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The Post of Deputy Quarter Master General

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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 February 26, 1800
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Hamilton explains his concept of the duties and posting of the Deputy Quarter Master General. He believes that Col. Aaron Ogden will accept that post but would deem the post of Division Quarter Master beneath him.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Alexander Hamilton; Aaron Ogden; Deputy Quartermaster; brigade; Quartermaster General; Division Quartermaster; ;
Related Places New York; post; station; Head Quarters; ;
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