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Supplies and Trade

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date October 30, 1795
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Letter regarding muster, pay, and dismissal of militia to be forwarded to Col. Butler. Expressed desire to send forward winter supplies on hand instead of waiting for the arrival of Ensign Martin's troops to arrive at post in November. Indians expressed desire to trade.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; Isaac Craig; Colonel Butler; Ensign Martin; militia; pilot; Indians; Governor Simcoe; deserters; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Le Boeuf; Presque Isle; Presque'isle; Fort Franklin; French Creek; river; Cataraqaries; ;
Keywords boat; winter stores; supplies; provisions; bushels; corn; mustering; paying; dismissing; forage; hire; trade; ;
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