Sale of Spiritous Liquors to the Indians, Etc.

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec War Ltrs to Factors, RG 75 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Sec War Ltrs to Factors, RG 75 view image
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Date June 23, 1796
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name James Byers (primary)
Summary McHenry informs Byers that he has ordered the Commanding Officer at Tellico to put an immediate stop to the sale of spiritous liquors to the Indians. The Purveyor has received the skins and the goods for the trading house sent to Byers by the return wagons.
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Related Persons/Groups James Byers, Jr.; James McHenry; commanding officer; Indians; purveyor; ;
Related Places War Office; Tellico; ;
Keywords immediate stop; sale of spirituous liquors; scenes; liquor; skins; goods; trading house; return wagons; ;
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