Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Henry Knox, 19 July 1791

From Henry Knox

July 19. 1791

My dear Sir

I have received your friendly note of this morning for which I sincerely thank you. I shall frequently avail myself of your kindness, and I should have done so this day, in order to evince my impressions on the occasion, had I not previously engaged to Mrs. Knox, that I would dine with her being the first time since her late confinement.—I am my dear Sir respectfully and affectionately Yours,

H Knox

RC (MHi); endorsed by TJ as received 19 July 1791 and so recorded in SJL. Dft (MHi: Knox Papers).

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