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What is to be said to General Knox?

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date August 13, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelpha
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary McHenry notes that he has had to leave Philadelphia for reasons of health, but inquires as to Hamilton's response to General Knox's letter regarding the relative seniority of Major Generals in the Provisional Army,.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Hamilton to McHenry, 08/19/1798.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; James McHenry; General [Henry] Knox; my chief clerk [John Caldwell]; ;
Related Places Philadelpha; Trenton; ;
Keywords [not available]
Key Phrases We shall remain at Trenton till it is safe to return again.

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