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Size of Military to be Raised

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CollectionHoward-Tilton Memorial Library: George & Katherine Davis Coll. view image
Document Information
Date October 15, 1798
Author Name George Washington (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Detailed description of military forces to be raised. Amount of troops from each state relative to population.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; George Washington; officers; dragoons; recruits; President United States; Secretary of War; Infantry Regiments; troops of light dragoons; congress; paymaster; adjutant; quartermaster; paymaster; surgeons; surgeon's mates; Sergeant Major; Quartermaster Sergeant; musicians; corporals; saddlers; farrier; Lieutenant Colonel Commandant; Major of Dragoons; Major Talmadge; command; Captain Watts; General Lee; Captain Armstrong; ;
Related Places South of the Potomack; Potomac River; Virginia; North Carolina; South Carolina; Georgia; Kentucky; Tennessee; Tennessee; Kentucky; Mount Vernon; northern states; southern states; western territories; Georgia; ;
Keywords act of congress; ;
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