Destruction of Lower Cherokee Towns

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PublicationCarter, Clarence Edwin, ed. The Territorial Papers of the United States. Volume 4, The Territory South of the River Ohio, 1790 - 1796. 26 Vols. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office, 1934. (no image)
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Date October 30, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
Recipient Name Bartholomew Dandridge (primary)
Summary Secretary Knox requests that Mr. Dandridge submit to President Washington the enclosed letter from Governor William Blount of Southwest Territory, regarding the destruction of two lower Cherokee towns, Running Water and Nickajack.
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Document Notes LC: Washington Papers: ALS
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Related Persons/Groups Bartholomew Dandridge; Henry Knox; George Washington; William Blount; governor; Cherokee; Indians; towns;
Related Places Southwest Territory; Running Water; Nickajack;
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