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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 21, 1798 Articles Sent to Port Tobacco Samuel Hodgdon Samuel Dyson Letter, directs acknowledging receipt of stores sent to Port Tobacco.
February 27, 1798 Request for Issue of Military Stores for Troops at Port Tobacco James McHenry John Harris Directs issue of clothing, equipment, arms, and instruments for troops at Port Tobacco, Maryland.
April 8, 1798 Bounty Money for Recruits, Etc. Samuel Dyson William Simmons Dyson has sent to Simmons $61 in receipts for bounty money paid to recruits enlisted by him. He is now transmitting receipts for $24 which should be placed to his credit. No clothing has yet arrived at Port Tobacco.
May 10, 1800 Request for stationary and greetings from Little Turkey and Bloodyfellow John Hooker David Henley Articles drawn from Secretary of War must be fixed at some rate. Requests prices to articles listed: quills, glass, putty, paper. Requests bill for brandy given. Requests writing paper. Little Turkey and Bloodyfellow have missed Henley twice and by way of an apology ask for tobacco so they may smoke the pipe of friendship from a distance.
October 20, 1795 Discussion of Closing of Gosport Navy Yard, Frigate Dimensions & Timbers William Pennock Josiah Fox Letter, discusses closing Naval yard at Gosport; discusses dimensions of Frigate; discusses timber for Frigates.
November 20, 1794 Receipt of James Seagrove for Use of the Indian Department John Mathews Joseph Howell Receipt enclosed from the payment of James Seagrove for his use of the Indian Department and pay, subsistence, and forage of regular troops. Bills of Exchange could not be negotiated for money due to the season, merchants needed all their specie for the purchase of tobacco.
October 28, 1796 Impeachment of Wayne Believed to be Criminally Motivated Anthony Wayne James McHenry Wayne believed Wilkinson hoped to impeach Wayne so as to further his career and to facilitate the separation of the Western states from the Atlantic states with the help of Canada. Wayne provided enclosed letters documenting corruption and criminal plans.
May 1, 1798 Paying Recruits Samuel Dyson William Simmons Dyson inquires as to whether it is the custom to pay recruits their bounty before they join their regiment.
May 8, 1792 Receipts for Bounty Paid Samuel Dyson William Simmons Enclosed are receipts for bounty paid recruits amounting to $31.
March 24, 1798 Receipts for Bounty Paid Samuel Dyson William Simmons Enclosed are receipts for bounty paid nine recruits amounting to $61. No clothing has yet arrived.
May 8, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson that his recruits will be paid in Baltimore.
August 1800 Receipt of Edward Pearson Edward Pearson [not available] Payment of $19.29 to Private Edward Pearson.
June 12, 1798 Cited Document Samuel Dyson William Simmons Cited in Simmons to Dyson, 06/16/1798.
June 4, 1798 Receipts for Bounty Paid Samuel Dyson William Simmons Enclosed are receipts for bounty paid the previous week, amounting to $25. The fifer hired has been paid five dollars for one month.
April 24, 1798 Clothing and Stores Have Arrived, Etc. Samuel Dyson Samuel Hodgdon The clothing and stores have arrived and are agreeable to the invoice although the bayonets are without scabbards. Apparently a mistake was made in preparing them for shipping.
May 26, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson to expect pay from Morris.
June 2, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson that his receipts for bounties paid were received.
May 15, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson that his receipts for bounties paid are received.
April 21, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons confirms that Dyson's receipts for bounties paid have come to hand.
June 4, 1795 Abstract of supplies to the Chickasaw Indians by David Henley David Henley [not available] Lists sundry items purchased by contract for Chickasaws.
June 16, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson that his receipts for bounties were received.
April 17, 1798 No Clothing Samuel Dyson William Simmons Receipts for bounty paid recruits are enclosed in the amount of $18. No clothing has arrived as yet.
June 9, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson that his receipts for bounties was received.
April 17, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Dyson to expect payment from John Kilty.
April 16, 1798 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Dyson Simmons informs Lt. Dyson that his receipts for bounties paid has come to hand.