Permission to Travel to New York

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Date November 1, 1789
Author Name William Price (primary) Location: West Point
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Requests permission from the Secretary at War to go down to New York for a few days in the middle of the month. Also forwards the Returns of Ordnance and Quartermaster Stores for the month of November.
Document Format Letterbook
Document Notes Cites Knox to Price 10/17/1789.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; William Price;
Related Places West Point; New York;
Keywords permission; return of ordnance; return of quartermasters stores; ;
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West Point Nov 1st1789 41
Sir,
I rec. your letter of 17th Ultime and will be much obliged to you for Permission to go down to New York about the middle of this month for a few days-
I now forward by the Bearer the Returns of Ordnance and Quarter Masters stores for the month of Novr 1789.
I am Sir etc The Honorable Major Genl Knox Secretary at War