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March 14, 1799 Presidential Responsibilities & Terms of Enlistment Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Hamilton explains the responsibility of the President to appoint the requisite number of lieutenants as well as the quartermaster and the paymaster. He also addresses whether soldiers would be more likely to enlist for a "casual duration" than for a known term of five years.
April 24, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Private Canbis William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $14.93 is due Pvt. John Canbis of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from January 1, when he was last paid, to April 22, 1798, the day his term of service expired.
March 23, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Bushby William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $10.83 is due Private James Bushby, late of the Corps of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay from January 1 to March 22, 1798, the day his term of service expired.
February 21, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Scott William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $9.29 is due Private John Scott, late of Captain Armstrong's Company 1st Regiment, being his pay from January 1 to May 3, 1794 , the day his term of service expired.
June 5, 1798 Certification of payments; Private Stoel William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $36.77 is due Private Asaph Stoel, late of the Artillerists and Engineers and waiter to Captain Donald G. Mitchell, being his pay from August 1, 1797 to May 6, 1798, the day his term expired.
July 27, 1798 Certification of payment; pay of Private Thomas Dungan William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $2.71 is due Private Thomas Dungan, late a private in Captain Frye's company of Artillerists and Engineers, being his pay up to 21 July 1798, the day his term of service expired.
May 29, 1795 Recruiting and Pay Timothy Pickering William Rickard Pay and clothing for Rickard's company are on their way. Men whose term with the military ends and who do not renew their contract are to receive civilian clothing and some money. Pickering advises him to begin recruiting as soon as possible to replace those men whose term of enlistment will soon expire, and offers some advice.
September 23, 1798 Certification of payments; Private John Scott William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $10.50 is due John Scott, late a private in the Artillerists and Engineers stationed at Oswego, New York under the command of Lieutenant Nanning J. Vischer, being his pay from 1 July to 9 September 1798, the day his term of service expired.
[not available] Rules and Regulations Respecting the Recruiting Service War Department [not available] Undated War Office form document lists army recruitment regulations, which forbid enlistment of the intoxicated, the unhealthy, the underage, Indians, or blacks. Spaces specifying term of service, pay, and bounty are blank. Recruits are to be read the rules regarding desertion. The recruit's oath is printed. Directs the disposal of all the recruit's non-military clothing. Regulates living...
February 2, 1797 Account of Captain George Demler. George Demler William Simmons An itemized account of the money paid by Capt. Demler to the Battalion of Artillerists and Engineers at Detroit during his term as paymaster.
May 22, 1800 Submission of Remaining Unspent Funds Upon Retirement as Purveyor Jonathan Williams William Simmons Submits to the War Department Accountant's Office the balance of the U.S. funds in his possession, now that his term as provisional Purveyor of Public Supplies has ended.
May 24, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Alexander Gibson Simmons informs Gibson to expect payment from Samuel Lewis.
August 8, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department Peter Hagner John Henry Hagner discusses the claim of Samuel Eaton with Capt. Henry.
December 19, 1799 Ignorance of Some Officers in the Old Regiments John Francis Hamtramck Alexander Hamilton John F. Hamtramck explains his reference in an earlier letter to the ignorance of some officers in the Old Regiments. By using the term "ignorance" he meant to convey the want of the necessary education for an officer to do the duties of his profession.
August 24, 1795 Recommending Ensign McCutcheon Unknown Author Timothy Pickering The authors recommend Ensign McCutcheon for appointment as an officer in the artillery of the U.S.
August 21, 1797 More on James Lowry Andrew Marschalk William Simmons James Lowry claims that he left Fort Washington with Capt. Sparks in April 1796 and was left sick at Pittsburgh the following June. He was included in a muster of Capt. Crawford's Company in late June or early July. His term of service expired on 27 August 1796 and he received a certificate from Capt. Butler which he has lost.
June 8, 1793 Opinion on Requests Made by John Cleves Symmes Alexander Hamilton John Symmes Hamilton, Randolph, and Knox direct Judge Symmes to take action relative to the purchase of land discussed in the recent treaty. An academy is to be laid in the center of the patented tract. The boundaries of the tract are to be run as desribed in this letter.
February 17, 1797 Accounting Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Craig unable to accompany Commissary General and contractor on their travel to "the city" (presumably Philadelphia). Requested notification of the end of Col. O'Hara's term as Quartermaster General. Requests to be compensated for additional services provided to U.S.
August 3, 1798 Request for Settlement of Accounts of Capt. Greaton, Request for Money Samuel Heath William Simmons Heath asks for the money that he advanced for Captain Greaton.
March 5, 1797 Description of Lumber in Former Navy Yard Foreman Cheeseman Josiah Fox Letter, discusses lumber in former Navy yard.
May 22, 1798 Certification of payments; Private George McGee William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $16 is due Private George McGee, late of Capt. Isaac Guion's Company of the 3rd Regiment, being his pay for January 1 to April 30,1795, the day his term of service expired per Abstract D No. 968.
December 26, 1797 Certification of payments; John McNail, mattross William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $4.60 is due John McNail, late a Mattross [gunner's assistant] in Capt. Porter's Company of Artillerists and Engineers, being the balance of his pay from August 1 to September 12, 1797, the day his term of service expired.
March 23, 1801 Details of Post-Presidential Journey Home John Adams Samuel Dexter Adams relates the details of his journey home after the end of his term as president, and of the state of his home, sending respects to Jefferson, and compliments to Madison, Lincoln, Dearborn and Stoddert.
October 28, 1796 Accounts of Contractor and Settlement with Treasury Department. James McHenry John Wilkins, Jr. Accounts of contractor must be settled in the Treasury Department. Will submit that part of letter relative to aid afforded in transportation of provisions to the Secretary of Treasury.
April 17, 1798 Certification of payments; pay of Private Richard Oliver William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $10.70 is due Private Richard Oliver, late of Captain Edward Butler's Company, 4th Regiment, being his pay from June 1, 1795 to August 21, 1795, following the day his term of service expired.