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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
September 1, 1800 Payment to Lieutenant Tharp of Cavalry and his men Samuel Dexter [not available] Dexter authorizes the paymaster general to settle accounts of Lieutenant Tharp, Sergeant James Johnston, trumpeter Morgan Eddy, Private William Swift and Private Dennis McBee.
April 17, 1792 Account of Jonathan White Joseph Howell Richard Harrison Account of Jonathan White of the late 3rd Regiment of Dragoons.
April 11, 1797 Delivery of Cavalry Clothing and Equipment James McHenry John Harris Orders to deliver equipment and clothing, with itemized list.
May 1798 Estimated Pay, Rations, and Forage for Regiments of Horse Samuel Hodgdon [not available] Estimated of pay, rations, and forage for four regiments of horse for one year.
December 27, 1792 Organization of the Army in 1792. Henry Knox House of Representatives Organization of the Army in 1792 as communicated to the House of Represenatives by the Secretary of War, Decembe 27, 1792
January 2, 1795 An Act of Congress to Regulate the Pay of Non-Commissioned Officers of the Militia When Called into Actual Service Congress of the United States [not available] Rules governing pay, clothing, and allowances of bounty with details.
June 10, 1793 Depredations of Creeks, Calling Militia into Service, Etc. Henry Knox Henry Gaither (Depredations of Creeks, Calling Militia into Service, addition of regular troops and cavalry, assignment of Captain Constant Freeman, and a call for moderation in calling militia into service). Knox informs Gaither that Telfair has received federal support for military mobilization but the Secretary reminds the Major to always use moderation in calling up militia to meet the present situation....
October 30, 1790 Estimate of Expenditures for Construction of Frigates of Various Tonnage John Foster Williams Henry Knox Knox solicits an expert to provide one of many estimates for the cost of constructing frigates of various tonnage for Navy. Foster notes that Knox may be a better judge of the cost of the guns and the warlike stores. Recommends that timber be cut in the fall of the year of construction.
May 13, 1796 Act to Ascertain and Fix the Military Establishment of the United States Congress of the United States [not available] Created standing army of artillerists and engineers. Outlines number and type of officers in each unit. Pay, clothing, food, supplies,
May 30, 1793 Avoid Offensive Operations in Creek Country, Etc. Henry Knox Governor Edward Telfair In this letter, Knox conveys President Washington's reply to Georgia Governor Telfair regarding Indian tensions arising from robbery and murder at Traders Hill in March 1793. Washington advises that, because this is a critical period relative to foreign powers and treaty efforts at Sandusky in the north, Telfair should avoid offensive operations into the Creek country. Recommends using forces...
October 20, 1792 Estimate of War Department expenses for 1793 Henry Knox Unknown Recipient Estimate of War Department expenses for 1793; describes personnel salaries and location of arsenals.
November 18, 1794 Estimate of Expenses of the War Department for 1795 Henry Knox [not available] This is an estimate of the expenses of the War Department for the year 1795, made by the Secretary of War, and dated in his office the 18th of November, 1794 including the probable expenses of the detachment of the militia now in service in the Western parts of Pennsylvania.
December 10, 1793 Estimate of Expenses of the War Department for 1794 Henry Knox [not available] This is Knox's estimate of the expenses of the War Department for 1794. The total of these expenses is $1,457,936.01. At the bottom is a certification by Joseph Nourse as well as a nofication that $80,289 has been deducted for invalid pensioners, leaving a balance of $1,377,697.01.