John Heth Travelling With a Number of Indian Chiefs, Etc.

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Date October 24, 1796
Author Name Isaac Craig (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Samuel Hodgdon (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary General Wilkerson has arrived on his way to Philadelphia and Captain John Heth is expected on his journey to the same city with a party including a number of Indian chiefs. Craig is required to equip this party with supplies and horses. Enclosed is a list of lots in the proposed town of Erie and adjoining lots purchased by Alexander Power. Power has offered them to George Balfour who has proposed to Craig and his friends that they join him in the purchase.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
Document Notes Enclosure: a list of lots and prices.
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Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Samuel Hodgdon; John Garden; Peter Barriere; General James Wilkinson; Captain John Heth; Captain Bartholomew Shaumburgh; Doctor George Balfour; Doctor Pfeiffer; Indian Chiefs; David Buchanan; James Hamilton, Waggoner; Alexander Power; Colonel Biddle; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Pittsburg; Philadelphia; Erie; ;
Keywords receipt; commission; stores; horses; wagon; waggon; lots; ;
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