Request from Mr Lyman to have Mr Williams' duties and power more strongly defined at Springfield Armory

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Date March 15, 1800
Author Name Mr. Lyman (primary)
Recipient Name James McHenry
Summary Lyman conveyed Mr. Williams' request for more strongly defined powers. The superintendent, Mr. Ames, indicated that Mr. Williams has no authority regarding the internal regulation of the works. The workmen also claim they are abused by Ames.
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Related Persons/Groups Lyman; David Ames; Mr. Williams; Superintendent of the Factory; workmen; Ames; ;
Related Places Springfield Armory, Massachusetts;
Keywords factory; duty; powers; internal regulation; complaints; contracts; dismissed; ;
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