George Washington Papers

From George Washington to Henry Knox, 8 October 1783

Rocky hill 8th Octor 1783

Dear Sir,

Count Wengiersky, a Polish Gentleman travelling the Continent for his amusement, will have the pleasure to deliver you this; he comes recommended to me by the Marquis de la Fayette and by the Minister of France and as he proposes to take West-point in his tour I take the liberty to Request your civilities to him during his stay there.

Mr Vernon, an English Gentleman lately from Europe travels with the Count and will I know equally participate in your attention. I am Dear Sir Your Most Obed. Servt

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