Recommendations of Jonathan Williams for Officer Appointment

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Date August 6, 1800
Author Name John Adams (primary) Location: Quincy
Recipient Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Summary Forwards officer recommendation from Henry Knox of Jonathan Williams, Esq. Adams mentions McHenry's previous endorsement of Williams as an artillery major, and adds his own brief recommendation.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; John Adams; General Henry Knox; Jonathan Williams; James McHenry; ;
Related Places Quincy;
Keywords appointment; major of artillery; list of candidates; ;
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