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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
October 23, 1795 Supply of Hospital and Expenditures Isaac Craig Timothy Pickering Hospital at Presque Isle supplied with articles on hand, fully stocked medicine chest included. Lists other supplies provided in shipment to Presque Isle. Craig enclosed packets of expenditures, Quartermaster General announced retirement.
September 7, 1796 Enclosed Estimates John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Enclosed estimate for the Quartermasters Department, Indian Department, and Hospital Department for months of July, August, September. Reason for not drawing up estimate sooner was that Wilkins needed to be present at several of the posts requiring supplies before making an accurate estimate.
April 27, 1797 Delivery of Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver hospital stores to Dr. Lynch for sick at Fort Mifflin.
July 19, 1794 Hospital Stores Henry Knox Isaac Craig Medicine and hospital stores to be transported to Pittsburgh immediately. Previous shipment must not have reached Pittsburgh due to insufficient markings. Advice on making out accounts and submitting them to Howell.
July 11, 1794 Expenses Isaac Craig Henry Knox Enclosed invoice of goods that came to hand since last post. Noted mounting expenses of unpaid bills for hospital stores. Craig allocated money intended for Quartermaster's Department to pay hospital bills, requested guidance on subject.
May 6, 1791 Land for an Officer of the Hospital Department Joseph Howell John Stagg Writes that it is the opinion of the Secretary of War that the officer of the Hospital Department is entitled to a more fair proportion of land, equal to that of a Lieutenant Colonel.
May 7, 1799 Updates on Negative Status of Northwest Territory David Strong Alexander Hamilton Supplies of ammunition and hospital stores low and no response to multiple communications to Secretary of War on the subject. Strong noted discontent held by Indians who he believed were planning an attack on the United States and Great Britain.
August 19, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons John S. Boss Simmons instructs Boss on how to properly authorize requisitions.
November 22, 1798 Delivery of Medicines and Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to purchase and deliver medicine and hospital stores to Newport, Rhode Island.
February 27, 1801 Certification of payment; Ephraim Curtis, Charlestown New Hampshire for quartermaster, hospital supplies, expenditures for recruits of 16th Regiment at same place William Simmons [not available] Certification of payment; $161.01 to Ephraim Curtis, Charlestown, New Hampshire for quartermaster, hospital supplies, expenditures for recruits of 16th Regiment at same place.
April 6, 1797 Delivery of Hospital Supplies James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver medicines and hospital stores for troops in Knoxville.
April 3, 1794 Explanation of Supplies and Orders for Western Country James O'Hara Anthony Wayne Explains stores and supplies for Western Territory. Encloses estimates for the War Department. Requests update on events in Indian country. Refers to hospital supply order.
May 31, 1797 Delivery of Medicine and Hospital Stores James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver medicines and hospital stores to West Point.
November 28, 1792 Vouchers and supplies and Major Adair skirmish with Indians John Harris Samuel Hodgdon Forwarded by General Putnam a box containing vouchers of clothing, hospital and Indian department. Mentions that Commander in Chief has given instructions to General Wilkinson to order bushels of grain, and Major Adair's skirmish with Indians.
April 1, 1799 Request for Issue of Medical Instruments & Supplies James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of medical instruments and supplies which are listed in an accompanying return [not included].
March 13, 1785 Accounting information of Hospital Department John Pierce Doctor Nathan Brownson John Pierce requests accounting information for the Hospital Department from Doctor Brownson.
August 16, 1792 Purchases for Hospital Department Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Supply Order, directs supply purchase for hospital department.
September 15, 1788 Return of hospital department Joseph Howell Samuel Osgood The return of the hospital department for 1782 deranges Doctor Draper.
March 7, 1800 Reimbursement Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Receipt for money advanced to Connolly received. Mentioned that Wilkins was not pleased that the accounts of the armorers was refused, and threatened he would in turn refuse requests made on the Hospital Department. Mentioned requisition for camp equipage for troops to camp near Pittsburgh.
January 6, 1801 Certification of payment; Elijah and Simon House, Contractors, for rations, quartermaster, and hospital supplies furnished troops State of Connecticut William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $995.01 to Elijah and Simon House, Contractors, for rations, quartermaster, and hospital supplies furnished troops State of Connecticut.
September 7, 1796 Forwarding of Cost Estimates for Quartermaster, Hospital & Indian Departments for September 1796 John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry Forwards September expenditure estimates for the Quartermaster, Indian & Hospital Departments. Comments on the impossibility of extremely accurate estimates.
April 12, 1799 Outlines Supplies for Indian Nations Samuel Hodgdon Isaac Craig Sends invoices for annuities due to several Indian Nations. The goods have been forwarded. A wagon leaves today with medicines and hospital stores. Requests that invoices be sent on safely with supplies so the agents will know how to disburse items.
January 5, 1784 Pay of the Hospital Department John Pierce John Cochran Requests a list of the gentlemen of the Hospital Department entitled to the commutation of five years full pay under the 1781 resolution of Congress. Asks whether officers who resigned are entitled to the commutation pay. Requests information about the resignations or service positions of several doctors who served in the army hospital.
July 5, 1794 Requests Estimates for Supplies for Coming Year Tench Coxe Henry Knox Writes about the irregularity and uncertainty of American commerce and manufacture. Requires estimate of articles wanted for the current year, including clothing, hospital stores, tents and camp equipment, Indian supplies, and supplies for laborers. Requests paperwork for building in Boston.
December 5, 1800 Certification of payment; James Baker, Contractor for Maryland, for rations, quarter master, and hospital supplies for use of United States troops in Maryland William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $1952.17 to James Baker, Contractor for Maryland, for rations, quarter master, and hospital supplies for use of United States troops in Maryland.