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Demolition of the Works at Natchez

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 5th Cong, Senate, Exec Messages, RG46 view image
Document Information
Date June 15, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name Isaac Guion (primary)
Summary Captain Guion is instructed to pay strict attention to the treaty with the Spanish government which permits the demolition of the works at Natchez and to preserve the pacific attentions of the Indians toward the Spanish inhabitants of that place.
Document Format Extract of Letter
Document Notes Document 3 in Report of the Secretary of War to the President, 06/30/1797. Cited in Guion to McHenry, 08/20/1797.
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Related Persons/Groups Captain Isaac Guion; James McHenry, Secretary of War; inhabitants of Natchez; Spanish Commandant; subjects of His Catholic Majesty; ;
Related Places Natchez; ;
Keywords Spanish garrison; message from the President [Adams] to Congress; intentions of government; treaty with his Catholic Majesty; demolition of the works; pacific dispositions of the Indians; hostilities; fifth article of the Treaty; ;
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