New Commissioner

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 5th Cong, Senate, Exec Messages, Indians, RG46 view image
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Date August 7, 1797
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name George Walton (primary) Thomas Butler
Summary Butler appointed Commissioner to reopen negotiations with Cherokees for peace treaty and land rights.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups multiple; James McHenry; Cherokee; Indians; Indian Nation; Thomas Butler; George Walton; commissioner; agent; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; land; frontier; territory; ;
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