Further Defense of the State of New York

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
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Date October 17, 1798
Author Name John Adams (primary) Location: Quincy, Massachusetts
Recipient Name John Jay (primary) Location: Albany, New York
Summary Adams acknowledges the $150,000 appropriated by the legislature of New York for the defense of the state and assures Governor Jay that he will cooperate with the understanding that his action will have no influence on any question that comes before the Congress of the United States.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in McHenry to Adams, 10/3/1798.
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Related Persons/Groups John Adams; John Jay; Secretary of War [McHenry]; Legislature of the United States; New York legislature; Governor John Jay; congress; ;
Related Places New York; ;
Keywords Act of the Legislature of the State of New York; defense of that state; reservation of this condition; Act of the Executive Authority of the United States; ;
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