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Time, Place, and Manner for the Oath of Qualification

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PublicationSyrett, Harold C., ed. The Papers of Alexander Hamilton. 27 Vols. New York: Columbia University Press, 1961-87. (no image)
Document Information
Date February 27, 1793
Author Name George Washington (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Alexander Hamilton (primary)
Summary Washington asks the four members of his Cabinet to provide their opinions as to the time, place, and manner in which the President-elect [i.e., himself] should take the oath of qualification.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
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Related Persons/Groups Alexander Hamilton; Henry Knox; George Washington; President-elect; Mr. Jefferson; Mr. Randolph; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; War Office; ;
Keywords oath of qualification; the Constitution; law;
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