George Washington Papers

To George Washington from Henry Knox, 9 June 1789

From Henry Knox

War Office June 9th 1789


In obedience to the desire expressed in your letter of yesterday,1 I shall immediately proceed to make out a general statement of the present situation of the war department, conformably to the principles you were pleased to suggest, and submit the same to your consideration. I have the honor to be sir with the highest respect Your most obedient and humble Servant

H. Knox

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