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Letter from Henry Knox, May 19, 1783

TRANSCRIPT GLC 2437.12.124

Henry Knox.  Letter: West Point, to George Washington, 1783 May 19.  1 p. + doc.

 

West point 19th May 1783

 

[inserted - different hand: To Washington]

 

Sir

 

Enclosed is a letter from Colonel Spronts of this day containing information of the extraordinary conduct of a Mr Nonniwell.  If upon enquiring the facts should appear as stated to Colonel Spronts, The Justice and dignity of America are deeply concerned that such an obvious violation of the Laws of Nations should be punished with exemplary rigor

 

I have the honor to be with
great respect
Your Excelencys
Most obedit
Servt
H Knox

 

His Excllncy

Genl Washington

 

[docket]
To his Excelency
Genl Washington