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Notification that commissioners have not concluded a treaty of peace between United States and Creek nation

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Vol. IV, Indian Affairs. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date October 2, 1789
Author Name Commissioners for Indian Affairs in Southern Department (primary) Location: Augusta
Recipient Name George Walton (primary)
Summary US Commissioners inform Governor of Georgia that they have not concluded treaty between United States and Creek nation. However, positive and repeated assurances were given by Alexander McGillivray and all the Creek chiefs that peace would not be violated.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Enclosed in Lincoln, Griffin, and Humphreys [Report of the Commissioners for treating with the Southern Indians], 11/17/1789.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups George Walton; Benjamin Lincoln; Cyrus Griffin; D. Humphreys; US Commissioners; Governor of Georgia; Creek nation; Alexander McGillivray; Creek chiefs; Creek Nation; ;
Related Places Augusta; Georgia; ;
Keywords treaty; peace; Indian relations; Indian affairs; ;
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