden.
May 22, 1797 Delivery of Medicine James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver medicines for recruiting rendezvous at Spring Gardens.
March 10, 1800 Request for Purchase of a Steel Spring Truss Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Directs purchase of a steel spring truss for use by a private of the Fort Mifflin garrison.
July 29, 1799 Claims on the Ground Along the Spring Richard Parker Samuel Hodgdon The agent is at Carlisle disposing of the lots and commons and there are a great many applications for lots. The people who claimed the ground along the spring now claim the Baker house and coal house and all the ground along the spring in front of the buildings. It was the great neglect of Captain Eames that allowed Wilson to get control of that land and Parker seeks instructions from Hodgdon as...
November 3, 1794 Return of arms and accoutrements wanted to complete a detachment of infantry at Spring Gardent Pennsylvania William Kersey [not available] Inventory of arms and accoutrement compiled and signed by Major William Kersey of the US Legion wanted to complete a detachment of infantry at Spring Garden.
May 23, 1797 Delivery of Clothing for Recruits James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver uniforms to recruiting rendezvous at Spring Garden.
December 3, 1795 Pay of Captain Cornelius Sedam and His Men at Spring Garden New Jersey William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $113.81 is due Captain Cornelius R. Sedam and the men under his command at Spring Garden, being his and their pay for November 1795.
June 30, 1798 Requests for Issue of Arms, Accoutrements, Tools, & Ammunition to Spring Garden Troops James McHenry John Harris In two separate documents, McHenry first orders (on May 31) the outfitting of Capt. Edward Miller's detachment, then follows up (on June 30) with a request that Harris deliver to Capt. Edward Miller at Spring Garden 708 cartridges and 118 flints. Miller's return for the same is also included.
April 25, 1797 Return: for Arms and Accoutrements for recruits at Spring Gardens Joseph Elliot James McHenry List of arms and accoutrements itemized on return.
April 14, 1795 Compensation of Capt. Cornelius Sedam and His Recruits at Spring Garden New Jersey William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that the sum of $181.73 is due Capt. Cornelius R. Sedam and the recruits under his command at Spring Garden New Jersey for their pay up to the 31st of March 1795.
September 1, 1795 Pay of Captain Cornelius Sedam and His Men at the rendezvous at Spring Garden, New Jersey William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $218.27 is due Capt. Cornelius R. Sedam and the men under his command at the rendezvous at Spring Garden New Jersey being his and their pay for August 1795.
March 14, 1800 Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document, Alexander Hamilton to Nathan Rice Alexander Hamilton Nathan Rice Notification that commission for Lieut. Spring was sent to the Sec. of War, other vacancies will be filled via promotion. Expressed happiness that order and subordination was restored among men under Rice.
March 3, 1797 Pay of Lieutenant Peter Shoemaker and the detachment under his command at Spring Garden, New Jersey William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $225.28 is due Lieutenant Peter Shoemaker and the detachment under his command at Spring Garden, New Jersey being his and their pay for February 1797.
August 20, 1795 Pay of Private John Spring, 1st Troop Light Dragoons William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $18.97 is due Private John Spring, 1st Troop Light Dragoons commanded by Captain John Webb, for his pay from January 1st to May 23rd 1795, the day of his discharge.
December 22, 1798 Muskets Arrived Eli Whitney Samuel Hodgdon Three thousand muskets stocks arrived safely. Whitney will send for the remaining one thousand in the spring.
June 2, 1797 Delivery of Hospital Stores Unknown Clerk [not available] Hospital stores to be delivered for the use of the sick at Spring Garden.
December 22, 1795 Pay of Rene O'Brien, matron to recruits at Spring Garden New Jersey William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that eight dollars is due Rene O'Brien, matron to the recruits under the command of Captain Cornelius Sedam at the Renedezvous at Spring Garden New Jersey, being her pay from Nov. 11 to Dec. 11, 1795.
July 5, 1798 Certification of payments; detachment at Spring Garden, New Jersey William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $559.79 is due a detachment of recruits at Spring Garden, late under the command of Captain Edward Miller, being the pay of the non-commissioned officers and privates, now under the command of Ensign George W. Stall, for April and May 1798.
February 23, 1797 Request for Delivery of Artillerists' Clothing for New Recruits James McHenry John Harris Directs delivery of clothing for privates and sergeants of artillery to new recruits at Spring Garden.
August 13, 1799 Public Claim of the Channel on the Spring Richard Parker Samuel Hodgdon The deed is not currently recorded in this county so it would be proper to have it forwarded for that purpose. Both Colonel Postletwait and Colonel Alexander believe that a survey is needed to ascertain the public claim on the channel of the spring so Hodgdon should make every effort to forward the draft and the survey as soon as possible. Wilson's heirs would sell the land they claim on the...
June 5, 1797 Pay of Captain Joseph Elliott, of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, and the detachment under his command at Spring Garden, New Jersey William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $175.04 is due Captain Joseph Elliott, of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, and the detachment under his command at Spring Garden, New Jersey, being his and their pay for May 1797.
March 30, 1789 Three Members Shy of a Government Henry Knox George Washington Knox reports that Congress is now three members shy of a government. Knox also notes that "the Spring impost amounting by computation to 300,000 dollars will be lost to the general government by its not meeting at the time appointed."
January 5, 1797 Pay of Lieutenant Shoemaker & His Men William Simmons James McHenry Certification of $261.73 due Lieutenant Peter Shoemaker and the men under his command at Spring Garden, New Jersey, being his and their pay through December 1796.
November 12, 1791 Horse Collar Chains Samuel Boyd Samuel Hodgdon If there is a campaign the following Spring, and there will probably be one, Hodgdon is asked to provide a variety of articles that will be wanted such as horse collar chains and all sorts of harnesses. They can be had on good terms provided timely notice is given.