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[PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL] Appointment of Officers

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionHoward-Tilton Memorial Library: George & Katherine Davis Coll. view image
Document Information
Date October 21, 1798
Author Name George Washington (primary) Location: Mount Vernon
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Requests letter and enclosure be "burnt as soon as they are read". Contents relative to the appointment officers to Cavalry and McHenry's lack of communication on the current candidates.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in McHenry to Washington, 10/26/1798.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; George Washington; President; officers; cavalry; Secretary of War; Nelly Custis; regiments; captains; subalterns; Revolutionary Army; Oliver Wolcott; President John Adams; ;
Related Places Virginia; Southern Division of the Union; Mount Vernon; ;
Keywords commissions; letter; ;
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