Regarding Carriage Accident & Vessel from Halifax

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Date October 14, 1790
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Boston
Recipient Name Jeremiah Wadsworth (primary) Location: Hartford
Summary Mentions a recent carriage accident, which the occupants escaped from unharmed; postscript appears to tell about a vessel which sailed from Halifax which brought whalers who left fearing they would be impressed by the British.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Colonel Jeremiah Wadsworth; Henry Knox; Strong; coachman; English; Falmouth; whalemen; ;
Related Places Hartford; Boston; street; Halifax; ;
Keywords carriage; accident; misfortune; escape; violent storm; vessel; English packet; war; impressment; impressed; ;
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