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1 Humphreys, David David Humphreys’ Thoughts on Garrisonning the Western … 1783-07-01 Thoughts respecting the Minuter Arrangements necessary for garresoning the Western Posts....
2 Humphreys, David Swift, Heman From David Humphreys to Heman Swift, 17 August 1783 1783-08-17 I had the honour, last Evening, to receive your favour of the same date and have communicated the...
3 Humphreys, David Knox, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Knox, 14 August 1783 1783-08-14 His Excellency the Commander in Chief desires that such Men as are acquainted with the repairs of...
4 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 12 August … 1783-08-12 The Commander in Chief wishes it may be ascertained this day, how many Boats are, or may be...
5 Humphreys, David Knox, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Knox, 25 June 1783 1783-06-25 The Commander in Chief desires you will have as much of the hard Bread, which was delivered by...
6 Humphreys, David Knox, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Knox, 25 June 1783 1783-06-25 I am directed to acquaint you, that the General has just recd Dispatches from Philadelphia, by...
7 Humphreys, David Knox, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Knox, 25 June 1783 1783-06-25 His Excellency commands me to inform you he approves of the Arrangements you have made, & would...
8 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 24 June 1783 1783-06-24 His Excellency wishes for the pleasure of your Company at dinner to day, if you are not...
9 Humphreys, David Heath, William From David Humphreys to William Heath, 23 June 1783 1783-06-23 His Excellency the Commander in Chief wishes you would be pleased to attend with the other...
10 Humphreys, David Heath, William From David Humphreys to William Heath, 23 June 1783 1783-06-23 His Excellency commands me to acknowledge the receipt of your favor by Doctr Evans, and to...
11 Humphreys, David Knox, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Knox, 21 June 1783 1783-06-21 It having been reported to Head Quarters that there is an error in the Arrangement of Officers in...
12 Humphreys, David Heath, William From David Humphreys to William Heath, 14 June 1783 1783-06-14 His Excellency the Commander in Chief having recd your Letter of the 13th inclosing the...
13 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 8 June 1783 1783-06-08 There appear to be a number of Men belonging to the 1st New York Regt who wish to go to Albany...
14 Humphreys, David Jackson, Michael, Sr. From David Humphreys to Michael Jackson, Sr., 7 June … 1783-06-07 In order to carry the Arrangements resulting from the Resolution of Congress of the 26th of May...
15 Humphreys, David Paterson, John From David Humphreys to John Paterson, 14 April 1783 1783-04-14 General Paterson and the other commanding officers of Lines have His Excellency’s the Commander...
16 Humphreys, David Pray, John From David Humphreys to John Pray, 9 April 1783 1783-04-09 The Commander in Chief is pleased to direct that you send up a Cockswain & 8 of your best Oarsmen...
17 Humphreys, David Dayton, Elias From David Humphreys to Elias Dayton, 7 April 1783 1783-04-07 The Negro Boy, whom it is said Captain Ballard attempted to sell, waits upon you with this—he...
18 Humphreys, David Nicola, Lewis From David Humphreys to Lewis Nicola, 7 April 1783 1783-04-07 I am commanded by His Excellency the General to inform you he has received & taken into...
19 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 1 April 1783 1783-04-01 His Excellency thinks it will not be necessary under the present state of affairs to advertize...
20 Humphreys, David Pray, John From David Humphreys to John Pray, 30 March 1783 1783-03-30 The News of Peace (tho not official) is nevertheless so positive and the certainty that...
21 Humphreys, David Jackson, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Jackson, 27 March 1783 1783-03-27 The Commander in Chief thinks it will be well to detain Frye with your Regt until some thing...
22 Humphreys, David Putnam, Rufus From David Humphreys to Rufus Putnam, 26 March 1783 1783-03-26 The General has no objection that Jacob Briggs should be indulged with a furlough, for such time...
23 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 18 March … 1783-03-18 The General is decidedly of opinion one Guide will be sufficient to be retained in service on the...
24 Humphreys, David Jackson, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Jackson, 13 March 1783 1783-03-13 The Commander in Chief has no objection that Chris. Beebe of your Regt should receive a furlough...
25 Humphreys, David Smith, William Stephens From David Humphreys to William Stephens Smith, 9 March … 1783-03-09 The Commander in Chief desires you will send in to N. York the Naval Prisoners forwarded to you...
26 Humphreys, David Wetmore, Hezekiah From David Humphreys to Hezekiah Wetmore, 8 March 1783 1783-03-08 The Commander in Chief is clearly of opinion, that under the peculiar circumstances of the R....
27 Humphreys, David Knap, Moses From David Humphreys to Moses Knap, 25 February 1783 1783-02-25 I have taken the Commander in Chief’s Orders on the subject of your Letter, & have to inform you,...
