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Knox discusses Captain Scott with President Washington

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CollectionPierpont Morgan Library: Henry Knox Papers view image
Document Information
Date December 15, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
Recipient Name George Washington (primary)
Summary Letter, discusses Captain Scott's papers. His discretion for the object cannot be depended upon. Submits letter from Major General Wayne.
Document Format Letter, Type Undetermined
Document Notes Private correspondence.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups George Washington; Henry Knox; General Wayne; Captain Scott; Colonel Wadsworth; ;
Related Places [not available]
Keywords conversed with Colonel Wadsworth concerning him; result of which is that Scott's discretion for the object proposed cannot be depended upon; mentioned that he had an audience of you I have thought it my duty to submit the papers; submit General Wayne's letter; submit certain papers relative to a Capt. Scott; ;
Key Phrases conversed with Colonel Wadsworth concerning him; result of which is that Scott's discretion for the object proposed cannot be depended upon; mentioned that he had an audience of you I have thought it my duty to submit the papers; submit General Wayne's letter; submit certain papers relative to a Capt. Scott;
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