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Replacing Young Lawrence with Young Harrison

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 20, 1798
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Since Mr. Lawrence has expressed his regret at the nomination of his son, perhaps young Harrison, the son of the District Attorney, could be nominated in his stead.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Marked "Private". Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Alexander Hamilton; Mr. Lawrence; young Harrison, son of our District Attorney; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places New York;
Keywords his son's nomination; his profession; displeasure with me; the [legal] bar; ;
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