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Request for Confidential Opinions of Department Heads Regarding Uriah Tracy

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 27, 1800
Author Name John Adams (primary) Location: Quincy
Recipient Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Summary Encloses a letter concerning Uriah Tracy and a justice of the peace; as Tracy is currently serving as an agent of the War Office, inspecting government installations & property on the frontiers, Adams transmits the matter to Dexter. He also asks that Dexter submit the papers to all the department heads, and that they send him their confidential opinions on the matter.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; John Adams; Tracy; Secretary of Treasury; Wolcott; ;
Related Places Quincy; New York; War Office; ;
Keywords appointment; confidential; papers; ;
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