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[Extract of a letter from the Secretary of War, to Lieut. Col. Gaither, dated 14th May, 1794]

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CollectionPublic Records Office: FO 5/5 Foreign Office Corres view image
PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Foreign Relations. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date May 14, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
Recipient Name Henry Gaither (primary)
Summary Orders to assist the governor of Georgia in suppressing the unauthorized assembly of troops under Gen. Clark who plan to invade Spanish territory on North American continent.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes Extract, included in A Message from the President of the United States to Congress, transmitting certain documents relative to hostile threats against the territories of Spain, in the neighbourhood of the United States.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Gaither; Henry Knox; General Clark; governor; Spanish; militia; troops; ;
Related Places Spanish territory; United States; Georgia; frontier; Mississippi; Spain; ;
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