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Regarding Substitute Officer Appointments for 10th Infantry & 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
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Date August 14, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary Notifies Adams of Hamilton's recommendation of a man for a lieutenancy in the 1st Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers, the original appointee having declined. Mentions another declined office in the 10th Infantry Regiment, and asks for authority to appoint for this office directly, as time is short -- a large portion of that regiment is already assembling at its rendezvous.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Adams; James McHenry; Major General Hamilton; First Regiment Artillerists and Engineers; McClellan; Staats Rutledge; President of United States; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places War Department; Pennsylvania; regimental rendezvous; Bristol; ;
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