Informations & Advice for Representing United States in Upcoming Treaty With St. Regis [Iroquois] Indians

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Date September 1, 1795
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name Jeremiah Wadsworth (primary)
Summary Relays some information received from Governor Jay of New York concerning the upcoming treaty negotiations with the St. Regis [Iroquois] Indians, namely the date (September 18) and the location (Fort George, south of Lake George). Pickering admits he has not been informed of the identity of the New York state commissioners. Refers to an enclosed extract [not included] which gives all information necessary for representing the United States' interests in the negotiations.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Difficult to read. In-office copy reflects letter written on thin paper with lines back to back. Digital cleanup might help significantly.
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Related Persons/Groups Colonel Jeremiah Wadsworth; Timothy Pickering; Governor Jay; St. Regis Iroquois Indians; New York State commissioners; ;
Related Places War Office; New York; Fort George; Lake George; ;
Keywords treaty; ;
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