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Inquiry into the Supposed Reduction of the Provisional Army

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
Document Information
Date June 25, 1800
Author Name John Adams (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Summary Forwards a letter from two officers; Adams professes no knowledge of a plan to reduce the provisional army or the volunteer corps. Consults Dexter on the matter.
Document Format Autograph Letter
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; John Adams; Captain Joseph Coffin Boyd; provisional army; volunteer crops; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Portland; ;
Keywords law; reduced; ;
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