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Alliances with Neighboring Spanish Governments

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionPeabody Essex Museum: Timothy Pickering Papers view image
MicrofilmTennessee State Library and Archives: John Sevier Papers (no image)
Document Information
Date April 24, 1797
Author Name John Sevier (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Sevier discusses the potential of forming alliances with neighboring Spanish governments as a means of protecting the southwestern frontier.
Document Format Autograph Draft Letter
Document Notes Mostly illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; John Sevier; Cherokees; neighboring Spanish governments;
Related Places Knoxville; United States; ;
Keywords alliances; ;
Key Phrases I have considered it my duty to give you the foregoing information.

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