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Recommendation of Major Landon

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date August 4, 1798
Author Name Henry Van Schaack (primary) Location: Pittsfield, New York
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Van Schaak recommends Major Landon for admission into the provisional army.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partly illegible. Syrett listed this document in the Appendix to Vol. 22.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Henry Van Schaack; Major [Jeremiah] Landon; provisional army; American Army; ;
Related Places Pittsfield; New York; ;
Keywords commission; former opinions; great national questions; utmost pride and pleasure; great luminous character; indispensable duty; tribunal; justification of my public opinions; old government; new order of things; apology; application; admission in the American army; zealous supporter of the federal Constitution; laws; faithful discharge of duty; ;
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