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Discharge of worker from Statist expedition

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date September 19, 1794
Author Name Alexander James Dallas (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Governor Mifflin has directed that, in compliance with Alexander Dallas's request, a workman by the name of Samuel Owner be discharged from the military expedition headed west to respond to the Whiskey Rebellion. Owner was employed by the United States government, but authorities had drafted him after the outbreak of the insurrection.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes LC, Division of Public Records, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg; copy, Division of Public Records, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Alexander J. Dallas; Thomas Mifflin; governor; Samuel Owner; laborer; worker;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pennsylvania;
Keywords draft; Whiskey Rebellion; labor; labour;
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