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Notification of Bad Fever at Philadelphia, War Office's Move to Trenton

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
CollectionLibrary of Congress: MMC, McHenry, James (no image)
Document Information
Date August 24, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary McHenry compares this year's fever to the bad ones of certain past years. Notifies Adams that his offices are moving to Trenton, and laments both the human cost of the sickness and the inconvenience to the government.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes 2 COLLECTIONS: one with photocopy images, one without images.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Adams; James McHenry;
Related Places War Department; Trenton; ;
Keywords fever; personal inconvenience; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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