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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.05872
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0118] April-June 1793 
Title Henry Jackson to Henry Knox on health, land, taxes and Knox's son Henry Jackson Knox
Date 14 April 1793
Author Jackson, Henry (1747-1809)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description References Knox's letter of 3 April. Is happy to hear his health is better. Expects to hear at any moment from the sheriff of Lincoln County that the lands will not be sold to pay for back taxes. Says Henry Jackson Knox is with him and will return to Hingham next Tuesday when his vacation is over. Reports "he conducts exceedingly well, and very much like a gentleman - I have no fault to find with him on this visit." Goes on to say he "is manly, open, free and communicative -Indeed he is not the same Lad, he was when he left Philadelphia." Reports that Mr. Dane is in Boston preparing the deeds. The Winslows want their first payment by 1 May. Refers Knox to the enclosed letter for information on their land concern (not included).
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Health and Medical  Land Transaction  Waldo Patent  Finance  Taxes or Taxation  Law  Children and Family  Education  Contract  
People Jackson, Henry (1747-1809)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Health & Medicine; Banking & Economics; Law; 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