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Letter to Henry Knox, January 1, 1791
TRANSCRIPT GLC 2437.53.077
George Washington. Autographed letter signed: Philadelphia, to Henry Knox, 1791 January 1. 1 p.

Philadelphia Jany. 1st. 1791.

Sir,

The enclosed letter from the President of the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of South Carolina, covering a Resolution of that body, has lately been put into my hands. I send them for your information, and will transmit such answer as you may incline to make through

Dear Sir
Your Most Obed. Servt
Go: Washington

Genl. Knox
Secretary Genl. to the Society of the Ci[nci]nnati

Notes: GLC 2437.52.170 is a duplicate of this document