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Speech to the Indians Regarding Disputed Land & Other Affairs Between Indians & Whites

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Document Information
Date October 3, 1799
Author Name Arthur St. Clair (primary) Location: Cincinnati
Recipient Name Chiefs of the Potawatomies, Ottawas, & Chippewas (primary)
Summary Discusses hopes for a personal meeting with the Indians soon, as well as the threat of unscrupulous individuals encroaching on Indian land; despite such incidents, urges the Indians to remain at peace. Discusses relations with the Canadians, and the appointment of an Indian agent at Detroit.
Document Format Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Arthur St.Clair; Potawatomies; Chippewas; Ottawas; Potawatomi; President of the United States; wives; children; Canadians; English; Spanish; ;
Related Places Cincinnati; Detroit; ;
Keywords goods; grants of land; law; farms; land; ;
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