Williams writes Knox from London

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Date January 4, 1790
Author Name Jonathan Williams (primary) Location: London
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: New York
Summary Jonathan William writes Henry Knox from London to discuss the French Revolution. William believes the the French Revolution is a just war for freedom which continues the American tradition of liberty, linking events in France to the American Revolution. He also hopes that the revolution may spread to the Spanish and Portuguese colonies so that they too could have democratic governments.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Source Collection: Pierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers

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