Private Property and Accounts

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Creek Factory Correspondence, RG75 view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Creek Factory Correspondence, RG75 view image
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Date May 26, 1800
Author Name Edward Wright (primary) Location: Fort Wilkinson
Recipient Name John Harris (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary Opinion that Negro woman is private property, information on private accounts of Benjamin Hawkins. Requests orders on how to act if Indians were to engage the U.S. in war, cites his location as badly supplied and dangerous.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Cited in Wright to Harris, 08/01/1800.
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Related Persons/Groups John Harris; Edward Wright; Indians; Creeks; Indian Nation; Benjamin Hawkins; slaves; women; Negro; Gibbons; children;
Related Places Philadelphia; Fort Wilkinson; Georgia; frontier; factory; ;
Keywords dollars;
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