The full content of this document is only available to subscribing institutions. More information can be found via

Collection Reference Number GLC02437.07972
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0156] July-December 1805 
Title Benjamin Lincoln to Henry Knox introducing the bearer, Mr. Romanie
Date 16 September 1805
Author Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes that the bearer of the letter, a Mr. [Romanie], is the Catholic instructor for the Passamaquoddy and Penobscot tribes. He is moving to Knox's neighborhood and would like Knox's help and advice. Lincoln writes that he is sure Knox will meet with him, as Knox is "no bigot."
Subjects Immigration and Migration  Education  Catholicism  Religion  American Indian History  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810)  Romanie, Mr. (fl. 1805)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Religion; Native Americans
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859