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King Requests Information from Knox Regarding Chapin

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Document Information
Date November 16, 1792
Author Name Rufus King (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Asks for information regarding General Chapin appointment, since he was employed by Knox in some transactions with Six Nations of Indians and has not been appointed with advice and consent of Senate.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Rufus King; General Chapin; Six Nations; Indians; Senate; Indian Department; Israel Chapin; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; ;
Keywords appointed; authority; ;
Key Phrases employed by you in some transactions with the Six Nations of Indians; finding out that he has been appointed with the advice and consent of the senate; do me a favor to inform me under what authority he has been employed in the Indian department;

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