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Knox discusses federal appointments with Carrington

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date June 16, 1789
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
Recipient Name Edward Carrington (primary)
Summary Letter, alludes to Constitution; discusses federal appointments.
Document Format Autograph Letter
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Related Persons/Groups Edward Carrington; Henry Knox; ;
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Keywords pleasure of soon seeing you here; deferred answering; arrangement of the government; written to the President; proper and necessary; delicacy; applications; letter; confidential; intimated your readiness to be employed; promises; promise; fitness of character; places to be filled; number of gentlemen; injured; conducted wisely on not coming up; ;
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