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Isolationist Politics, Etc.

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CollectionMaryland Historical Society: Special Collections, McHenry Collection. view image
Document Information
Date May 19, 1800
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Dennis (primary)
Summary McHenry discusses Federal politics, the U.S. envoy to France; and Isolationist politics.
Document Format Draft Letter
Document Notes Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Dennis, Attorney at Law; James McHenry; Alexander Hamilton; General Washington; Stoddert; Lee; Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; Timothy Pickering; John Adams; Henry Knox; Pinckney; Federalist; anti-Federalist; cabinet; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Baltimore; Europe; England; France; New York; Eastern; ;
Keywords [not available]
Key Phrases jealousy; confidential account; principles and systems established by our late president; the present aspect of public affairs; steady supporters of government; proportionate zeal & fortitude; list of Major Generals; acts of augmentation; his election; mission to France; any knowledge of these dispositions or events; confidence; cabinet; anti-federal; influence which certain characters; compromise; law; federalists;

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