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Preservation of Peace

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Military Affairs. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date November 2, 1795
Author Name William Blount (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name Timothy Pickering (primary)
Summary Extract - notification that peace exists b/w Indian tribes and U.S., but is best preserved through strong military presence in frontier posts.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes Extract.
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Related Persons/Groups Timothy Pickering; William Blount; Indians; tribes; Jones; clerk; ;
Related Places Knoxville; posts; frontier; land; border; territory; War Office; ;
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