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Regarding provisions for Indians and attack by party of Indians

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PublicationCarter, Clarence Edwin, ed. The Territorial Papers of the United States. Volume 2, The Territory Northwest of the River Ohio, 1787-1803. 26 Vols. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office, 1934. (no image)
Document Information
Date July 13, 1788
Author Name Arthur St. Clair (primary) Location: Fort Harmar
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Reports on attack by party of Indians. St. Clair notes that it cannot be determined whether this was a wanton act or deliberately committed to embarrass the Councils and obstruct a general peace. Discusses implications of war and questions good faith of Indians.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Cited in Knox to St. Clair, 12/08/1788, and St. Clair to Knox 07/16/17880.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Arthur St. Clair; Councils; Indians; Secretary of War; ;
Related Places Fort Harmar; ;
Keywords Indian attack; Indian relations; ;
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