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Edwards solicits an appointment from Knox

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date April 15, 1790
Author Name Richard Edwards (primary) Location: Boston
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Letter, asks for military appointment.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Richard Edwards; Gen. H. Jackson; ;
Related Places Boston; ;
Keywords I had the honour to receive an Ensign's commission in the Regt. Of Federal Troops commanded by Gen H. Jackson; when that regiment was disbanded was so unfortunate as to be dismissed; the probability which there is now that more troops will soon be reaised induces me again to solicit an appointment; fortunate as to obtain your patronage; consider myself under the highest obligation for that favour; ;
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