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Additional Regiments of Artillerists

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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 May 31, 1800
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: Camp Scotch Plains
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary There is now a probability that two regiments of artillerists can be completed, so professors, not exceeding four, can be appointed for the purpose of instructing both artillerists and engineers. Additional information on location for training artillerists. Offers Harper's Ferry as a desirable location.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Cited in Stoddert to Hamilton, 06/03/1800.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Alexander Hamilton; Charles Cotesworth Pinckney; artillerists; compnay; infantry; battalion; President; John Adams; Lewis Tousard; professor; ;
Related Places Camp Scotch Plains; Union Brigade; New Jersey; Harper's Ferry; public grounds; ;
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