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Discussion of Recruiting Officers, & Several Officer Recommendations

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
Document Information
Date June 12, 1800
Author Name Charles Cotesworth Pinckney (primary) Location: Headquarters, Shepards Town
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Discusses some officers continuing to serve as recruiting officers even as they wait for recommended commissions in the artillery or the "old regiments." Also recommends another officer for cavalry or artillery duty.
Document Format Extract of Letter
Document Notes Enclosed in Dexter to Adams, 06/30/1800.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Charles Cotesworth Pinckney; Major Cass; officers; President; Artillery; Lieutenant Walbach; Cavalry; Lieutenant Barnes; Lieutenant Williams; Lieutenant Lee; ;
Related Places Headquarters, Shepards Town;
Keywords recruiting; appointments; recommendation; ;
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