TITLE

On the disloyalty of army officers

AUTHOR(S)
Washington, George
PUB. DATE
August 2017
SOURCE
On the Disloyalty of Army Officers;8/1/2017, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the text of a letter dated September 30, 1798, from Mount Vernon, Virginia, to Secretary of War James McHenry regarding the reported disloyalty of US Army officers. Concern that these officers might lead a coup to overthrow the United States government; Connection to the United States' war with Revolutionary France.
ACCESSION #
21212846

 

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