Knox, Henry, 1750-1806

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American revolutionary officer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Thomas Jefferson, 1793 Apr. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270596665

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to General Henry Jackson, 1796 Oct. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270596669

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Westpoint, to Colonel Pickering, Quartermaster General, 1782 Sept. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270598200

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Colonel Wadsworth, 1787 July 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270596772

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Continental Village [Cortlandt, New York], to Colonel Pickering, Quartermaster General, [1782] Oct. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270595688

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to General Henry Jackson, 1794 Nov. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270597121

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Gen. Henry Jackson in Boston, 1786 Dec. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270596769

From the description of Letter signed : War Department, to William Tenlay, 1791 Feb. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874780

U.S. secretary of war and army officer.

From the description of Henry Knox papers, 1789-1797. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982707

First U.S. secretary of war, 1785-1794.

From the description of LS : to Arthur St. Clair, 1790 May 19. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122525100

From the description of LS, 1794 July 11, New York, N.Y., to Anthony Wayne. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 86165766

General and resident of Boston, Mass., and Thomaston, Me.

From the description of Papers, 1715-1841. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70974305

Henry Knox, born in Boston, Massachussets, in 1750, rose to the rank of major general in the Revolutionary War as an artillery officer and was appointed by President George Washington as the first U.S. Secretary of War in 1785. Henry Jackson, born in Boston in 1747, was a close friend of Knox and also served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War, rising to the rank of brevet-brigadier general.

From the description of Henry Knox letter to Henry Jackson, 1793 November 8. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 762830209

Henry Knox, born in Boston, Massachussets, in 1750, rose to the rank of major general in the Revolutionary War as an artillery officer and was appointed by President George Washington as the first U.S. Secretary of War in 1785. Winthrop Sargent, born in Gloucester, Massachussets, in 1753, served under Knox in the Revolutionary War and then became Secretary of the Northwest Territory under its governor, Arthur St. Clair, before being appointed the first Governor of the Mississippi Territory in 1798 by President John Adams.

From the description of Henry Knox letter to Winthrop Sargent, 1791 May 19. (Rhinelander District Library). WorldCat record id: 762830650

Major-general in the Continental Army, first U.S. secretary of war.

From the description of LS : West Point, N.Y., to Captain Hugg, 1782 Nov. 11. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122633586

Epithet: Commander; RN

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000753.0x000178

Major-general in Continental Army, later first U.S. secretary of war.

From the description of ALS, 1782 Mar. 21, Boonton, N.J., to Elias Dayton. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122585840

Revolutionary War soldier and first secretary of war.

From the description of Henry Knox : miscellaneous papers, 1787-1793. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 46612822

U.S. Secretary of War and Brigadier-General in the U.S. Continental Army.

From the description of Warrant, 1789. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122391842

