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Information on Negro Rebellion

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Dreer Collection view image
Document Information
Date October 1, 1793
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary) Location: Richmond, Virginia
Summary Secretary Knox was informed by Thomas Holt of Virginia that some Negros planned to "rise in rebellion." Conveys this information to Governor Lee of Virginia. Letter is partially illegible.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Lee; Henry Knox; Negros; slaves; Thomas Holt;
Related Places Richmond; Virginia; ;
Keywords rebellion; revolt; slavery;
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