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Charges Against Major Rivardi, Etc.

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
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Date February 15, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary In addition to enclosing the charges against Major Rivardi by fellow officers, McHenry stresses the importance of continuing to work with the current contractor until a new contract can be arranged with another contractor. It is imperative that the flow of supplies to the troops not be interrupted.
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; James McHenry; Capt. [Frederick] Frye; Capt. Stoddard; Lt. [John] Hancock; Capt. [James] Bruff; Major [John Jacob] Rivardi; Colonel [Ebenezer] Stevens; troops; Mr. Smith; ;
Related Places War Department; Fort Jay; Portland; West Point; ;
Keywords 'Indian Queen" [vessel]; charges against Major Rivardi; contract; supplies; Mr. Smith's terms; reasonable price; ;
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