Management of Indian Relations in Western Territories

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionState Historical Society of Wisconsin: Draper MSS-Kentucky Papers view image
Transcribe this Document
Document Information
Date August 15, 1799
Author Name James McHenry (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Arthur St. Clair (primary) Location: Northwest Territory
Summary Orders on how to interact with Indians that respect the treaty signed regarding borders and hunting grounds. Protocol of an Indian Agent outlined.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Arthur St. Clair; James McHenry; Major General Alexander Hamilton; Superintendent of Indian Affairs; Judges; Indians; General Wilkinson; Delaware; Indian Agents; interpreter; Ottawa; Chippewa; Wyandot; ;
Related Places War Department; Detroit; Indian Nations; Fort Wayne; North West Territory; ;
Keywords provisions; memorial; remonstrance; cask; garrison towns; lands; hunting grounds; treaty; boundary line; horses; stolen; grievances; reimbursed; account; bills; receipts; vouchers; goods; Greenville Treaty; strings of blue wampum; strings of white wampum; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
Transcription

[Note: Transcriptions are works in progress and maybe partial. Please help us correct any errors or omissions by signing up for a transcription account.]
[not available]