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Grand National Council, Indian Affairs

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionVirginia State Library: Executive Papers, Office of Governors Letters view image
CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
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)
Document Information
Date August 13, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name James Wood (primary)
Summary Advises against disputes with neighboring Indians for fear it will spread to all southern tribes. Result of Grand National Council was peace among Cherokees towards U.S.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups James Wood; Henry Knox; Lieutenant Governor of Virginia; Secretary of War; Arthur Campbell; county lieutenant; Colonel B Wilson; Harrison Militia; Governor Henry Lee; Governor Blount; troop of horse; chiefs; Cherokee; Indians; crews; guards; Chiccamaga; Chickamauga; Lower Cherokee; Southern tribes; Colonel Campbell; ;
Related Places War Department; Virginia; Washington County; South Western Frontier; Tennessee River; Estanaula; ;
Keywords escort; goods; disputes; war; grand national council; peace; ;
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