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Conversation between Governor Blount and Captain Handley

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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 [not available]
Author Name William Blount (primary)
Recipient Name Handley (primary)
Summary Blount interviews Handley about his captivity with the Cherokee and information he may have gathered while there.
Document Format Document
Document Notes Enclosed in Blount to Knox, 01/24/1793. Published American State Papers, Senate, 3rd Congress, 1st Session, Indian Affairs: Volume 1, page 434.
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Related Persons/Groups Captain Handley; William Blount; Cherokee; Indians; John McDonald; Alexander Campbell; Spanish officers; Spanish Governor; Adair; Watts; militia men; John Taylor; William Shory; Creeks; ;
Related Places Lower Towns; Upper towns; Cumberland; ;
Keywords captivity; civilities and friendship; peace; ammunition; arms; old line; powder; lead; cavalry; swords; pistols; holsters; British dragoon swords; ;
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