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Liancourt, François Alexandre Frédéric, duc de la Rochefoucauld (1747-1827) to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.06830 Author/Creator: Liancourt, François Alexandre Frédéric, duc de la Rochefoucauld (1747-1827) Place Written: Boston, Massachusetts Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 27 Septembr 1796 Pagination: 2 p. : address : docket ; 25.2 x 19.8 cm.

Discusses his recent departure from Knox's house, where he was visiting. Speaks warmly of the Knox family's hospitality and kindness. Reports that a serious illness has taken hold of the region, killing several people. Mentions a mare Dr. [William] Eustis purchased for Knox.

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