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Proposed Trip to Philadelphia

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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 December 5, 1799
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Hamilton says that since he has private business to attend to in Philadelphia that would also be a good time for a meeting with McHenry to discuss military matters. (There is some evidence that the "private business" related to the "Reynolds affair.")
Document Format Draft Letter
Document Notes Syrett listed this document in the Appendix to Vol. 24.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Alexander Hamilton;
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