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Application for Command of an Artillery Regiment

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 10, 1798
Author Name Adam Hoops (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Hoops seeks command of an Artillery Regiment and includes a letter from General Washington.
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; Adam Hoops; the Secretary [of War]; General Washington; artillery regiment; George Washington; candidate; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; ;
Keywords general offices; Artillery; command of the Regiment; application; majority [rank of Major]; letter from General Washington; ;
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