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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Henry Knox letter to Winthrop Sargent, 1791 May 19. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
referencedIn Knox family. Correspondence, 1864-1887. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Wadsworth, Jeremiah, 1743-1804. Jeremiah Wadsworth business and commissary records, 1759-1847. Connecticut Historical Society
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Letter signed : War Department, to William Tenlay, 1791 Feb. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf United States. Passport : ms. : New York, N.Y., for Marinus Willett, et al., 1790 Mar. 11. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Nicholas Fish papers, 1775-1844. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Papers II, 1736-1803. Massachusetts Historical Society
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referencedIn Washington, George, 1732-1799. George and Martha Washington papers, 1750-1802. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. James McHenry papers, 1777-1832. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to General Henry Jackson, 1796 Oct. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. LS : West Point, N.Y., to Captain Hugg, 1782 Nov. 11. Rosenbach Museum & Library
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Signature to letter : "Camp before York in Virginia", to President John Adams, 1781 Oct. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. LS, 1782 October 20 : West Point, to John Hancock. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Gen. Henry Jackson in Boston, 1786 Dec. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. ALS, 1788 January 13, New York, to Mrs. Mary McNeill, Boston. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Letter signed HKnox to: "My dear Sir" April 12, 1792. Wellesley College
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creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. ALS (11), 1791 April 1-Sept. 1, to Samuel Hodgdon (8), William Knox (2) and Captain Pratt (1), War Department. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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referencedIn Nathanael Greene Papers, 1777-1780 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Lincoln, Benjamin, 1733-1810. Benjamin Lincoln papers, 1635-1964. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn James Sever Papers, 1764-1959, (bulk 1794-1801) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Bingham, W. mss., 1752-1891 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
creatorOf Lamb, Joshua, fl. 1794. Maine deeds and other legal papers, 1787-1811. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to General Henry Jackson, 1794 Nov. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Washington Irving's Life of George Washington, Volume IV, Miscellany, 1756-1807. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Sullivan, John, 1740-1795. Papers, 1769-1792. New Hampshire Historical Society Library
referencedIn Tousard, Louis de, 1749-1817. Letter book, 1796-1802 [microform]. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Sever, James, d. 1845. Papers of James Sever, 1764-1956. Library of Congress
creatorOf Willard, Joseph, 1798-1865. Papers related to a biography of Henry Knox, 1771-1865. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Bryant, Bonita M. The artillery train in Framingham / Bonita M. Bryant. Minuteman Library Network
referencedIn Knox's Headquarters State Historic Site (Vails Gate, N.Y.). Document collection, 1754-1967, 1913-1967 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn McHenry, James, 1753-1816. James McHenry papers, 1775-1862 (bulk 1775-1816). Library of Congress
referencedIn Society of the Cincinnati. Minutes, 1783 June 19. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Josiah Harmar papers, Harmar, Josiah papers, 1681-1937 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
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creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Lewis Cass papers, 1774-1924. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Lewis Cass papers, Cass, Lewis, papers, 1774-1924 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Society of the Cincinnati. Membership certificate, Mount Vernon, 1785 Oct. 31. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Report. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Territory of the United States, South of the River Ohio. Governor (1790-1796 : Blount). Report to Henry Knox regarding preparations for war by Cherokee Indians : Knoxville, Southwest Territory, 1792 Oct 7. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Knox, Henry, 1750-1806. Signature to letter : "War department", to Melancton Smith, Esq., 1791 Dec. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bartlett, Josiah, 1729-1795. Papers, 1774-1794. New Hampshire Newsp Project
creatorOf Heath, William, 1737-1814. Papers, 1774-1872. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Massachusetts. General Court. Special Commission to Provide for the Marking of the Route in Massachusetts over which General Henry Knox Brought Guns and Ammunition from Fort Ticonderoga to the Colonial Army at Cambridge in the years 1775 and 1776. Records. State Library of Massachusetts
creatorOf Barton, William, 1748-1831. LS, 1786 August 10, Providence, to Henry Knox, Secretary at War. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn U.S. History mss., 1612-1977 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn United States. Continental Army. Massachusetts Regiment of Artillery (1775-1776). Thomas Pierce's company. Orderly book, 1776. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Edwards, Thomas, Captain. Certificate of membership in the Society of the Cincinnati for Captain Thomas Edwards, 1784 May 5. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Feinstone, Sol, 1888-1980. Collection, 1716-1840. Gadsden Public Library
referencedIn Pickens, Andrew, 1739-1817. Papers of Andrew Pickens, 1785-1835 (bulk 1785-1797). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Harmar, Josiah, 1753-1813. Report from Josiah Harmar, Fort Harmar, to Major General Henry Knox, Secretary of War, November 24, 1787 : typescript copy, 20th century. Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
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United States
United States
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United States
United States
United States
Maine
Maine
United States
Massachusetts
Maine
United States
West Point (N.Y.)
Great Britain
Knox County (Me.)
Boston (Mass.)
United States
Muscongus Patent (Me.)
Vermont
United States
New York (State)
Maine--Thomaston
Fort Ticonderoga (N.Y.)
United States
United States
Gallipolis (Ohio)
Massachusetts--Boston
Waldo County (Me.)
United States
Lincoln County (Me.)
Ohio River Valley
Waldo Patent (Me.)
United States
United States
Ohio
Maine--Waldoborough
United States
Northwest, Old
Spain
Subject
Frontier and pioneer life
Creek Indians
Pensions
Cherokee Indians--Government relations
Real property
Booksellers and bookselling
Chickasaw Indians--History--Sources
Soldiers
Veterans
Indians of North America--Government relations--1789-1869
Wayne's Campaign, 1794
French,
Military pensions
Shipbuilding
Cherokee Indians
Politicians
Indians of North America--Treaties
Taxation
Creek Indians--History--Sources
St. Clair's Campaign, 1791
Military pensions--Revolution 1775-1783
Indians of North America--Wars--1790-1794
General
Chickasaw Indians--History--18th century
Indians of North America--Wars--St. Clair's Campaign, 1791
Account books
Creek Indians--History--18th century
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Soldiers
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Death 1806-10-25

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