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Statement Regarding the Confrontation between Vance and Simmons

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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 February 20, 1799
Author Name John Abbot (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Abbot, a clerk in the Accountant's office, gives his formal statement regarding tthe confrontation between Capt. Vance and William Simmons, in which Vance accused Simmons of being a rascal.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Syrett listed this document in the Appendix to Vol. 22. Enclosed in McHenry to Hamilton, 02/22/1799
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Abbot; William Simmons; Captain Samuel Vance; rascal; Secretary of War [McHenry]; ;
Related Places Philadelphia;
Keywords language; original papers; villainous insinuation; falsehood; ;
Key Phrases Either you or me must be a rascal!

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