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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.06735
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0130] April-June 1796 
Title Anthony Joseph to Henry Knox with condolences over the deaths of two of Knox's children and discusses their creditors
Date 7 May 1796
Author Anthony, Joseph (fl. 1792-1797)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Received Knox's recent letter, and was sad to learn of the deaths of two of Knox's children. Sends his condolences to Knox and his wife. Reports that he has staved of requests by their creditors for monies owed, by renewing their obligations using bank notes. Adds that Mr. [William] Bingham will not "condescend to converse with me on the subject," but that he will keep his mind tranquil.
Subjects Children and Family  Death  Banking  Finance  Debt  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Anthony, Joseph (fl. 1792-1797)  Bingham, William (1752-1804)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Health & Medicine; Children & Family; Women in American History; Banking & Economics
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859