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Cession of Indian Lands

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CollectionColumbia University Libraries: John Jay Papers view image
Document Information
Date September 1, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name John Jay (primary)
Summary Letter from the Secretary of War to the Governor of New York, discussion the cession of Indian land to the United States via treaty.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups John Jay; Timothy Pickering; State Commissioners; Indians; Colonel Wadsworth;
Related Places War Office; Fort George;
Keywords treaty; Indian land; Constitution; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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