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Command of a Troop of Horse

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date December 30, 1798
Author Name Jacob Glen (primary)
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Glen seeks Hamilton's support in obtaining the command of a Troop of Horse.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Largely illegible. Syrett listed this document in the Appendix to Vol. 22.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Major General Alexander Hamilton; Jacob Glen; Mrs. Hamilton; troops of horse; cavalry; ;
Related Places New York; Schenectady; Green Bush; ;
Keywords Additional Army; Troop of Horse [cavalry]; friendly attention; lasting favor; application for command; ;
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