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Posting of a Galley

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionIndiana Historical Society Library: Northwest Territory Coll., M367 view image
Document Information
Date April 29, 1799
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Recipient Name John Francis Hamtramck (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Regarding the galley "Senator Ross," Hamilton recommends to Colonel John Francis Hamtramck that the boat destined for Fort Massac go instead to the lower posts on the Mississippi River.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Francis Hamtramck; Alexander Hamilton; William McHenry; Arthur St. Clair; James McHenry; officers of the line; Western Army; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Massac; New York; Pittsburgh; Massac; Mississippi River; ;
Keywords galley; manning; galley Senator Ross; order; destination; ;
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