Report of the Secretary of War to the President in Report of the Secretary of War, Accompanying a Confidential Message from the President of the United States.

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Date June 30, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Cover letter detailing contents of report regarding the causes of Indian attacks and murder on Western frontier. Report contains extracts of letter from various military officials and Governor Gayoso de Lemos.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes The manuscript version of this report that was forwarded from the War Office with its documents is also available in Papers of the War Department 1784-1800..
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Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Manuel; Gayoso de Lemos; Governor; Piercy Pope; William Blount; James Carey; Indians; hostiles; Indian Nation; Brigadier General Wilkinson; Lieutenant Colonel Hamtramck; senator; Cherokee; ;
Related Places Walnut Hills; Natchez; Western frontier; frontier; territory; post; Tellico; ;
Keywords dispatches; extracts; letter; ;
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