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From the Cullum File of Heman Allen Fay

July 18, 1855: the letter of John Symington
Contributed by
Susan Fay McGinn
Mary McGinn Vickers

transcribed and annotated by Linda Fay Kaufman
Heman Allen's page
Bennington and Vermont Directory
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Heman A. Fay
John Symington
Watervliet Arsenal
July 18, 1855
Watervliet Arsenal
18th July 1855
Capt. George W. Cullum
U. S. Engineers
Charleston S[?] C
D T[?]
I have just received a note from [word?] Major Fay in which he states that the only information he can give relative to the requests in your Circular, refers to hismelf alone. The remarks[?] in your register are correctly given, since the office of Military[?] Store[?] Keeper at Albany was abolished in 1842, he has resided in Albany not engaged in any
The page ends with the word "any"; I suspect that originally there was another page. Symington's handwriting is very difficult to read, and this transcription should be considered a draft in some respects.