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Henry Knox: Sources

Sources Used for this Exhibit

Henry Knox
Wastebook, 1804 - 1805
From the Collections of Montpelier, the General Henry Knox Museum

Eaton, Cyrus
History of Thomaston, Rockland and South Thomaston, Maine
Hallowell, ME: Masters & Smith Co., Printers, 1865.

Henry Knox
Papers, 1716-1841
Microfilm (55 rolls) of papers, chiefly accounts and bills of sale, 1781-1805, with other papers, memo and account books, 1716-1841. A printed index to the microfilm is kept with the microfilm. Originals on deposit at the New York Historical Society, part of the Gilder-Lehrman Collection.
Microfilm available at Montpelier.

Henry Knox
Papers, 1715-1839
Microfilm (27 rolls) of correspondence, bills, receipts, accounts, etc. pertaining for the most part to General Knox's activities in Maine; also including papers of Samuel Waldo, Thomas Flucker and Isaac Winslow. Originals at the Maine Historical Society Library, Collection 166.
Microfilm available at Montpelier.


Brooks, Noah
Henry Knox, a Soldier of the Revolution
New York: Putnam, 1900

Callahan, North
Henry Knox : General Washington's General
New York : Rinehart, 1958

Drake, Francis Samuel
Life and correspondence of Henry Knox, Major-General in the American Revolutionary Army.
Boston : Samuel G. Drake, c1873.

Lonergan, Thomas J.
Henry Knox : George Washington's Confidant, General of Artillery, and America's First Secretary of War
Rockport, Me. : Picton Press, c2003

Puls, Mark
Henry Knox: Visionary General of the American Revolution.
New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.