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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
December 27, 1791 Guard for Survey Crew Henry Knox William Alexander Alexander's request for guard to be assigned to survey crew can be honored if there are enough troops to spare the men.
February 12, 1799 Survey of the Bay below the Narrows to Sandy Hook Alexander Hamilton John Jay In providing for the defense of the port, Hamilton expresses the need for a survey of the bay below the narrows to Sandy Hook and observes that such a survey has been done by the British. Mr. Hill owns a draft of that survey and will sell it for $800 which appears to be a reasonable price.
January 26, 1799 Only a Partial Survey Available Alexander Hamilton John Jay Hamilton is able to submit only a partial survey to Jay due to inadequate engineering support. More investigation and thought is needed before a specific plan can be proposed to the Legislature.
April 24, 1797 Report on boundary line survey Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Report on the progress of the survey of boundary lines. Reports gathering of Indians to meet the commissioners, difficulties with the Army officer commanding in the area, and that "lawless persons" were planning to attack the Indians accompanying the commissioners on the survey.
May 23, 1798 Request for Boat & Crew to Attend USS Ganges James McHenry Captain John Barry Requests that Barry have a boat and crew prepared to take McHenry to the USS Ganges [about to set sail against the French].
June 6, 1798 New Appointments of Ship Captains and Crew Due to Poor Moral Fiber of Current Officers Stephen Higginson James McHenry Higginson listed the traits of current ship captains and crew that are offensive, offers suggestion for new appointments to posts.
February 6, 1800 Certification of payment; John Steel, for his and the crew’s pay William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $64 to John Steele, for his and the crew's pay.
June 22, 1798 Survey of the Public Buildings at Carlisle Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon recommends a survey of the public buildings at Carlisle by professional men and an estimate of the cost of repairing the buildings that need it.
April 3, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steel & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steel, Coxswain, and the crew of the public barge stationed at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for March 1798.
January 6, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steel & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steel, Coxswain, and the crew on board the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for December 1797.
December 2, 1797 Certification of payments; pay of John Steel & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steel, Coxswain, and the crew of the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for November 1797.
July 5, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steele & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew employed on the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for June 1798.
May 4, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steele & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew on the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for April 1798.
February 13, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steele & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew of the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for January 1798.
June 5, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steele & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew of the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for May 1798.
May 1, 1799 Certification of Payment; John Steel, Coxswain and Crew Peter Hagner [not available] Certification that $64 is due John Steel and the crew of the public barge at Mud Island Fort for their pay for April 1799.
January 17, 1791 Letter from Israel Ludlow regarding escorts during survey of Miami Purchase lands Israel Ludlow Samuel Hodgdon Agreeable to Hodgdon's request, Ludlow has written to Major Leiglon respecting the escorts for his survey of land and encloses Leiglon's written answer.
August 9, 1799 Concerns about Public Lands; Suggests a New Survey to Defend Government Possession Samuel Hodgdon Richard Parker Cannot find the draught for public land, but isn't too worried. Believes a new survey will be made soon. Requests Parker to communicate to the proprietors' agent that the government will not concede one foot of land which they originally possessed. Col. Postlethwaite and Col. Alexander are well aware of the land from its first possession until now. Requests any further information.
November 7, 1797 Certification of payments due John Steel [Steele] & Crew William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steel, Coxswain, and the crew employed on the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for October 1797.
March 8, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steele & Crew Peter Hagner James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew of the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for February 1798.
November 5, 1798 Fortifying the Port of New York John Jay Alexander Hamilton Relative to the plan for fortifying the port of New York, Jay has provided $500 for the perfecting of a survey of the shores and waters. After the survey is completed, General Clarkson, Colonel Burr, and Colonel Stevens should be consulted as to the specifics of the plan.
January 7, 1799 Certification of payments; John Steel, [Steele] Coxswain of crew of public barge employed at Mud Island Fort William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payments; $64 John Steel, Coxswain of crew of public barge employed at Mud Island Fort, for pay of coxswain and crew.
August 2, 1797 Certification of payment: John Steele, Coxswain, and crew of public barge William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew on board the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for July 1797.
June 12, 1798 Land Contracts Samuel Hodgdon Eli Whitney Cost of land survey and land discussed.
September 3, 1798 Certification of payments; John Steele & Crew, August 1798 William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $64 is due John Steele, Coxswain, and the crew of the public barge at Mud Island Fort, being his and their pay for August 1798.