Pennsylvania Governor's Authority Over Soldiers

Document Information
Date February 9, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Thomas Mifflin (primary)
Summary Responds to Mifflin's inquiry, saying that as governor of Pennsylvania he has the right to give orders to the scouts employed in the defense of the Pennsylvania frontier; also discusses troop musters and returns.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Source Collection: Library of Congress: John H. Hazelton Autograph Coll.

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