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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.04077
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0087] January-February 1789 
Title Henry Knox to Catharine Littlefield Greene
Date 7 January 1789
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Recipient Greene, Catharine Littlefield  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Writes a friendly letter to Mrs. Greene, the widow of General Nathanael Greene. Is pleased to hear of her safe passage home, and reports on the well-being of several of her children who are in school or visiting New York. Mentions that Colonel [Jeremiah] Wadsworth has said that Mrs. Greene's son Nathanael is doing well. Knox and his wife Lucy send their love.
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Women's History  Women of the Founding Era  Travel  Education  Children and Family  
People Greene, Catharine Littlefield (1755-1814)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Knox, Lucy Flucker (1756-1824)  Wadsworth, Jeremiah (1743-1804)  
Place written New York, New York
Theme Women in American History; 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
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