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Seeks Military Rank and Higher Pay

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date January 11, 1799
Author Name Joseph Mangin (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Mangin was hired to supervise construction of the batteries in New York and later to fortify Governors Island. He describes his qualifications as an engineer and he is now seeking military rank and higher pay.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Joseph Mangin;
Related Places New York; Governors Island; ;
Keywords construction of the batteries for the defense of New York; city surveyor; qualifications as an engineer; military rank; ;
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