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Paymaster General at the Seat of Government

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CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date March 14, 1799
Author Name Alexander Hamilton (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name George Washington (primary)
Summary Hamilton believes that the Paymaster Genral should be located at the seat of government but seeks Washington's instruction on this matter.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; George Washington [Commander in Chief]; Paymaster General; ;
Related Places New York; seat of government [Philadelphia]; ;
Keywords extract of a letter from the Secretary of War; section of the Act to which it relates; instruction on this point; ;
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