General Henry Knox, Thomaston, ca. 1800

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General Henry Knox, Thomaston, ca. 1800

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Henry Knox (1750-1806) served as a general in the Revolutionary War and was U.S. secretary of war from 1789-1794. After the war, he built a mansion in Thomaston, where he lived until his death

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  • Title: General Henry Knox, Thomaston, ca. 1800
  • Creator: C. W. Peale
  • Creation Date: circa 1800
  • Subject Date: circa 1800
  • Location: USA
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 420, MS00-20.0062E
  • Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
  • Object Type: Image

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