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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
February 16, 1792 Lack of Money John Bryant Samuel Hodgdon Money owed workmen, uneasy situation due to lack of funds to pay for labor. Requests money.
December 1, 1798 Inquiry into Money Due Soldiers Alexander Pope William Simmons Enclosed certificate of Ensign Allison, Commander of Fort Pickering for money due the Ensign. Pope also requested information on money due Sgt. Slaughter. Money should be forwarded to Col. Carrington.
January 4, 1784 No Money in the Pay Office John Pierce Philip Audebert John Pierce sends to Philip Audibert a letter indicating that he has no money.
July 20, 1792 Missing Money Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Addressed missing money and noted that Craig acknowledged receipt of the full sum and it could not have been a mistake in the remittance of money to Capt. Faulkner.
February 28, 1784 Report that no money is on hand Hezekiah Merrill John Pierce Reports to the Paymaster General that no money is on hand.
June 20, 1795 Enclosed Money Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Enclosed advanced money due Colonel Thomas Butler for use by the Indian Department. Money drawn for Francis D'hebecourt
October 1, 1797 Money for Mr. Grant Jonathan Smith William Simmons It is the desire of the Committee that Mr. Grant be furnished the amount of money neccessary to defray his expenses home. The money should be furnished as soon as possible, Grant having been removed from the power of the sheriff and waits only for the money to travel home.
November 13, 1799 Want of Recruiting Money Alexander Hamilton Caleb Swan Swan informs Hamilton that the recruiting service in his location is languishing for want of money.
May 12, 1792 Money for Appointment Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Money intended for Capt. Biggs enclosed, but due to his refusal to accept appointment, money will be given to another officer pending their acceptance.
June 11, 1796 Money to pursue deserters William Simmons George Fleming Notifies Fleming that he has authorized money to be paid for the expenses of pursuing deserters from the Army; provides instructions on accounting for the money
February 16, 1793 Disorderly process of drawing for money Henry Knox James O'Hara Secretary Knox is upset that John Belli continues to draw money. This disorderly practice must be discontinued. The money must pass through O'Hara, the Quartermaster General.
September 16, 1792 On the Difficulty of Procuring Money Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Hodgdon notes difficulty of procuring money and apologizes for any delay, difficulty or embarrassment caused.
February 4, 1784 Money for clothing allowance Joseph Nourse John Pierce Nourse - Register of the Treasury - says that his office has in its possession money that was provided as a clothing allowance to General Smallwood. Since obviously, this is not the money that was actually provided, he wants to know what he should do with the money he has.
July 27, 1794 Thanks for Advance James King David Henley King thanks Henley for the advanced money, mentioned difficulty purchasing goods.
June 4, 1796 Update on Accounts and Request for Sum George Fleming William Simmons The want of money for the payment of services proved to be a source of great embarrassment to Fleming. He requested immediate attention to the need for money at his post. Enclosed Col Tousards requisition for money, and the Officers and Doctors receipts for the same.
October 3, 1799 Want of Recruiting Money Daniel Bradley Alexander Hamilton "...we are in great want of a supply of recruiting money unless some is immediately forwarded we shall be obliged to desist from recruiting--as the officers have no money of their own to advance, they nor their recruits have received a farthing of pay since we left Tennessee 1st April and they are laboring under great disadvantge for the want of it."
December 31, 1798 Requires Signed Receipt to Pay Money Due Samuel Hodgdon Philip Williams It is not proper to remit the small sum requested because no one is authorized to sign the receipt, unless he has a friend there who can sign. In that case, the money will be paid to his order. If no one else volunteers, the assigned member of Congress from his district can sign the receipt and pick up the money. At any rate, Hodgdon will pay the money as soon as he can get a receipt.
June 9, 1792 Money for Recruiting Bezaleel Howe Joseph Howell The Treasurer has placed in the hands of Richard Morris, Supervisor of New York, $400. Howe was told by him that the Treasurer would provide money for recruiting but he had not been given the names of the recruiting officers nor is there any money on hand. General Knox has told Morris that he had filed a warrant in Morris's favor for the money he needed. Morris has come to New York with one...
August 20, 1799 Seeks to Conclude Business of Money and Accounts Lost in Mail Samuel Hodgdon Thomas Holt Sends duplicates of accounts and vouchers lost with forwarded money. Hopes it will arrive safely, because there is no other evidence of payment. The bank never refunded the money. Seeks to bring this business to a conclusion.
January 23, 1796 Discussion on Allocation of Public Money Nehemiah Freeman William Simmons Demand for advanced money to purchase surgical instruments made, council of administration objected as to the propriety of advancing money. Commandant of the Corps stated that money previously due deserters was public funds and could be used. Ownership of the unliquidated military accounts questioned, request for official answer by Simmons;
September 7, 1799 Delivery of Money William Simmons Isaac Craig Money given to S. Lewis to forward to Craig for payment of Dr. Scott was never done. Simmons addressed issue and Lewis will send money forward.
July 24, 1788 Subsistence Money Elisha Ely John Pierce Encloses letter from J. Sherman respecting subsistence money due to Ely.
October 10, 1794 Request for Name of Unauthorized Collection of Monies William Long David Hemey Long sought name of person who drew money due him so he may recover money owed him. William Fait previously authorized to draw money, but returned power to Long.
October 20, 1792 Notification of Money to be Delivered, Instructions for Dispersal Joseph Howell Bezaleel Howe Amounts and people to receive pay.
July 25, 1796 Enclosed Vouchers for Money Due Militia Ebenezer Sproat William Simmons Enclosed vouchers for money paid militia services no copies of absent officers pay rolls, no money received for some time.