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Capture of Alexander Jamison

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CollectionIndiana Historical Society Library: Arthur G. Mitten Collection view image
Document Information
Date December 21, 1798
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Unknown Recipient (primary)
Summary Description of Alexander Jamison for apprehension. Jamison guilty of fraudulent recruiting activity.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes The recipient was probably a recruiting officer, or the document may have been circulated to all recruiting officers.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups unknown; James McHenry; Alexander Jamison; recruiting officer; ;
Related Places War Department; New Jersey; ;
Keywords description; practice of enlisting; bounty; immediately deserts; close confinement; punishment; hair and complexion light; eyes hazel; ;
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