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Collection Reference Number GLC07656
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1799 
Title Alexander Hamilton to James Wilkinson re: summoning Wilkinson to Washington
Date 23 May 1799
Author Hamilton, Alexander (ca. 1757-1804)  
Recipient Wilkinson, James  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description "I begin now to be anxious to learn that you had received my letter desiring you to repair to the Seat of Government...that...a general plan for the arrangement of the affairs of the Western Army, with an eye to the existing posture of our political concerns, might be digested and adopted." Syrett, Harold C. (The Papers Of Alexander Hamilton. (New York: Columbia University Press, 1976), Volume XXIII: 1799/04 - 1799/10, p. 139
Subjects American Statesmen  Frontiers and Exploration  Politics  Military History  Westward Expansion  
People Hamilton, Alexander (ca. 1757-1804)  
Place written New York
Theme Government & Politics; Westward Expansion
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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