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Request for Information on Indian Settlements

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CollectionUniversity of Oklahoma Libraries: Berthrong Collection view image
Document Information
Date November 6, 1797
Author Name James Wilkinson (primary)
Recipient Name Col. Edgar (primary)
Summary Letter, asks for information re indian settlements; asks for information re river navigation.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Col. Edgar; James Wilkinson; Capt. Partieur; ;
Related Places Illinois River; Chicago; ;
Keywords in the vicinity; nature of the navigation with the average time necessary to make the voyage; barges to carry one hundred barrels; heads; addition to my official communication; sketch of the present settlements; population; proficient for a military post; correct information of the situation, settlements and number of savages settled in your neighborhood; ;
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