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Notification of Commissioning of Three Officers

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
CollectionLibrary of Congress: MMC, McHenry, James view image
Document Information
Date May 25, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary Acknowledges receipt of Adams' order for the commissioning of several individuals -- one captain, one first and one second lieutenant -- and states that he has mailed their commissions.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Multiple copies of the document exist; these listed under separate collections below.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Adams; James McHenry; Secretary of War; President of United States; Thomas Denny; captain; first lieutenant; Enoch Flagg; second Lieutenant; ;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords commissions; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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