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FRAGMENT: Letter to Creek Nation

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Document Information
Date March 3, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name Creek Nation of Indians (primary)
Summary Laid down U.S. stipulations for treaties to be considered valid. Discussed land protection and land rights of Creek Nation, hopes to establish peace b/w two nations.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes The first part of letter transcription is missing. It may or may not be on reel 10 of Force Papers at about frame 569.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Creek; Indians; Indian Nation; chief; President; Eaton; counselors; agent; ;
Related Places War Office; War Department; Philadelphia; Georgia; ;
Keywords treaty; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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