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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) to Jeremiah Wadsworth

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.03340 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 19 November 1786 Pagination: 3 p. : docket ; 32 x 19.8 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.03340 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 19 November 1786 Pagination: 3 p. : docket ; 32 x 19.8 cm.

Summary of Content: Writes of his recent visit to Philadelphia to discuss with Robert Morris a loan that Morris and Wadsworth were planning to make to Congress. Relates the terms he worked out with Morris on Wadsworth's behalf (see GLC02437.03330, in which Wadsworth gives Knox permission to work out the terms of the loan for him with Morris).

People: Wadsworth, Jeremiah, 1743-1804
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Morris, Robert, 1734-1806

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary War GeneralFinanceContinental CongressCongressMilitary History

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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