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Hopes for Permission to Pursue Treaty with 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 April 16, 1795
Author Name George Mathews (primary) Location: State House, Augusta
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Discussed outcome of treaty with Creek Indians. Treaty would destroy Creek Nations claim to land between Oconee and Oakmulgee which Matthews feels is a good outcome with the hope the General government will assist the State in enforcing the outcome. Mentioned how Creek did not comply with Treaty of New York. Hopes to obtain Presidents permission to pursue land treaty.
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; George Matthews; President; Indians; Indian Nation; Creek; prisoners; government; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places State House, Augusta; Georgia; New York; Oconee; Oakmulgee; river; state; Mississippi; property; ;
Keywords property; treaty; law; ;
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