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From John Adams to Samuel Dexter, 6 August 1800

Quincy August 6th 1800

Sir

Inclosed is a letter from Gen. Knox recommending Jonathan Williams Esqr to some appointment. Mr. McHenry once thought of appointing him a Major of Artillery. Mr. Williams has abilities for many sorts of useful service & I recommend him to be placed on your list of candidates.

With sincere regard &c

MHi: Adams Family Papers, Letterbooks.

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