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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.06753
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0130] April-June 1796 
Title Abijah Hammond to Henry Knox on his health, the death of Knox's two children and business
Date 29 May 1796
Author Hammond, Abijah (1757-1832)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Mentions that since Knox's last letter, he has been very sick and therefore unable to conduct business. Reminds Knox that in a previous letter, he enclosed a statement from Colonel [William Stephens] Smith. Apparently sends condolences to Knox and his wife, likely for the recent deaths of two of Knox's children.
Subjects Health and Medical  Finance  Death  Children and Family  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Hammond, Abijah (1757-1832)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Health & Medicine; Children & Family; Women in American History
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859