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Schuyler to Henry Knox

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.08177 Author/Creator: Schuyler Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph note Date: circa 1771-1806 Pagination: 1 p. : docket ; 11.9 x 19.8 cm.

Thanks Knox for the books he sent her.

Circa date range established from the year Henry Knox opened his bookstore to the year of his death.

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