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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.05968
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0120] October-December 1793 
Title Henry Jackson Knox to Henry Knox about returning to Boston and when he might get a gun
Date 10 November 1793
Author Knox, Henry Jackson (1780-1832)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Tells his father that he shall return to Boston tomorrow. Says Henry Cornplanter "wishes to go with me if you are willing. I think I heard you say, when he was at Newark that he might go to be under General Lincolns care." Hopes he can soon receive the gun he was promised. Says he will write the family about once a week.
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Children and Family  Education  Travel  Weaponry  American Indian History  
People Knox, Henry Jackson (1780-1832)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Theme Children & Family; Education
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859