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Sayre solicits naval appointment from Knox

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 3, 1789
Author Name Stephen Sayre (primary) Location: London
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses appointment re American Navy.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Stephen Sayre; Nathl. Neverham; Prince of Wales;
Related Places London; London; America; ;
Keywords object of the American Navy; if Congress name you as the person to decide; merits of my proposition; constant & necessary influence; injury; consul; Court; my presence; immediate advances; plans; forbid my acceptance; appointment; temper; Prince of Wales; Regency; banker; ;
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