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March 6, 1797 Dates & Sums of the Respective Bills Samuel Lewis Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants Hodgdon to insert in the enclosed letter the dates and sums of the respective bills comprising the indicated amount along with the names of the persons who drew them. The requisition for that amount has been sent to the Treasury.
February 3, 1790 Receipt of clothing for Corps of Artillery Henry Knox [not available] Reciept of clothing for Corps of Artillery.
June 24, 1793 Shipments of Clothing to Commanders of Corps Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Discusses contract for clothing. Gives recommendations on how to ship the clothing to its destinations, respective Corps, along with invoices. Wants to avoid packages shipping without knowledge of contents.
October 7, 1790 Receipt for Salaries Paid John Stagg [not available] This is the receipt of Stagg and five other officers acknowledging the payment of their respective salaries by the Secretary of War.
November 1, 1799 Arrears of Pay for Officers of the Old Regiment Alexander Hamilton Caleb Swan "When I was at Trenton I considered it as perfectly understood between you and me that those officers of the old regiments to whom arrears of pay are due should receive the sums to which they are entitled immediately from your hands. I have been since informed that you decline this and refer the officers to their regimental paymasters. They are, of course, left without the means of joining their...
December 21, 1793 Sums Deducted from Advances to Officers & Soldiers Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Howell wants to be furnished with certificates of the sums deducted from his advances to the officers and soldiers as shown in his own account. Swan's certificates should indicate the company and corps in which the officers and soldiers are arranged.
June 10, 1786 Sums due North Carolina Line John Pierce Robert Fenner Refers to sums due North Carolina Line. Is having difficulty procuring subsistence due officers, non-commissioned officers and privates.
June 4, 1794 Pitkin's Appointment as a Captain Henry Knox Timothy Pitkin Knox notifies Pitkin of his appointment as a Captain in the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers. To assist him in deciding whether to accept the appointment, he is informed of the amount of pay and emoluments he will receive as well as the names of the other officers being so appointed. It should be understood that previously appointed officers have precedence in their respective grades to the...
April 13, 1796 Pay of Lieutenant Simons Geddes' Corps William Simmons Lieut. Simon Geddes Muster and Pay Rolls received and examined and Nicholas Fish will pay Geddes and Corps of Artillerists and Engineers the sums due for their pay.
July 6, 1790 Receipt for salaries of the War Office War Department [not available] Receipt, War Office salaries paid.
September 5, 1800 Sums Credited to General Wilkins Peter Hagner Samuel Hodgdon General Wilkins has written to Mr. Stevens respecting several sums the General is to be credited with. Being credited with the two sums, he is ready to pay the balance according to the terms of the bill.
August 11, 1787 Copy of current accounts and report of pay due Joseph Howell Henry Knox Encloses copy of current accounts and report of pay due a detachment of the 2nd U.S. Regiment under Colonel Henry Jackson. Also the pay due a Federal Corps of artillery under Captain Henry Burbeck.
July 26, 1792 Instructions Regarding Duties of the Paymaster of the Troops John Steele Caleb Swan Swan had just been appointed Paymaster of the Troops of the United States. Steel sends him a lengthy letter with instructions regarding the forms for keeping and tending the accounts of the office.
November 3, 1793 Sums Charged to the Quartermaster General Major John Belli Samuel Hodgdon By order of the Quartermaster General, Bellie has drawn sums for individuals who have rendered services to the public which sums, after payment, will be charged to the Quartermaster General.
January 2, 1784 Accountability for Money Captain Colfax John Pierce Request for a decision as to the accountablity for monies received.
March 5, 1799 Requested Information Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton refers to a number of letters from McHenry regarding regulations, recruiting, supplies, and officers for which he currently has insufficient information to write an informed reply.
July 9, 1794 Sums to be expended upon fortifications Henry Knox Alexander Hamilton Agreeable to Secretary Hamilton's request, Secretary Knox transmits the sums to be expended upon fortifications, the entire appropriation amounting to $106,000.
February 10, 1796 Instructions on Payroll and Muster for 3 Soldiers Stephen Rochefontaine Nehemiah Freeman Letter, encloses documents relating to three soldiers and gives instructions regarding muster and pay rolls.
June 10, 1786 Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts John Pierce Major R. Fenner Pierce encloses a letter that reflects the sums due to officers of the North Carolina Line.
June 6, 1799 Regulations Respecting Supplies and Accounting Alexander Hamilton [not available] Hamilton discusses regulations regarding sundry supply and accounting matters.
March 18, 1786 A Plan for the General Arrangement of the Militia of the United States. Henry Knox Congress of the United States Letter, encloses plan for Militia. Discusses the nature of government and a republic, and how to convince citizens of the raising of a militia. Outlines Advanced Corps, Main Corps, and Reserved Corps, as well as responsibilities of staff. Discusses terms of service, pay, and provisions.
July 14, 1795 William Simmons discusses pay, finance and accounting with Nicholas Fish William Simmons Nicholas Fish William Simmons explains to Nicholas Fish the sums to be disbursed as payment to the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers at West Point.
February 3, 1790 Account settlement Joseph Howell Joseph Nourse Concerning the settling of Capt. David Bushnell's account, late agent for the Corps of Supplies.
February 4, 1795 Account of appropriations for War Office salaries for 1794 Samuel Lewis [not available] Account, appropriations for War Office salaries, 1974.
May 26, 1799 Organization and Arrangement of the Volunteer Corps Alexander Hamilton William MacPherson Hamilton seeks general uniformity relative to the various parts of the Army, including the volunteer corps, with the understanding that certain peculiarities will distinquish individual corps.