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Extract of a letter from Detroit dated 5/25/1795, Communicated by W. J. Williams.

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CollectionChicago Historical Society: Anthony Wayne Papers view image
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Date May 25, 1795
Author Name John Foster Williams (primary) Location: Detroit
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Indians are timid to sign peace treaty due to the lies told by traitors. Blue Jacket doing his best to persuade them to join the United States, writer feels they will acquiesce once they are away from the "Hell hole". Change in posts for Col. McKee to upper Canada.
Document Format Extract of Letter
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Related Persons/Groups W. J. Williams; Colonel McKee; Blue Jacket; Indians; Elliot; Colonel Campbell; deputy; ;
Related Places Detroit; upper Canada; Canada; posts; ;
Keywords government; lies; treaty; ;
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