Adams Papers

To John Adams from Henry Knox, 19 December 1792

War Department, December 19th, 1792.


The President of the United States has directed me to submit to the Senate, the extract of a letter from Brigadier General Wilkinson, dated at fort Hamilton, the 6th of November last, with an enclosure from Major Adair, the copy of a letter from John Belli, deputy quartermaster general, dated Lexington, November 17, 1792; and the copy of a letter from James Seagrove, Esq. relatively to the Creek Indians, dated Saint Mary’s, 22d of November, 1792.

I have the honor to be, sir, with great respect, your most obedient servant,

H. Knox, Secretary of War.

Printed Source--American State Papers. 38 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Gales and Seaton, 1831-61)..

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