28 Humphreys, David Oliver, Robert From David Humphreys to Robert Oliver, 25 February 1783 1783-02-25 I have recd your favor of the 24th & laid the subject of it, with the several Papers relating...
29 Humphreys, David Nicola, Lewis From David Humphreys to Lewis Nicola, 11 February 1783 1783-02-11 A Board of General Officers were appointed in the Orders of the 9th to assemble on thursday next...
30 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 10 February … 1783-02-10 I have it in charge from the Commander in Chief to acknowledge the receipt of your two letters of...
31 Humphreys, David Hobby, Jonathan From David Humphreys to Jonathan Hobby, 7 February 1783 1783-02-07 As the Court of Enquiry upon a reversal of their Proceedings are still of opinion that the Negro...
32 Humphreys, David Putnam, Rufus From David Humphreys to Rufus Putnam, 4 February 1783 1783-02-04 By the enclosed Letter from Mr Hobby, it appears that he wishes to suggest some new Matters which...
33 Humphreys, David Barber, William From David Humphreys to William Barber, 3 February 1783 1783-02-03 The Commander in Chief will have occasion immediately for duplicate abstracts of the Musters of...
34 Humphreys, David Brooks, David From David Humphreys to David Brooks, 26 January 1783 1783-01-26 The Commander in Chief is pleased to Order that compleat suits of Uniform Clothing, shall be...
35 Humphreys, David Antill, Edward From David Humphreys to Edward Antill, 25 January 1783 1783-01-25 The several Papers you honored me with this Morng, have been duly laid before the Commander in...
36 Humphreys, David Smith, William Stephens From David Humphreys to William Stephens Smith, 22 … 1783-01-22 I have recd yours of the 20th & laid the subject of it before the General, who is clearly of...
37 Humphreys, David Brooks, David From David Humphreys to David Brooks, 18 January 1783 1783-01-18 It is the Commander in Chiefs pleasure that you issue five hundred Woolen Caps, five hundred...
38 Humphreys, David Fenno, Ephraim From David Humphreys to Ephraim Fenno, 17 January 1783 1783-01-17 The Commander in Chief expects wherever there are two Field Officers with the Regt on the Lines,...
39 Humphreys, David Smith, William Stephens From David Humphreys to William Stephens Smith, 17 … 1783-01-17 The General received yours of the 14th yesterday. We have no news but the promotion of Cols....
40 Humphreys, David Sumner, Job From David Humphreys to Job Sumner, 15 January 1783 1783-01-15 The Commander in Chief desires me to inform you, that upon maturer consideration he does not...
41 Humphreys, David Nicola, Lewis From David Humphreys to Lewis Nicola, 11 January 1783 1783-01-11 In the absence of Colo. Trumbull, I took the liberty of opening your Letter of the 9th & laying...
42 Humphreys, David Knox, Henry From David Humphreys to Henry Knox, 2 January 1783 1783-01-02 Mr Merrit, who has permission to go into New York with a Sum of Money for the Naval Prisoners of...
43 Humphreys, David Smith, William Stephens From David Humphreys to William Stephens Smith, 2 … 1783-01-02 Mr Merrit who has permission to go into New York with a Massachusetts sum of Money for theNaval...
44 Humphreys, David Loudon, Samuel From David Humphreys to Samuel Loudon, 30 December 1782 1782-12-30 His Excellency the Commander in Chief directs me to inform you, that the Dragoon Horses will not...
45 Humphreys, David Pickering, Timothy From David Humphreys to Timothy Pickering, 28 December … 1782-12-28 There is a french Officer returning Express from Boston to Philadelphia, who wants Horses to...
46 Humphreys, David Officer Commanding at Kings Ferry, New York From David Humphreys to New York Officer Commanding at … 1782-12-27 It is the Order of His Excellen c y the Commander in Chief, that the Commanding Officer at Kings...
47 Humphreys, David Smith, William Stephens From David Humphreys to William Stephens Smith, 27 … 1782-12-27 The Commander in Chief who has just gone to Poughkeepsie, has left it in charge with me to...
48 Humphreys, David Lutterloh, Henry Emanuel From David Humphreys to Henry Emanuel Lutterloh, 21 … 1782-12-21 The General wishes you to make to him a return of the Riding Ho r ses of the Army, which draw...
49 Humphreys, David Hand, Edward From David Humphreys to Edward Hand, 18 December 1782 1782-12-18 The Commander in Chief is pleased to authorize any three of the Board, appointed to decide the...
50 Humphreys, David Pray, John From David Humphreys to John Pray, 25 November 1782 1782-11-25 The General received your favor of the 23d yesterday, with the News Papers enclosed—His...