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Recommendations of Thomas Pinckney as Lieutenant in 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
CollectionLibrary of Congress: MMC, McHenry, James view image
Document Information
Date September 7, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Trenton
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary McHenry forwards a letter from General Pinckney, recommending his nephew Thomas Pinckney for a lieutenancy in the 1st Regiment of Artillerists & Engineers. McHenry concurs, noting that Thomas Pinckney is a member of a militia company formed out of the students at Princeton College.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Adams; James McHenry; Major General Pinckney; Thomas Pinckney Jr; brother; Major Pinckney; Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers; volunteer militia; ;
Related Places Trenton; Princeton College; ;
Keywords appointment; ;
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