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Date Title Author Recipient Summary
July 5, 1793 Indian Speech to Commissioners Chiefs of Wabash and Illinois Tribes Federal Commissioners Treaty at Sandusky Indians apologized and provided reasoning for not meeting commissioners at Sandusky, requested to meet with "Governor of this Province" (John Graves Simcoe) at Niagara for negotiations.
October 14, 1788 Treaty efforts with Creeks, McGillivray, and Georgia Richard Winn Henry Knox Discusses postponement of treaty efforts. Alexander McGillivray insists, as a leading principle, that boundaries be the same as they were when Georgia was a British Province. Suggests that if there is to be peace, will likely be on McGillivray's terms. Notes that Georgia has given bounties to soldiers on lands belonging to the Creeks.
July 7, 1798 Ordnance & Military Supplies to Portland, Province of Maine Samuel Hodgdon Captain John Briant Hodgdon lists ordnance and military supplies to be sent to Portland and discusses the best route by which they should be transported.
April 1, 1792 Jackson makes recommendations to Knox Henry Jackson Henry Knox Letter, recommends bearer, Hobby, for militia appointment.
March 24, 1800 [Deposition of Mattias Halsted to John Halsted residence in Quebec in Canada] John Halsted James McHenry Noted John Halsted and the "greatest and best manufacturer of flour in the said province [of Quebec]". Detailed his places of residence.
January 21, 1800 Certification of payment; Sergeant Daniel Cook, 2d Regiment of Infantry for traveling from Presque Isle to Shapleigh in the Province of Maine William Simmons James McHenry Certification of payment; $33.24 to Sergeant Daniel Cook, 2d Regiment of Infantry for traveling from Presque Isle to Shapleigh in the Province of Maine, the place of his residence.
March 24, 1800 [Account of Halsted's losses] John Halsted [not available] Lists losses sustained by Halsted during his service in American Army. He was forced to abandon his home and property
May 1, 1797 British Invasion Don Manuel Gayoso de Lemos Lieutenant Piercy Smith Pope Intelligence that British troops planned to march on Illinois, Spanish garrison must defend province and must postpone evacuation. Offered housing for U.S. troops.
October 22, 1796 Speech By Joseph Brant Concerning Indian Lands at Grand River Captain Joseph Brant Claus Entitled "Speech from Captain Jos. Brant to Captain Claus Agent of Indian Affairs for and behalf of the Five nations inhabiting the Grand River, 22 October 1796." Discusses grievances relating to Indian land along the Grand River; apparently after the Revolution the Indians were promised legal protection of their lands there by the British government, which was not given. Accuses the British of...
June 30, 1797 Carleton issues commission to Caron, Chief of the Village of the Abbeye. 1st Baron Dorcester Guy Carleton [not available] Document, Caron, Chief of the village of Abbeye.
April 19, 1794 Fortifications of Philadelphia Pierre Charles L' Enfant Henry Knox Charles L'Enfant discusses fortifications with the Secretary of War, particularly those in Philadelphia.
March 17, 1800 William Torey, A Refugee from Canada Unknown Author [not available] Cover letter regarding William Torrey as a refugee from Canada.
September 27, 1797 Autograph Letter Signed [not available] [not available] Letter, directs postponing judgement of Tyler case.
February 23, 1784 Subsistence Return for Edward Antill Edward Antill Unknown Recipient Accounting of the subsistence pay due Edward Antill, a soldier under Brigadier General Moses Hazen.
March 14, 1800 [Certificate in favor of William Torrey.] Joseph Bindon [not available] Described loss of Torrey, an importer of British dry goods, due to the American invasion of Montreal and his subsequent service in the U.S. military.
July 23, 1789 Freeman responds to not receiving an appointment from Knox Constant Freeman Henry Knox Letter, asks to remain in Knox's graces for any future federal appointment.
March 11, 1799 Affidavit of Joseph Cormeir and John Baptiste Labonte Charles Platt [not available] Testament that Levitte, Canadian native supporter of American cause, sustained damage to his home and farm by British troops.
March 29, 1797 Treaty with the Mohawk Nation of Indians Isaac Smith [not available] A Treaty, held under the authority of the United States, with the Mohawk nation of Indians, residing in the province of Upper Canada, within the dominions of the King of Great Britain.
March 7, 1800 [John Starr Depostion fav.r of John McGowan] John Starr [not available] Certified residency of John McGowan and his service with American troops in fighting against British during American Revolution. His subsequent losses described.
December 1, 1787 Claim Against the U.S. Regarding Cannon Henry Knox Jabez Bowen Letter, discusses claim against United States regarding cannon.
June 5, 1799 Jackson to Command the Garrisons on the Seaboard Alexander Hamilton Decius Wadsworth Hamilton notifies four officers that all the garrison posts on the seaboard will be under the command of Major Daniel Jackson whose general station will be at Newport, Rhode Island.
April 1, 1797 Suspension of Evacuation Don Manuel Gayoso de Lemos Alexander Pope Notification that evacuation of posts in Gayoso de Lemos province of Natchez has been suspended until U.S. and Spanish gov'ts can discuss issue.
September 27, 1799 Statement of William Maxwell William Maxwell [not available] Statement of "sufferings and losses in the Cause of American Liberty." Maxwell, originally from Rhode Island lived in Nova Scotia, but moved from the British Province due to his patriotism.
September 19, 1799 Prohibiting the Sale of Liquor to Indians, Etc. John Francis Hamtramck Alexander Hamilton Hamtramck reports from his post at Detroit on matters ranging from the drunkness of the local Indians to the erroneous report from Colonel Srong on the prevalence of Indian hostility.
July 3, 1790 Keep an attentive eye on the said Captain Howard Henry Knox Marinus Willett Knox warns Colonel Willet of Captain Howard who is acting as a Spanish agent whose mission is to monitor the visit of the Creek chiefs to New York.