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Forwarding Plan for English & American Interests Relative to Saint-Domingue [Haiti]

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CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: John Adams Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 9, 1799
Author Name Lord Grenville (primary)
Recipient Name Rufus King (primary)
Summary Encloses a plan for the mutual commercial interests and safety of English Caribbean possessions and the southern American states in relation to Saint-Domingue [now Haiti, currently in slave revolt]. Requests a meeting, that the matter may be discussed and a recommendation be sent to America.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Enclosed in McHenry to Adams, 04/08/1799.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Rufus King; Lord Grenville; Mr. Dundas; Colonel Grant; Mr. Pitt; William Pitt; ;
Related Places Saint Domingue; Haiti; Britain; Caribbean; southern provinces; St. Domingo; islands; ;
Keywords commercial interests; discussion; slave revolt; ;
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