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Guard for French Prisoners, Etc.

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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 April 24, 1800
Author Name Nathan Rice (primary) Location: Oxford, Mass.
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Col. Peck has applied to Col. Rice for a guard to take charge of some French prisoners at Providence but Rice doubts his authority to comply with the request.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Cited in Hamilton to Rice, 05/06/1800.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Nathan Rice; William Peck; French; prisoner; guard; martial; artillerist; engineer; detachment; Jackson; major; ;
Related Places Oxford; Massachusetts; Providence; Rhode Island; Fort Wolcott; ;
Keywords general order; instructions; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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