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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
August 3, 1792 Mistake in Transaction Joseph Howell Isaac Craig Expresses mortification that any mistake should arise from a simple transaction. The loss should fall on United States. Will settle matter with Samuel Hodgdon.
March 12, 1799 Public Purchase of Land for Powder Mill and Stores Samuel Hodgdon Israel Whelen Relates conversation with the Secretary of War about Wheelen's debt for the land tract on which the powder mill and stores stand. The Secretary agrees to the transaction so the public can purchase the land from Wheelen and hopes to complete the transaction without further public attention.
September 29, 1798 Enclosed Remittance of Money Samuel Price Samuel Hodgdon Encloses a draft remitted by Isaac Craig and requests Hodgdon’s acceptance of this transaction.
April 21, 1786 Pay settlement John Pierce Talmadge Hall Request for Hall to come to the Board of Treasury to provide an account of a transaction necessary for the settlement of his pay as agent of the Invalid Corps during the Revolutionary War.
October 4, 1794 Requests Transaction of Blankets for Col. Carrington Tench Coxe Samuel Hodgdon Reports communication from Col. Carrington to the Secretary of Treasury about the speedy transmission of blankets. Requests account of transaction.
May 30, 1787 Regarding time away from office and unfamiliarity with transactions Joseph Howell Caleb Swan Expresses unhappiness at being away from office. Says he is an entire stranger to the documents necessary to be forwarded to Mr. Pierce because the transaction occurred in the Pay Office. Business should be transacted by Mr. Audebert. Mentions the Board of Treasury and arrearages due South Carolina line.
January 25, 1799 A Suit Filed by James Caldwell Edward Day Samuel Hodgdon Amidst a discussion of a number of accounting matters, Edward Day notes that a suit was instituted by James Caldwell in a moment of discontent against the Commissary General. This prevented a consolidation of the claim at the general settlement made in Hodgdon's office but the errors of that transaction have since been corrected.
December 23, 1799 Purchase of Two Horses John McClallin Samuel Hodgdon While he was quartermaster at Niagara, McClallen purchased one horse from Mr. Clinch at that place and one from Doctor Coffin at Oswego. He does not recollect either transaction but if the bills were in favor of Dr. Coffin , the vouchers for the delivery should be available from Oswego. The other horse should be included in the quartermaster's return from Niagara.
1798 Accounts within the Indian Department. Unknown Author Unknown Recipient List of monetary disbursements made in the Indian Department for activities in the Southeast from 29 November 1796 to 22 June 1797, listing the date of the transaction, the persons involved, what the disbursement was for, and the amount of the transaction. Lists many transactions involving Creek Indians. Some of the names are illegible.
April 25, 1797 Credit to Daniel Stevens' account Peter Hagner Daniel Stevens Acknowledges receipt of a receipt of Captain Michael Kalteisen that will be credited on the books of the War Department accountant’s office. Requests vouchers needed to close a transaction
September 26, 1790 Williams discusses credit on a War Office account with Knox Brigadier General Otho H. Williams Henry Knox Letter, discusses business transaction.
1798 Commissioners' account Unknown Author Unknown Recipient List of monetary disbursements made by the commissioners for surveying and marking the boundary of the Creek Nation from January to February 1798 listing the date of the transaction, the persons involved, what the disbursement was for, and the amount of the transaction. Lists mainly disbursements to members of the commission and their assistants, but includes some transactions for supplies and...
July 19, 1784 Affair of the discharged officers of the West Point garrison General Edward Hand John Pierce Discusses the affair of the discharged officers of the garrison of West Point who seized pay money without authorization. Request information on the case to inform Congress's action on the "transaction."
August 17, 1791 Sugar & Coffee, Etc. Isaac Craig William Knox Craig has received the shipment of coffee and sugar and has paid for them. Enclosed is the receipt related to this transaction. Col. Hodgdon is currently preparing to set off on his journey down the Ohio.
January 1, 1799 $800 for the Use of the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon There is an order on Hodgdon for $800 in favor of Captain Benjamin Huntington for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
January 1, 1799 $1000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon There is an order on Hodgdon for one thousand dollars in favor of Captain Robert Innis for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
June 12, 1793 Ship Capture Henry Knox George Clinton Action relative to ship taken by French Frigate [burned fragment, in large part illegible].
August 1, 1794 Exoneration of Accountability of Lt. Campbell Smith Joseph Howell Campbell Smith Receipts have been received from Mr. Swan for the money transmitted to Lt. Smith for the pay of troops so Smith is exonerated from any accountability in the transaction.
April 20, 1799 $5000 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon the sum of five thousand dollars in favor of James Abbot & Sons for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
[not available] Letter from the Secretary at War Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Henry Knox asks Samuel Hodgdon to handle a transaction involving the purchase of a house.
March 25, 1786 Regiment's account overdue John Pierce Joseph King Discusses the overdue settlement of a regimental account.
February 1, 1799 $600 for the Quartermaster's Department Matthew Ernest Samuel Hodgdon Ernest has drawn on Hodgdon for six hundred dollars in favor of James Henry for the use of the Quartermaster's department.
May 31, 1797 Letter to Secretary at War Felix D. St. Hilaire James McHenry In this letter St. Hilaire is brokering a sale of muskets with James McHenry. McHenry's nephew is involved in this transaction.
November 25, 1791 Indian Affairs George Clinton Henry Knox Discusses current Indian Affairs [largely illegible burned fragment].
September 19, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons Samuel Hodgdon Simmons notifies Hodgdon of a transaction to be recorded on the accounts of the Quartermasters Department.