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Recommendation for Clerk at the National Bank

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CollectionMaryland Historical Society: MS #647 view image
Document Information
Date June 3, 1800
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name George Simpson (primary)
Summary Discusses William Burton, who has served in the War Office as a clerk for several years. Because of familial concerns, Burton cannot move with the War Office from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. Burton wishes instead to be employed as a clerk at the Bank of the United States, for which position McHenry recommends him.
Document Format Draft Letter
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Related Persons/Groups George Simpson; James McHenry; William Burton; clerk; family; Timothy Pickering; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; War Office; War Department; City of Washington; ;
Keywords Bank of the United States; recommendation; character; ;
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