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Drawn to Their Rendezvous Almost Naked, Etc.

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date June 12, 1799
Author Name Timothy Taylor (primary) Location: Danbury, Connecticut
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary "From the progressive state of the recruiting service in the Circle under my command, I have the honor to inform you that a further supply of bounty money will be wanted as soon as it can conveniently be sent forward. There has been but a small supply of clothing furnished for the recruits and a number are now enlisted and drawn to their rendezvous almost naked, arms are much wanted for some [of] them..."
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Timothy Taylor; recruits; ;
Related Places Danbury, Connecticut;
Keywords recruiting service; bounty money; clothing; arms; ;
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