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Knox, Henry (1750-1806) [Notes]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02437.10419 Author/Creator: Knox, Henry (1750-1806) Place Written: s.l. Type: Manuscript document Date: 10 September 1788 Pagination: 4 p. : docket ; 38 x 23.6 cm.

Notes regarding a meeting of the inhabitants of the land around the St. Georges River discussing the estate of the late Brigadier General Samuel Waldo. Signed by Samuel Watt, Andrew Robinson, Enoch Ripley and many others.

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