Enclosed Report on Silas Dinsmoor, Temporary Indian Agent

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Date March 13, 1800
Author Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Accountant's Office
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary Simmons enclosed the final report on the claim of Silas Dinsmoor, Temporary Indian Agent, and sent it directly to Adams because he and the Secretary of War differed in opinion over the authority exercised by the Secretary of War. Simmons requested private audience with President on the subject to more fully explain his situation.
Document Format Author's Letterbook Copy
Source Collection: National Archives and Records Administration: Letterbook, War Dept Accountant, RG217

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