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Request for Status of Appointment to Navy

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date August 21, 1798
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Benjamin Stoddert (primary)
Summary Fearful that his letter was lost, Stoddert again recommended his relative for a position in the navy, despite his status as a foreigner.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes print doc only
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Benjamin Stoddert; Alexander Hamilton; Silas Talbot; Lieutenant; seaman; foreigner; captain; ;
Related Places New York; Massachusetts; ;
Keywords frigate; appointment; ;
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