McHenry's Resignation

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
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Date May 13, 1800
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary McHenry informs Hamilton that he submitted his resignation to President Adams on May 6, 1800. His resignation will take effect on June 1st so that he can brief his successor in the interim.
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; James McHenry; President; John Adams; ;
Related Places War Department; Department of War; Baltimore; ;
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