Peace Settlement Offered by George Washington to Indians North West of the Ohio

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Date August 13, 1794
Author Name Anthony Wayne (primary)
Recipient Name Sachems, Chiefs, & Warriors of the Wyandots, Delawares, Ottawas, Chippewas, Pottawatomies, Shawnees, & Miamis (primary)
Summary Major General Wayne offered an honorable peace from George Washington to the Chippawas, Delawares, Shawnese, Wyandots, Miamis, Tawas, and Potawatomis. Wayne also requested that the Nations no longer listen to the deception from the men posted at the Rapids.
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Related Persons/Groups Anthony Wayne; Potawatomi; Chippawas; Delawares; Shawnee; Wyandot; Miamis; Tawas; George Washington; President Washington; President United States; Sachems; Warriors; Great Chief of America; Indians north of Ohio River; brothers; Robert Wilson; interpreter; George White Eyes; Stephen Young; American Prisoners; commanding officer; officers; ;
Related Places Grand Glaize; Ohio River; north of Ohio River; foot of the rapids; Miami River; hunting ground; ;
Keywords treaty; peace; scalping knife; tomahawk; blood; mercy; kindness; brotherly love; ;
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