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Letter from Henry Knox, 1781

TRANSCRIPT GLC 2437.08.030

Henry Knox.  Autographed note signed (fragment):  to George Washington, 1781.  1 p.

 

[inserted in upper right margin: 1781]

 

promotion of an individual State.

 

If your Excellency should view this matter in the same point of light I beg you would be pleas’d to make such a representation to Congress as may prevent the evils apprehende’d –

 

I have the honor to be
with the highest respect and
esteem,
Your Excellency’s
most obedt Servt
H Knox

 

His Excellency
Gen. Washington.