Land for an Officer of the Hospital Department

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Date May 6, 1791
Author Name Joseph Howell (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Stagg (primary) Location: War Office
Summary Writes that it is the opinion of the Secretary of War that the officer of the Hospital Department is entitled to a more fair proportion of land, equal to that of a Lieutenant Colonel.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Stagg; Joseph Howell; Secretary of War; Henry Knox; Congress; George Glentworth officers of the Hospital Department; supernumerary; lieutenant colonel; ;
Related Places War Office; Philadelphia; Hospital Department;
Keywords Act of Congress; lands; proportion of lands; physician; general hospital; ;
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