Letter from the Secretary at War

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Date June 19, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name William Hull (primary) Location: Newton, near Boston
Summary Henry Knox congratulates William Hull on the triumph of reason over passion. Also consoles Hull by stating the following: "no person acquainted with you could harbor for a moment an opinion that you were the author."
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Related Persons/Groups William Hull; Henry Knox; Brigadier General William Hull; ;
Related Places Newton; Boston; Philadelphia;
Keywords perilous conflict; congratulate; ;
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