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Regarding an Election

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CollectionHuntington Library: James McHenry Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 13, 1796
Author Name William Vans Murray (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Murray writes of the election results for members of Congress, and fears what will happen if the next President is not a Federalist.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Document is difficult to read.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; William Vans Murray; William Hindman; Mr. Wright; Edward Wright; Theodore Sedgwick; Goodwin; George Washington; John Swanwick; Murray; Mr. John Dennis; House of Delegates; Christie; Federalists; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Caroline County; Queen Anne County; ;
Keywords election; illness; fever; ;
Key Phrases "God send Us a Federal Successor"

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