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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
November 3, 1799 Submission of Tumbrils and Traveling Forges belonging to the United States James House Samuel Hodgdon Sent by Frederick Rupp, tumbrils and traveling forges. Tumbrils contain ammunition and artillery accoutrement.
June 22, 1792 Compensation Henry Knox Isaac Craig Compensation for additional service promised. Updates on forges and clothing.
April 19, 1799 Buckley and Brooke at Birdsborough Forges offer to deliver [not available] Samuel Hodgdon An offer indicating that Buckley and Brooke at Birdsborough forges in Pennsylvania have offered to deliver in Philadelphia to Mr Hodgdon three forms of guns made of grubbs iron. Communicated through Mr Jolly.
August 7, 1794 Supplies for West Point Henry Knox Samuel Hodgdon Guns and ammunition to be transported for the fortification of West Point.
August 8, 1794 Inventory of military stores wanted for public use. Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Inventory of military stores wanted for public use, at Philadelphia.
November 17, 1800 Voucher of Traveling Expenses Joseph Elliot [not available] Voucher of traveling expenses from Philadelphia to Washington, arriving at a sum of $42.
March 26, 1800 Dr. Brown's Traveling Expenses James McHenry William Simmons Dr. Brown is entitled to one servants, thus he should be allowed to include his servant in his traveling expenses from Detroit.
December 5, 1798 Report on the progress at Harper's Ferry Joseph Perkin Samuel Hodgdon Perkins reports to Hodgdon that, with four exceptions, the company has arrived at Harpers Ferry. Several men are fixing the tools and three forges are now operable. Tools are still needed to build the locks but morale among the men seems very high.
June 14, 1797 Account for traveling expenses William Simmons Lewis Tousard Simmons advises Major Tousard of the results of the Secretary of War's review of his account for traveling expenses. Mentions credits for payments made to Adam Car and John Seamers for pursuing deserters.
June 29, 1799 Letter from the Accountant of the War Department William Simmons James McHenry Simmons submits the accounts of John Mackey, paymaster at Harper's Ferry armory, to the Secretary at War for decision. Includes annexed remarks by Mackey.
April 9, 1801 Officers' Traveling Expenses W L Meriwether Lewis Has reviewed the traveling expenses of officers. Before settlement, wishes to know if servants traveled with them, if they traveled by water or land, and if they traveled by public conveyance.
July 6, 1792 Estimate of monies wanting in the Quartermaster's Department Quartermaster General's Department [not available] Estimates of Monies wanting in the Quarter Masters department.
April 16, 1791 Return of military stores shipped by the order of Henry Knox from West Point to Philadelphia. George Fleming [not available] Inventory of military stores shipped by George Fleming from West Point to Philadelphia via the Sloop "Good for Wie". Items include coils of flow match, canteen straps and wooden canteens.
May 16, 1800 Returned Account William Simmons Pearson Titcomb Simmons received accounts for traveling expenses but returned them to Titcomb because all settlements are done by the Paymaster General.
June 4, 1792 Traveling Expenses Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Tench Coxe Enclosed traveling expenses of the Secretary of War. Expenses incurred visiting military posts. Charges still pending;
November 7, 1799 Bill fo Exchange for Tousard's Traveling Expenses Lewis Tousard James McHenry Request to pay Messrs. Gibbs and Channing $400 for Tousard's traveling expenses.
December 12, 1798 Preparations for Work on the Canal Samuel Hodgdon James McHenry Hodgdon discusses the preparations being made for the digging of the proposed canal.
May 10, 1800 Traveling expenses Alexander Hamilton Benjamin Williamson Letter from Major General Alexander Hamilton to Benjamin Williamson, Deputy Paymaster General, on the subject of traveling expenses.
June 7, 1799 Certification of payment; Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg for traveling expenses West Point to Baltimore William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $70 to Lieutenant Henry Muhlenberg for traveling expenses West Point to Baltimore for pay and traveling expenses from West Point to Baltimore.
July 27, 1799 Certification of payment; Lieutenant John Leybourn, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for traveling expenses, Savannah Georgia to Philadelphia William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; Lieutenant John Leybourn, 2d Regiment Artillerists and Engineers for traveling expenses, Savannah Georgia to Philadelphia
October 22, 1800 Payment of Traveling Expenses David Henley William Simmons Money owed Lieut. Sharp, Henley to pay him upon his return to Knoxville. Colonel Butler ill.
February 27, 1801 Certification of payment; Uriah Tracey expenses in journey traveling from Litchfield Connecticut to Detroit William Simmons Samuel Dexter Certification of payment; $730.32 to Uriah Tracey for expenses in journey traveling from Litchfield Connecticut to Detroit and back in order to examine the state of garrisons, trading house, and factories in Northwestern Territories and frontiers of Tennessee and Georgia.
November 6, 1799 Receipt for Two Tumbrils and One Traveling Forge [not available] [not available] William Bass for John Harris received of Frederick Rupp two trumbills and one traveling forge said to contain sundries agreeable to invoice received at Reading of Lieutenant House of Captain Elliott's Company.
September 8, 1800 Regulations for officer travel entitlements William Simmons David Henley Enclosed regulations issued and approved by General Hamilton for Henley's government in the settlement of accounts of officers for traveling expenses under Regulations of War Department.
September 29, 1799 One of the strongest positions by nature perhaps in America... George Washington Alexander Hamilton General Washington extols the virtues of the area surrounding Harpers Ferry as an excellent site for a winter encampment. It is also ideal for an arsenal and a foundry.