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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) to Madame de Leval and Jean-Baptiste de la Roche

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.05706 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 19 November 1792 Pagination: 2 p. : docket ; 32.5 x 19.9 cm.

Summary of Content: Informs de Leval and de la Roche that a new company will probably be formed to deal with their business.

People: Knox, Henry, 1750-1806
Leval, Rosalie Josephe Bacler de, fl. 1790-1796
Roche, Jean-Baptiste de la, fl. 1790-1792

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary War GeneralLand TransactionWaldo PatentContractFinanceWomen of the Founding EraWomen's HistoryFranceRefugeesImmigration and Migration

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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