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Deceptive Plans Regarding Land Purchase

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CollectionPublic Records Office: FO 5/18 Foreign Office Corres view image
Document Information
Date April 21, 1797
Author Name William Blount (primary) Location: Colonel King's Iron Works
Recipient Name James Carey (primary)
Summary Secretive plans discussed. Action supported by Indian friends. Location of Chisholm unknown. Land purchase discussed.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes An Extract; Document 18 in Report of the Secretary of War to the President, 06/30/1797.
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Related Persons/Groups James Carey; William Blount; Creek; Cherokee; Indians; Indian Nation; Captain John Chisholm; John Rogers; Hawkins; Dinsmoor; Byers; President; Congress; British Minister; man of consequence; British; Watts; Commissioners; Doublehead; George Washington; John Stagg; ;
Related Places Colonel King's Iron Works; land; frontier; border; Philadelphia; England; Creek Nation; South Carolina; Georgia; Knoxville; ;
Keywords plan; business; wafer; treaty; whiskey; ;
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