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Crane, John (1744-1805) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.01808 Author/Creator: Crane, John (1744-1805) Place Written: West Point, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 7 January 1783 Pagination: 1 p. ; 22.8 x 17.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Written by Colonel Crane of the Continental Artillery to Major General Knox. Says the dispute between Captain Lieutenant Kemper and Lieutenant Crawley has been presented to a board of officers and their opinion presented to him. Says he does not know how to proceed and would like Knox's advice.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Crane, John, 1744-1805

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralMilitary HistoryMilitary LawContinental ArmyArtillery

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