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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.01397
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0041] April 1782 
Title Baron von Steuben to Henry Knox introducing the comte de Bennofsky [in French]
Date 28 April 1782
Author Von Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm August Heinrich Ferdinand (1730-1794)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Military document
Content Description Mostly written in French, introducing Brigadier General Le Comte De Bennofsky , of the French Army. Short paragraph in English reads: "Lt. Philips is taken. A Treaty of diffensiv & offensiv alliance signed between France & Holland. Huza my friend all goes well."
Subjects Revolutionary War  Revolutionary War General  Immigration and Migration  Letter of Introduction or Recommendation  France  Global History and Civics  Military History  Prisoner of War  Treaty  Diplomacy  Government and Civics  Friendship  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Von Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm August Heinrich Ferdinand (1730-1794)  
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859