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Goods to the Indians, Etc.

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CollectionSterling Library: Washington's Family Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 19, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name James Wilkinson (primary)
Summary A list of matters to be addressed from the Secretary of War to General Wilkinson.
Document Format Copy of document
Document Notes Partially illegible. Docketing page only.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James Wilkinson; James McHenry; British minister; contractors; Kirkpatrick in Kentucky; officers in furlough; Indian chiefs; Blue Jacket; ;
Related Places Kentucky; ;
Keywords present of goods to the Indians; season; price for beef; their respective corps; wampum; commissions wanted for the Indian chiefs; ;
Key Phrases Wampum wanted; 5,000 black and 15,000 white.

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