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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.04303
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0090] July-August 1789 
Title Henry Knox to Pierce Butler apologizing for being unable to help his friend
Date 23 July 1789
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Recipient Butler, Pierce  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Received his favor via Captain Hall (see GLC02437.04296). Would like very much to be able to help Captain Hall, but he already employs many clerks and does not have any vacancies at present.
Subjects Revolutionary War General  Office Seeker  Government and Civics  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  Butler, Pierce (1744-1822)  
Theme Creating a New Government; 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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