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Recommendation for a Nephew of Mine

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date September 1, 1798
Author Name Henry Livingston (primary)
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Livingston requests a recommendation from Hamilton for his nephew Robert to command a company of the troops to be trained to defend American independence.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Partially illegible. Syrett listed this document in the Appendix to Vol. 22.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Henry Livingston; nephew; command; Robert Le Roy Livingston; gentleman; ;
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Keywords recommendation; American independence; prudence; bravery; human nature; good conduct; friendship; ;
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