Political Power and Settlement of Accounts

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Date March 27, 1801
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Craig believed Hodgdon's removal from office was to create a vacancy for Gen. Irvine. Craig surprised Irvine would want to take on a job that required attention to detail and calculations. Craig expected that he would soon be replaced by "some favorite Democrat". Inquires after the state of his accounts as Deputy Commissioner, hoped Hodgdon would settle Craig's accounts before he left office.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Hodgdon; Isaac Craig; Irvine; enemy; Democrat; Federalist; Deputy Commissioner; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Niagara; Fort Bruenton; fort; post; frontier; territory; ;
Keywords accounts; ;
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