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[PRIVATE] Appointment

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CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Gratz-Generals of the Revolution view image
Document Information
Date August 5, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Marinus Willett (primary) Location: New York
Summary Discussed Willet's refusal of appointment to marshall for city and county of New York.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Private letter.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Colonel M Willet; Marinus Willett; Henry Knox; President of the United States; marshall; sheriff; ;
Related Places New York; Philadelphia; city and county of New York; New York City; Marshall; ;
Keywords private; office; sheriff's office; offer; decline; ;
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