Report on Suspicious Activity by Thomas Powers and General Wilkinson

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Date June 18, 1797
Author Name Robert Newman (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Newman gives an account of the efforts of Judge Sebastian, Thomas Powers and General James Wilkinson to use him to their advantage against General Wayne while in Natchez.
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Robert Newman; General James Wilkinson; General Anthony Wayne; Thomas Powers; Spain; Manuel Gayoso de Lemos; Judge Benjamin Sebastian; Major Minor; Campbell Smith; Major De Butts; Mr. Hunter; Doctor Jones, Mr. McCan; Indians; Spanish officers; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Greenville; Kentucky; Natchez; Mississippi River; New Orleans; ;
Keywords intrigue; money; notoriety; confined; passport; laws; sick; prosecution; war like preparations; line; military stores; ;
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