Letter to the Secretary at War

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Date July 10, 1800
Author Name Benjamin Hawkins (primary) Location: Creek Agency
Recipient Name Samuel Dexter (primary)
Summary Hawkins discusses the naval bombardment of the fort at St. Mark's on the Apalachee River and encloses a letter from the Spanish Governor of West Florida.
Document Format Letterbook
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Related Persons/Groups Samuel Dexter; Benjamin Hawkins; Francisco de Paula Gelbert; Bowles; Indians; Seminoles; Indian Nation; governor; Spanish; Franco Gelabert;
Related Places Creek Agency; St. Mark's; Apalachee River; fort; Cussetah; Fort at St. Mark's; fort; Spain; West Florida; East Florida; Millopookee; Chattahoochee; river; Flint; frontier; territory; ;
Keywords ship; ship of war; stores; supplies; goods; provisions; expedition; ;
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