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Stevens, Ebenezer (1751-1823) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.06080 Author/Creator: Stevens, Ebenezer (1751-1823) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 14 April 1794 Pagination: 1 p. : address ; 19.3 x 16.4 cm.

Summary of Content: Introduces Knox to an acquaintance of his from Antigua.

People: Stevens, Ebenezer, 1751-1823
Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: CaribbeanLetter of Introduction or RecommendationAmerican Statesmen

Sub Era: The Early Republic

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