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John Johnston -- to Jasper Parrish, 1800 July 19
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Loose pages (3 p. ); Iron gall ink on aged paper
New York (State)--Politics and government--18th century.
Parish, Jasper, 1767-1836
From "Jasper Parrish Papers in Vassar College Library (typed transcript), 1954," p. 44. [In scrapbook] Letter to Jasper Parrish at Canandaigua from John Johnston, Geneva, July 19, 1800. Johnston has sent a standard for the Troop via Mr. Morris as a mark of his esteem for the members of the Troop. Johnston is at the command of the Troop but his distance from them prevents him from taking charge; he is planning to resign his commission.