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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.07990
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0156] July-December 1805 
Title Henry Knox to John Quincy Adams about Adams's election as secretary of the Academy of Arts and Sciences
Date 16 December 1805
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Recipient Adams, John Quincy  
Document Type Correspondence; Non-governmental organization document
Content Description Docket indicates the addressee is "J Q Adams," as Secretary of the Academy of Arts and Sciences. Writes in response to the academy's electing him a member; accepts the honor with gratitude.
Subjects Fraternal Organization  Science and Technology  Military History  President  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)  
Theme Science, Technology, Invention; Education
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859