Strengthening the Federal Government, Etc.

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Date March 25, 1786
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name General William Irvine (primary)
Summary Knox discusses British intentions regarding the evacuation of the Western Forts which they still occupy. He mentions the "federal convention" proposed by Virginia for strengthening the power of Congress to regulate trade.
Document Format Letter Signed
Source Collection: Historical Society Of Pennsylvania: William Irvine Papers

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