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January 19, 1793 Arrangement for the Payment of the Troops Caleb Swan Henry Knox Arrangement made by the Secretary of War with the Bank of the United States on the 9th of January 1793, for the purpose of providing for the remittance of two months pay for the troops to the westward, which sum is $12,746.
May 12, 1799 An Act for the Better Organizing of the Troops Alexander Hamilton James O'Hara "Describes the provisions of Sections 19 and 22 of 'An Act for the better organizing of the Troops of the United States; and for other purposes.'"
February 18, 1791 View of the Present State of the Military Force of the United States Henry Knox [not available] Henry Knox provides an analysis of the United States' military force, detailing the number of troops provided by each state and the number of troops needed.
October 15, 1789 Extract of an act to recognize and adopt to the Constitution of the United States, the establishment of the troops raised under the resolves of the United States in Congress assembled and for other purposes therein mentioned - passed 29th September 1789 Henry Knox [not available] Section 5 and Section 6 of act. Established presidential power to call up militia to protect frontiers. Limits duration of act until the next session of Congress.
May 21, 1799 Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States Alexander Hamilton James McHenry "...It is...necessary that the officers generally should be possessed of 'The Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States.' I mean those which were instituted in our Revolution War. This system will of course obtain until there shall be a substitute,. I pray that a competent number may be prepared and transmitted without delay."
December 3, 1795 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that sixty dollars is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States, being his pay for November 1795.
June 5, 1800 Payment to Samuel Meeker for supplies to United States troops in New Jersey Elias B. Dayton Benjamin Stoddert Dayton asks that $5000 be paid Samuel Meeker on account of Dayton's contract for supplies to United States troops in New Jersey.
November 6, 1792 Statement of the Troops in the Service of the United States. Henry Knox [not available] This is an accounting of the sundry troops in the service of the United States including the number of troops recruited from each state, those dead, deserted, and discharged, those in service, et al.
November 10, 1795 Pay of Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States William Simmons Timothy Pickering Simmons certifies that $62 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States, being his pay for October 1795.
June 5, 1794 Statement of the Troops of the United States Henry Knox Ralph Izard Knox submits to the Senate a Statement of the Troops of the United States according to the last return.
July 26, 1792 Instructions Regarding Duties of the Paymaster of the Troops John Steele Caleb Swan Swan had just been appointed Paymaster of the Troops of the United States. Steel sends him a lengthy letter with instructions regarding the forms for keeping and tending the accounts of the office.
June 20, 1795 Establishment at Presqu'isle and Le Boeuff Timothy Pickering Thomas Mifflin Secretary Pickering discusses troops and supplies for Presque Isle and Le Boeuff with Governor Thomas Mifflin of Pennsylvania.
September 20, 1798 Movement to Castle Island Daniel Jackson James McHenry Appraisal of Castle Island and its readiness for reception of US troops in October.
July 10, 1798 Notification of Payment by Treasurer John Habersham William Simmons Habersham has received from the Treasurer of the United States $3,777 on account of the pay of the Troops in Georgia.
April 18, 1793 Balances due Legion of United States month of August 1792 Caleb Swan Joseph Howell Paymaster of troops of United States, Caleb Swan, submits balances due Legion of United States month of August 1792.
June 21, 1799 Contract for Supplying the Troops of the United States [North Carolina] During 1799 Unknown Author [not available] Contract for supplying the troops of the United States in North Carolina during the present year.
January 3, 1798 Certification of payments; Francis Mentges, Inspector of troops and garrisons William Simmons James McHenry Certification that $122 is due Francis Mentges, Inspector of the Troops and Garrisons of the United States, being his pay for November and December 1797.
September 1, 1786 Regarding advances made to troops John Pierce Committee of Pay Table The Commissioner of Army Accounts writes the Committee of Pay Table regarding advances made by the United States to the troops of the Line of Connecticut.
February 28, 1801 Informing Taylor of the his Balance due the United States William Simmons William Taylor Balance on Taylor's Accounts for the Troops in South Carolina leave him with a balance of $1153.66 due the United States
November 21, 1793 Pay of Recruits Henry Knox Robert Thomson Fiscal, Pay warrant for pay of troops.
March 7, 1791 Raising 76 Rhode Island troops to add to the new regiment for the Army Henry Knox Arthur Fenner Knox informs Governor Fenner that the President has signed an act adding another regiment to the Army to provide further protection for the frontier. Seventy-six soldiers are to be raised from Rhode Island and then directed to Fort Pitt.
August 2, 1792 Regulations for furnishing the supplies of Forage Stationary and Wood for the troops of the United States War Department [not available] Detailed list of all types of supplies to be provided or foraged by troops. Oath of service included.
January 9, 1800 Receipt for supplies furnished to United States troops in New Jersey Elias B. Dayton James McHenry Request to pay $5000 to Jonathan Dayton for Elias Dayton's use for supplying provisions to the troops of United States within state of New Jersey.
August 2, 1792 Regulations for Furnishing Supplies for the Troops of the United States [not available] [not available] Document outlines regulations for furnishing supplies of forage, stationary, and wood for the troops of United States. Outlines oath to be taken by those who work in Quarter Master's Department. Provides allowance of stationary and paper. Extra allowances for commanders. Procurement of wood to be regulated by commanding general.
July 1, 1797 Receipt of Brigadier General Wilkinson for pay, subsistence, forage of United States Troops Caleb Swan James Wilkinson Received of Brigadier General James Wilkinson the sum of $30,000 for pay, subsistence and forage of troops of United States.