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Docno: ADMS-06-05-02-0249

Author: Rush, Benjamin
Recipient: Adams, John
Date: 1778-02-08

From Benjamin Rush

Lancaster, 8 February 1778. RC (Adams Papers); printed: Benjamin Rush, Letters, 1:199–200. Detailing some of his charges against Dr. Shippen, Rush complained that his alleged personal resentment was the congress' excuse for not removing the director general of hospitals; therefore, “to restore harmony,” Rush felt compelled to resign.
RC (Adams Papers); printed: Benjamin Rush, Letters, 1:199–200.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.
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