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Indian Attacks

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CollectionPrinted Version only view image
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 1st Cong, Senate, Sec War Reports, RG46 view image
PublicationSmith, William Henry, ed. The St. Clair Papers, The Life and Public Services of Arthur St. Clair. N.p. 1881. Reprinted Freeport, NY: Books for Libraries Press, 1970. (no image)
PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date May 1, 1790
Author Name Arthur St. Clair (primary) Location: Cahokia
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary St. Clair mentioned Miami Nation hostilities and alliance with British traders. Advised punishment of hostile Indians for their depredations on frontier settlers and the raids on the Ohio river.
Document Format Contemporary Copy of Letter
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Arthur St. Clair; Miami; Indians; Indian Nation; savages; hostiles; Major Hamtramck; Indian; interpreter; Gamelin; people of the frontiers; ;
Related Places Cahokia; Ohio River; frontier; Ouisconsin; depredations on the Ohio; reasonable terms; Indian relations; pernicious counsels of British traders; ;
Keywords depredations on the Ohio; reasonable terms; Indian relations; pernicious counsels of British traders; depredation; raids; war; punishment;
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