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Investigation of Payment Dispute for Employee

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 20, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Joseph Williams (primary)
Summary Addresses the case of a Mr. Cotton, whose payment for services performed as an assistant clerk and as Schoolmaster was in question. After receiving accounts of his services from the president, McHenry authorizes Cotton to receive all benefits due to a clerk.
Document Format Letter Signed
Document Notes Enclosed in McHenry to Adams, 05/24/1799.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Joseph Williams; James McHenry; Mr. Cotton; assistant clerk; schoolmaster; President; ;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords account; employed; certificates; service; pay; compensation; ;
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