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Commissioners' allowance for treaties

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CollectionColumbia University Libraries: John Jay Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 13, 1796
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name John Jay (primary) Location: New York
Summary Letter from the Secretary of War to the Governor of New York. Secretary Knox discusses the allowance paid commissioners for holding treaties with the Indians.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups John Jay; Timothy Pickering; ;
Related Places New York; Philadelphia; United States;
Keywords letter; allowance; National Government; Commissioner; holding a treaty; Indians; the allowance was eight dollars, and my necessary expenses; knowledge; the uniform allowance; treaties;
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