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A Minor Accident, Etc.

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CollectionNational Archives of Canada: Samuel Hodgdon Letters view image
Document Information
Date August 4, 1791
Author Name Major General Richard Butler (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Amongst other matters, General Butler reports on an accident in which a boat struck a rock. The only injury is to the boat.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Mostly illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Richard Butler; Doyle's Company; detachment of artillery; Colonel Darke; Lieutenant Hawthorn; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; headquarters; ;
Keywords express; enclosed dispatches; brigades of pack horses; small accident; not much injury; boat; last large division; dispatches; ;
Key Phrases There is not much injury but to the boat.

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