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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
March 18, 1799 Clarifies Needs for Triplicate Letter Distribution Alexander Hamilton James McHenry Sent Wilkinson a duplicate letter through McHenry and thus assumes there is no need for a triplicate copy.
September 1, 1794 This Month's Pay Alexander Thompson Joseph Howell Thompson has received from Nicholas Fish, Supervisor of New York, $120 for one month's pay and $200 for the recruiting service.
October 27, 1794 Notification of Receipt of Money Due Alexander Thompson Joseph Howell Received letter with enclosed pay bill. Also received pay from Nicholas Fish, and pay for recruits. Thompson created triplicate receipts and disbursed them as necessary.
July 26, 1792 Instructions to the Paymaster General Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Caleb Swan Wolcott provides detailed instructions to Swan who is the newly appointed Paymaster General to the Troops of the United States.
August 20, 1798 Details Surrounding Musket Manufacture Contract Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Samuel Hodgdon Letter, discusses contract for manufacture of muskets. Directs issue of 3,000 musket stocks to Robert McCormick, arms contractor. Asks that the two best of the finished muskets, being made on the Charleville French model, be kept as patterns, with one to be returned to McCormick, one to be kept in the military stores.
June 7, 1790 Pay for Captain Montford Joseph Howell John Davies Encloses bill of exchange which Davies will please to pay to order of Captain Joseph Montfort, appointed to raise company in North Carolina. If Montfort declines appointment, Howell advised Davies to hold the bill and notify him immediately.
October 25, 1797 Purchase of Wood for Winter Nathan Jones George Fleming Orders to contract a fair price for wood to be delivered to garrison at West Point.
September 13, 1798 Disposition of Money Resulting from the Sale of U.S. Lands Samuel Hodgdon John Nevil Hodgdon instructs General Nevil relative to the expenditures from the large sum resulting from the sale of land belonging to the United States. They would include payments to agents of the Quartermaster's department and the drafts of Major Isaac Craig.
October 21, 1800 Simmons Writing Morrison About the Financial Malfeasance of Colonel John Edwards William Simmons James Morrison Simmons remarks that no previous opportunity had arisen for the money Morrison had received from John Edwards to get passed on, and at present Simmons is requesting that Morrison now pay this amount to Captain Samuel Vance and take his triplicate receipts. Two of these receipts should be forwarded separately to Simmons' office for assessment. The balance due by Colonel Edwards, suggested in a...
December 28, 1799 Receipt of Bill of Exchange. David Henley [not available] Henley acknowledges receipt of a Bill of Exchange for $429.10 from John Ashton for the use of the District of Tennessee.
April 9, 1795 Military Stores to Charleston Timothy Pickering Alexander Thompson Captain Thompson is given a list of articles from the military stores at Governor's Island to be packed up and shipped on board the Revenue Cutter to Charleston, South Carolina.
November 2, 1796 Receipt for Shipbuilding Materials for Frigate Colonel James Hackett [not available] Fiscal, receipt for shipbuilding materials; describes materials for Frigate at Portsmouth Navy yard.
May 22, 1797 Delays May Prove Fatal James Wilkinson William Simmons In his partially illegible scrawl, Wilkinson seems to be discussing the current situation on the western frontier.
July 29, 1790 Measures for the Protection of the Frontier Henry Knox Lieutenant of the County of Mason, Kentucky Knox discusses defensive measures for the protection of the frontier.
November 3, 1798 Inclosed Receipts Nathaniel Leonard William Simmons Leonard encloses receipts for money paid on behalf of the United States.
July 11, 1795 Receipts Transmitted John Mathews Joseph Howell Sends Constant Freeman's duplicate receipts. Provides a summary of all receipts he has sent to the office of the accountant.
May 27, 1796 Receipts Edward Price Samuel Hodgdon Recount of receipts with values.
August 11, 1798 Enclosed Receipts for Bounty Money Advanced Peter Shoemaker William Simmons Several receipts for bounty money advanced, along with receipts of Ensign Wilson who mistakenly sent receipts to Secretary of War.
October 6, 1798 Receipts Forwarded to Commanding Officers Per Regulation of War Office Nathaniel Leonard William Simmons Enclosed receipts for bounty paid. Regulations of War Office state that recruiting office should submit receipts, however since there is no one in that post, Leonard will continue to submit receipts to Simmons.
May 2, 1797 Receipts William Simmons Nicholas Fish Acknowledges receipt of receipts of Lieutenant Nehemiah Freeman
August 14, 1796 Enclosed Receipts Callender Irvine William Simmons Irvine encloses duplicate receipts for money advanced to recruits.
May 31, 1791 Instructions to Ensign John Heth Henry Knox John Heth Knox provides Ensign Heth with his instructions pertaining to Heth's mission to the Creek Chief McGillivray. He is to emphasize the cordial views of the United States toward the Creeks and the antipathy of the government toward the sale of Indian land by the State of Georgia to the Yazoo companies.
February 2, 1795 Receipts Received William Simmons Nathaniel Gorham Simmons has received Gorham's letter of January 25 and the money will be credited per the receipts.
October 15, 1794 Enclosed Receipts of J. Habersham Oliver Wolcott, Jr. Joseph Howell Encloses two receipts for $9 for duties on imports and tonnage.
August 27, 1795 Duplicate of Caleb Swan's Receipts Tucker Woodson William Simmons Forwards a copy of Swan's receipts for $43,308.