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Protecting the Frontier

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionNational Archives of Canada: Samuel Hodgdon Letters view image
Document Information
Date August 2, 1791
Author Name Major General Richard Butler (primary) Location: Pittsburgh
Recipient Name Arthur St. Clair (primary)
Summary General Butler reports on the measures he has taken to protect the frontier.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Mostly illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Arthur St. Clair; Richard Butler; Indians; Companies of the First Regiment of Artillery; troops of the miita; Major Gaither; Company of Riflemen; the Contractor; Doctor Wilkins; Major Hart; Major Potter; Mrs. Butler; John Murray; ;
Related Places Pittsburgh; Allegheny; Muskingham; ;
Keywords brigades of pack horses; ammunition; river is low; protection of the frontier; health; ;
Key Phrases [not available]

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