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Treaty of Protection

Sources & Images
Source Name Image(s)
CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
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 November 19, 1791
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Recipient Name William Blount (primary)
Summary United States provides protection to the undersigned Creeks.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
Document Notes Enclosed in Knox, 08/07/1790.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups William Blount; Henry Knox; Creeks; Indians; Indian Nation; lower Creeks; Seminoles; Creek Nation of Indians; citizens of the United States; Kings; Chiefs; Warriors; Negroes; prisoners; Governor of Georgia; surveyor; President; interpreters; Alexander McGillivray; Cusetah; Natches; Cowatas; Broken Arrow; Coosades; Alabama Chief; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Rock landing; Oconee River; Savannah River; Keowee River; Occunna Mountain; Tugolo River; Currahee Mountain; Applalachee River; Oakmulgee River; Altamaha River; St Mary's River; Georgia; Creek Territory; ;
Keywords protection; treaty; boundary; felled trees; Indian goods; compensation; game; hunt; robbery; murder; capital crime; domestic animals; implements of husbandry; ;
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