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Request for Translation & Printing of French Military Text on Horse Artillery

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
CollectionMaryland Historical Society: Stephen Raphel Papers view image
MicrofilmJames McHenry Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date January 9, 1800
Author Name John Adams (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Directs McHenry to have translated and printed portions of a French military engineering text which concern horse artillery. Adams requests that copies be distributed both to public militia companies and to the executive office.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Multiple copies of the document exist; these listed under separate collections below.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Adams; engineers; militia; volunteer corps; ;
Related Places [not available]
Keywords extract; translation; horse artillery; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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