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Will Colonel Talmage Take a Regiment?

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date August 3, 1798
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Uriah Tracy (primary)
Summary Hamilton regrets that the post of Adjutant General is occupied by William North but urges Colonel Talmage instead to consent to lead a Regiment.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Uriah Tracy; Alexander Hamilton; Colonel [Benjamin] Talmage; [William] North; ;
Related Places New York;
Keywords military merit; Regiment; full colonel; rank and file; economy; military efficiency; ;
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