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Niven writes to Knox about fortification at West Point

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 20, 1794
Author Name Daniel Niven (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses repair of fortifications.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Daniel Niven; Major Fleming; ;
Related Places West Point; Fort Potman; ;
Keywords necessary arrangement to carrie on the works; glad to receive your plan of the redoubt; receipt thereof I repaired to this place; compensation you mention is not equal to the loss I shall sustain; never was my only object in rendering service to my country I shall endeavor to forward the work with all possible dispatch; ;
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