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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.03735
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0082] October-December 1787 
Title Benjamin Hichborn to Henry Knox expressing worry over a friend
Date 23 December 1787
Author Hichborn, Benjamin (1746-1817)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Expresses his worry over a mutual friend [possibly someone eluding creditors] who is in danger. Hopes the friend is gone by the time Knox gets this letter. States, "things are at present in status quo, but hostilities are threatend from all quarters." Marked as "private."
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Friendship  Law  Finance  Debt  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Hichborn, Benjamin (1746-1817)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Law
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859