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Running the Lines Agreeable to the Treaty of August 1795

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers view image
Document Information
Date March 18, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Office
Recipient Name James Wilkinson (primary)
Summary McHenry discusses the process by which the surveyors will run the lines on the lands northwest of the Ohio River according to the treaty negotiated by General Wayne in August 1795.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in McHenry to Hamilton, 04/11/1799.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James Wilkinson; James McHenry; Surveyor General; Secretary of the Treasury [Oliver Wolcott, Jr.]; Major General [Anthony] Wayne; surveyors; Chiefs of the Indians; ;
Related Places War Office; lands laying north west of the River Ohio; the mouth of the River Kentucky; ;
Keywords treaty; military escort; survey; exterior line; ;
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