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Slaves stolen by Creek Indians

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Vol. IV, Indian Affairs. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date 1794
Author Name James Seagrove (primary)
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Memorandum from the Agent of Indian Affairs. Seagrove believes that 60 to 70 black slaves have been stolen from Georgia by Creek Indians.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes Extract of a letter. Enclosed in Knox to Washington, 12/31/1794.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; James Seagrove; Indians; British; negroes; slaves; Creeks;
Related Places New York; Georgia;
Keywords treaty; war; slavery;
Key Phrases [not available]
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