Hodgdon Recommends Captain Rue

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Date August 28, 1789
Author Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Hodgdon recommends Captain Rue to Knox. Rue is seeking an appointment. Cited Rue's economic hardships as justification for the U.S. to employ him in public service.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Samuel Hodgdon; Captain Rue; Secretary of War; soldier; family; ;
Related Places Philadelphia;
Keywords economic hardship; recommendation; appointment; public service; employment; ;
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