Speeches to Indians and Unnecessary Expenses

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Date August 25, 1790
Author Name Arthur St. Clair (primary) Location: New York
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Lists the Indian Nations and their reception of the speech given by St. Clair on behalf of the U.S. gov't. Supplies also discussed.
Document Format Document Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Arthur St. Clair; Indians; Indian Nation; Major Hamtramck; Gamelin; General Josiah Harmar; Major Sergeant; militia; officers; Elliot; contractors; Miami nation; les Jambes croches; chief; Shawanesse; Kikapoo warriors; Lewis Loder; French; chief of the falls; Kikapoo; County Lieutenants; ;
Related Places New York; frontier; post; St. Vincennes; Kaskaskies; Cahokia; Wabash; Miami River; Mississippi River; Ohio River; headquarters; Fort Washington; falls of the Ohio; village; Kikapouguoi; du Vermilion; Piankishaws; Lakes; prairies; Kentucky; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords journal; intelligence; instructions; journey; supplies; speeches; peace; stealing; back paper; provisions; quota; want of arms; arms; ;
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