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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.05356
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0107] March 1792 
Title Abijah Hammond to Henry Knox discussing Hammond's search for good Madeira wine
Date 14 March 1792
Author Hammond, Abijah (1757-1832)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Reminds Knox that he promised Knox he would purchase any good quality Madeira wine he could find, from Mr. Stuyvesant or anyone else who had any. Was unable to search immediately upon his return home, as he had family matters to attend to. Has finally had time to search, but has unfortunately is unable to find any of the kind he asked for, not even from Mr. Stuyvesant. Sends his respects to Mrs. Knox and their family, and offers to help Knox in the future in any way he can. "Free" stamped on address leaf with no signature.
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Diet and Nutrition  Alcohol  Commerce  Merchants and Trade  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Hammond, Abijah (1757-1832)  Knox, Lucy Flucker (1756-1824)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Merchants & Commerce
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Additional Information A. Hammond may be Abijah Hammond (1757-1832), a prominent landowner in New York City.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859