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Supply of Troops and Discussion of Treaty with Great Britain

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MicrofilmHistorical Society Of Pennsylvania: Anthony Wayne Papers (no image)
PublicationKnopf, Richard C., ed. Anthony Wayne, A Name In Arms: The Wayne-Knox-Pickering-McHenry Correspondence. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1960. (no image)
Document Information
Date July 4, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Anthony Wayne (primary)
Summary Transmitted letter pertaining to family of officer held prisoner by Indian tribe. Enclosed copy of newspaper containing treaty negotiated with British by Mr. Jay. Chickasaw and Chocktaw chiefs arrived at War Office seeking protection from Creek Nation and possibly seeking supplies from U.S. government. Discussed usability of hats provided by military for troops, has submitted for additional horseman's caps to be fabricated.
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Related Persons/Groups Anthony Wayne; Timothy Pickering; Champ Hamlin; McKee; clerk; Arthur Campbell; Indians; Indian Nation; British ministry; Jay; Stevens Thomson Mason; Bache; Chickasaw; Chocktaw; Senate; Creek; Musquator; Seagrove; Hamtramck; Lafontaine; banditti; clothier; Meigs; recruits; Edwin Harris; ;
Related Places War Office; Georgia; frontier; territory; southern territory; Ohio; Oakefuskies; Great Britain; Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords treaty; letter; wampum; helmet; hat; clothing; bear skin; ;
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