Hostile Indians

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CollectionLibrary of Congress: Harry Innes Papers, mm81027201 view image
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Date July 7, 1790
Author Name Harry Innes (primary) Location: Danville, Kentucky
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Discussed dealing with hostile Shawnee Indians. Treaty at Fort Harmar, relations b/w settlers and Indians. Innes asserts Indians are aggressors and that settlers are defending their safety.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes First page largely illegible.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Harry Innes; Shawnee; Shawnese; Indians; Indian Nation; hostiles; Congress; Commissioners; General Harmar; militia; aggressors; emigrants; settlers; volunteers; robbers; Governor St Clair; Arthur St Clair; ;
Related Places Danville, Kentucky; counties; Indian country; territory; Great Miami; Western Territory; Ohio River; Fort Harmar; Western Country; ;
Keywords war; treaty; expeditions; invasion; district; horses; stolen; merchandise; money; household goods; wearing apparel; clothing; ;
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