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Provisions for Forts and Defense of Frontier

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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 September 19, 1795
Author Name Anthony Wayne (primary) Location: Greene Ville
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary General Wayne is glad to hear that the President ratified the Treaty of Amity Commerce & Navigation between His Britannic Majesty & the United States of America. Discusses establishing a post near Chickasaw Bluffs, currently held by the Spanish, along with the necessity of provisions to be stored at Fort Washington. Wayne cannot find a suitable person to replace Colonel James O'Hara, who submitted resignation.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes XLII, 119
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; Anthony Wayne; British; Majesty; Spanish; Spaniards; commandant; Chickasaw; Indians; Indian Nation; Creek; savages; contractor; artificier; militia; James O'Hara; colonel; Quartermaster General; aide-de-camp; Henry DeButts; Indians;
Related Places Greeneville; mouth of Margot river; Margot; south western territory; frontier; territory; Chickasaw Bluffs; Chickasaw Cliffs; Mississippi; post; fort; Detroit; Michillimackinac; Fort Wayne; Sandusky; foot of the rapids of the the Miamis; Miami river; Fort Miamis; rouche de bout; Fort Washington; Pittsburgh; Lormies; north branch; St. Mary's; Fort Hamilton; Fort Defiance; Au Glaize; ;
Keywords dispatch; treaty; land carriage; flour; stores; provisions; supplies; sheep; barrels; boats; waggons; wagon; ;
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