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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.04095
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0087] January-February 1789 
Title Acknowledgment of receipt of gift of a set of the Federalist
Date 23 January 1789
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Henry Knox writes about himself in the third person. Although he already has a set of the Federalist, he gratefully accepts a set given as a gift by Mr. William [illegible, but possibly Lennox], who has created a "beautiful specimen of the great advancement he has made in noble art of printing, and in the business of book binding."
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Federalists  US Constitution  Literature and Language Arts  Liberty  Politics  Government and Civics  Artisans  Book Selling  Printing  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Arts & Literature; Creating a New Government; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859