691. Isaac Winslow, Jr., to Henry Knox
Boston, 10 February 1788 (excerpt)1

… I congratulate you on the ratification of the Federal Constitution in this State, you will undoubtedly have more particular, and Satisfactory, information, than I am able to give—but I take the Liberty to inclose, the newspaper of yesterday, which contains the yeas, and nays, on the question; & order of procession of the Mechanicks of this town, and farmers from Roxbury—the like was never Seen before. …

1. RC, GLC 2437, The Henry Knox Papers. The Gilder Lehrman Collection, on deposit at the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York.