§ From Levi Lincoln
25 December 1809, Worcester. Introduces Major Cogswell,1 a supporter of administration policies, “from whome you may learn the state of the public spirit in this part of the Country.”
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1. Amos Cogswell (1752–1826) rose to the rank of brevet major during the Revolution (DAR Patriot Index, p. 142; Francis B. Heitman, Historical Register of Officers of the Continental Army during the War of the Revolution [Washington, 1914], p. 163).