Petition of John Fitch

Document Information
Date January 31, 1791
Author Name John Fitch (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Edmund Randolph (primary) Thomas Jefferson (primary)
Summary Details of Fitch's character described. Went poor in public service, traveled to Kentucky at the personal request of the commissioners, no longer has the assistance of the Army or his private creditors. Requests discharge, happy to hear there is a committee appointed by Congress to hear requests.
Document Format Document Signed
Source Collection: Library of Congress: Papers of John Fitch.

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