[Copy] Indian Hostilies and Travels

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Date April 22, 1792
Author Name William Blount (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Blount related interaction with Cherokees, Chickasaws, and Northern Indians. Treaty addressed, protection of residents in Hawkins and Cumberland Counties discussed.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Copy compared by John Stagg Jr, 05/16/1792.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; William Blount; Cherokees; Chickasaws; Northern Indians; Indians; hostiles; banditti; settlers; Thompson; General Robertson; half-breed; Bloody Fellow; President Washington; Secretary of War; interpreter; Mr. Shaw; wife and children of Harper Ratcliff; northern Indians; militia; James Hubbard; Tennessee Company; John Watts; Shawanese; John Stagg; chief clerk; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Knoxville; Hawkins; Cumberland; county; frontier; territory; Tennessee; Hawkins County; Virginia; Virginia Line; Stanly Valley; French Broad; Muscle Shoal; lower towns; ;
Keywords presents; protection; Indian attacks; murder; treaty; bench; punishment; retaliation; suffering; ;
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