Count Rumford's proposed visit to the US, etc

Document Information
Date July 3, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Rufus King (primary)
Summary Responds to the request from Count Rumford to visit the United States, where he was born, if possible, for the purpose of donating his collection of military materials to an academy. McHenry forwarded the request to the President, with recommendations, and conveys the President's response. Mc Henry also thanks King and Trumbull for items sent from England.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Source Collection: Huntington Library: Rufus King Papers

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