Conducting Indians to & from Their Country

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Date November 20, 1799
Author Name Abner Prior (primary) Location: Detroit
Recipient Name William Simmons (primary) Location: Department of War
Summary Prior wrote to Capt. Mills with whom he left his instructions from General Knox to conduct the Indians from Philadelphia and deliver presents to the families of those who died in that city. Included is a certificate for the agent and Superintendent of Indian Affairs who conducted the Indians from Vincennes to the seat of government.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Simmons to Prior, 04/25/1800.
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Related Persons/Groups William Simmons; Abner Prior; Lieutenant Wilson; Second Regiment; magistrate; General Henry Knox; Indians; President John Adams; Captain Mills; General Pulman; ;
Related Places Department of War; Detroit; Mackinac; Pittsburgh; Philadelphia; Boston; Indian country; Vincennes; ;
Keywords accounts; conducting Indians; instructions; death; presents; certificate; ;
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