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Letter from Henry Knox, July 31, 1782

TRANSCRIPT GLC 2437.09.064
Henry Knox. Letter: New Windsor, to George Washington, 1782 July 31. 1 p.

[inserted - different hand: HK to Washington]

New Windsor 31 July 1782


The General Officers who were directed by Your Excellency to view the [struck: grounds] most proper place on West point [inserted: to erect] [strike-out] a magazine, desired me to report that such it is their opinion that the hollow [strike-out] west of Fort Clinton under all circumstances is the best place to that purpose.

I have the honor to be Sir
with the Greatest affecto
Your Excellencys
Most Obedient Servant

His Excellency General Washington.