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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.02130
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0058] May 1783 
Title Henry Knox to Udney Hay turning down Hay's request for assistance in rebuilding his house
Date 23 May 1783
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Recipient Hay, Udney  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Replies to Hay's letter of 17 May 1783 (see GLC02437.02129) stating that he is unable to grant his request for men to help with construction of Hay's house since the time of service for the men expires with the end of the war.
Subjects Revolutionary War  Revolutionary War General  Military History  Continental Army  Building Construction  
People Hay, Udney (fl. 1776-1806)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written West Point, New York
Theme The American Revolution; Industry
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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