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Recommendation of Philip Lightfoot

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CollectionCollege of William and Mary: Philip Lightfoot Papers view image
Document Information
Date August 10, 1798
Author Name John Marshall (primary) Location: Richmond
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Marshall recommends that Philip Lightfoot, a young gentleman of excellent character, be given a commission as a captain among the 10,000 men being raised for national defense.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Marshall; Philip Lightfoot; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Richmond; Culpeper County, Virginia; ;
Keywords commission; captain; character; ;
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