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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.04232
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0089] May-June 1789 
Title Henry Knox to Benjamin Lincoln sympathizing but saying his expectations about work with the new government may be disappointed
Date 5 June 1789
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Recipient Lincoln, Benjamin  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Unsigned. Writes that he feels for Lincoln's situation, but is "persuaded that your expectations from the new state of things will be disappointed." (See GLC02437.04226, in which Lincoln asks Knox for help finding a job with the new government.)
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Office Seeker  Government and Civics  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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