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Comment on Ongoing Dispute & Recommendation for Next Secretary of War

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 3, 1800
Author Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Recipient Name John Adams (primary)
Summary Comments on Congress' possible intervention in some dispute; recommends a "Mr. Paine of Vermont" as a good candidate to serve as the next Secretary of War.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Adams; Samuel Dexter; Mr. Shaw; General James Wilkinson; united brethren; Secretary of War; Mr. Paine;
Related Places Vermont; ;
Keywords letter; dancing master; ;
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