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Forwarding Lieutenant's Petition

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
PublicationAutograph Letters of Presidents Washington, Adams, Jefferson and Harrison, and of Hamilton, Lafayette, Chase, Carroll of Carrollton, Thomas and C. C. Pickney, W. Pinkney, Paine, Wayne, Pickering, Wolcott, Lee, [and] Rush. To be sold in Baltimore, On Thursday, Dec. 15th, at 11 o'clock, A. M. [Baltimore]: Gibson & Co., Auctioneers, 1859. (no image)
Document Information
Date September 21, 1798
Author Name John Adams (primary) Location: Quincy
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Encloses a letter with some form of petition from a long-standing lieutenant "at the castle."
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in McHenry to Washington, 10/02/1798, and McHenry to Adams, 10/18/1798.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Adams; Secretary of War; President United States; Lieutenant; Samuel Treat; ;
Related Places Quincy; Massachusetts; Castle Island; Boston; ;
Keywords claim; continuance in service; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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