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Letter of Gratitude & Reassurance to Militia of Rensselaer County, New York

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
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Date August 15, 1798
Author Name John Adams (primary) Location: Quincy
Recipient Name Officers & Soldiers of a Militia Regiment of Rensselaer County, New York (primary)
Summary Thanks a group of New York militiamen for their praise; assures them that he has the safety and interests of the country as his first priority. Thanks their county, Rensselaer, for its wholehearted commitment to the government. Mentions undue attachment to France.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Adams; militiamen; Lieutenant Colonel Nicholas Staats; ;
Related Places Quincy; Rennselaer; France; Massachusetts; ;
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