Knox speaks of issues related to the defeat at Wabash with Sargent

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Date January 6, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name Winthrop Sargent (primary)
Summary Letter, alludes to St. Clair's campaign defeat; discusses protection of settlements on the frontiers.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Winthrop Sargent; Henry Knox; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Gallipolis; Muskingum; ;
Keywords papers and plans will be laid immediately before congress fot their consideration and decision; adequate to the occasion; inclinations as of a military life; Haskell's company will be stationed; rely that the general or you have arranged the defensive protection of Gallipolis and the settlements at Muskingum; received your letter; pass over the event which gives you and all of us so much pain; vain to regret the past; endeavor to remedy the evil in future; ;
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