From Henry Knox
Department of War December 11th 1794
Notwithstanding the agreeable view of affairs transmitted by Governor Blount I have the mortification of submitting to you a letter of more recent date of quite a contrary complexion which I presume is authentic.1 I have the honor to be with perfect respect Your obed. Servant
secy of War
LS, DLC:GW; LB, DLC:GW.
1. The enclosed letter has not been identified.