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February 11, 1784 Murders in the Cumberland Gap Alexander Martin Joseph Martin Governor Martin (of North Carolina) directs an investigation into murders committed in the Cumberland Gap. He states that if Cherokee or Chickamauga Indians are responsible a military expedition will be sent into their nation to obtain "satisfaction" unless they surrender the murderers. Directs that squatters be ordered off Indian Lands. Discusses an agreement between Spain and the Delaware...
February 9, 1790 Settlement for North Carolina Joseph Howell Henry Knox Howell's report on the case of a North Carolina officer who was not included in the settlement for the state. Answer to Secretary of War request of 2/8/1790
August 5, 1788 Destruction of Cherokee towns by Servier, from State of Franklin [North Carolina] Richard Winn Henry Knox A party from North Carolina, called Franklin State, with Sevier at the head, came over and destroyed several of their towns, killing nearly 30 Indians. Overhills seem determined for war. Winn wishes to bring the Cherokee situation before Congress.
November 6, 1793 French Privateer Taken into Port at North Carolina Thomas Jefferson Henry Knox Knox discussess the French privateer captured and brought into a port at North Carolina.
July 7, 1789 Deplorable Situation of the Cherokees Henry Knox George Washington Knox addresses the current situation pertaining to the Cherokee nation. He estimates the number of Cherokee warriors between 2,000 and 2,650. He observes that the Treaty of Hopewell "has been entirely disregarded by the white people inhabiting the frontiers." This is the third report in a four part series of briefs regarding Indian Affairs that Knox sent to the President.
October 24, 1791 Request from North Carolina Line Joseph Howell Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Cover forwarding a request from the agent of the North Carolina Line.
September 27, 1785 Settlement of accounts for North Carolina Officers John Pierce Robert Fenner Informs Fenner of the state of account settlements for the officers of the North Carolina Line.
August 10, 1796 Enclosed Statements for North Carolina William Polk William Simmons Polk encloses an account of money he has paid per instruction.
August 7, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of detachment at Fort Johnston, North Carolina Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $216 is due a detachment of recruits at Fort Johnston, North Carolina, being their pay for May and June 1798.
April 9, 1788 State-by-State Prospects for the Adoption of the Constitution Henry Knox John Sullivan Knox assesses the prospects for the adoption of the Constitution in South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Virginia, New York, and Rhode Island, the latter of which is the only state where defeat is certain.
April 22, 1799 Discusses Officers in North and South Carolina and Kentucy James McHenry John Adams Expresses consideration of troops, numbering regiments, and appointment of officers. Lists officers in North and South Carolina and Kentucky.
February 16, 1791 Pay of the North Carolina Line Joseph Howell William Skinner Howell acknowledges receiving the duplicate receipts for the bills transmitted for the pay of the North Carolina line. He would have acknowledged them earlier but for the increase of business in his office during the session of Congress.
April 26, 1800 Certification of payment; Robert Ball, Contractor, North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $1454 to Robert Ball, Contractor, North Carolina for rations and quartermaster supplies and expenditures for use of 4th and 6th Regiments at different locations in that state.
November 18, 1785 Settling account John Pierce Doctor James Fergus Discusses the state of settling Fergus's account.
December 19, 1788 Appointment of John Steele, esquire, commissioner of Indian Affairs; desire for peace with Cherokees and Creeks Richard Winn Henry Knox Governor of North Carolina has appointed John Steele, esquire, commissioner of Indian Affairs. State legislature also has requested that hostilities cease and to send a talk to Alexander McGillivray expressing wish for peace with Creeks.
February 8, 1790 Regarding a settlement for North Carolina Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Relays the request of the Secretary at War that Howell determine the reason that an officer was not included in the settlement for North Carolina.
August 6, 1799 Discussion of Appointment for North Carolina Regiment James McHenry William Davies Recommends Robert Goodloe as a trustworthy, hard-working gentleman. Provides his opinion on the responsibilities of the role. Understands that General Pinckney has already made his selections. Seeks a native of North Carolina.
September 6, 1796 Account of William Polk Superintendent of North Carolina William Simmons James McHenry Simmons certifies that $33.82 is due William Polk, Superintendent of North Carolina, being his commission on receiving and paying sundry sums of money from the War Dept. between April 2, 1794 and February 21, 1795.
September 29, 1787 Claims of North Carolina officers John Pierce Robert Fenner Letter from the Commissioner of Army Accounts regarding the claims of the North Carolina officers for subsistence.
September 29, 1788 Certificates issued to North Carolina Line Joseph Howell Doctor Williamson Certificates issued to North Carolina Line by Mr. Jackson, Assistant Commissioner.
September 12, 1797 Inadmissable Charges for Travel to North Carolina William Simmons Griffith James McRee McRea's request for reimbursement regarding trip to North Carolina was denied. Simmons admonished McRea for requesting payment.
February 11, 1794 Account of Thomas Perkins Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Certification of service and settlement of pay for Thomas Perkins, late private in the North Carolina line.
May 14, 1800 Contract for Rations in North Carolina [not available] [not available] Copy of a contract for supplying rations in North Carolina by merchant Daniel Wheaton of New Hanover North Carolina.
February 17, 1797 Credit to Read's account William Simmons James Read Acknowledges receipt of receipt rolls of Sergeant Philip Williams and his men at Fort Johnston, North Carolina that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office.
February 10, 1799 Forwarding Assignments of North Carolina Officers in Provisional Army [not available] James McHenry In an enclosure [not included], Pinckney sends the assignments of most of the officers from North Carolina being given positions in the provisional army, having been selected by the governor from the list prepared by the War Department. Also includes several officers from Tennessee, who are in the same regiment as these North Carolinians, so that relative rank within the regiment might be fixed.