Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Manuscript copies of excerpts from two letters about the Quasi-War with France, supposedly provided to Alexander Hamilton circa September 1798. The first letter is from George Washington to Timothy Pickering, 9 September 1798. The second is from George Cabot to Timothy Pickering, 27 September 1798.
Forwards oration from Mr. Ames. [See also answer dated Mar. 28, 1800, T. Lear to Pickering]
Timothy Pickering, Secretary of War and signer of the Declaration of Independence, writes to Burgess Ball to inform him that the president has not selected his Potomac land for the location of a federal arsenal. Autograph letter, signed. 1 page.
The warrant requests Pickering send 200 pounds from British Military Chest to Col. Edward Carrington for the Southern Army.
Thanks him on Mrs. Washington's behalf for forwarding Mr. Ames' oration to her and sends her gratitude to him [Ames] for his testimony of respect.