No Expeditions to Indian Towns

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CollectionVirginia State Library: Executive Papers, Office of Governors Letters view image
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PublicationPalmer, William P., ed. Calendar of Virginia State Papers and Other Manuscripts. 11 Vols. Richmond: 1875-1883. Reprinted. New York: Kraus Reprint Corp., 1968. (no 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)
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Date July 11, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary)
Summary No expeditions to Indian towns unless hostilities are expressed. Peace accord directed by Governor Blount with the Cherokees is believed to be successful.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Lee; Henry Knox; Governor Blount; Cherokee; Indians; Indian Nation; troops; President of the United States; hostile Indians; ;
Related Places War Department; frontier; Virginia; towns; south-western frontiers; Indian Towns; Estanaula; ;
Keywords expedition; general assembly; ;
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