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Indian Relations

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PublicationCarter, Clarence Edwin, ed. The Territorial Papers of the United States. Volume 4, The Territory South of the River Ohio, 1790 - 1796. 26 Vols. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office, 1934. (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)
Document Information
Date August 15, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary)
Recipient Name William Blount (primary)
Summary Councils with Choctaws and Chickasaws did not produce any results, parties of Indians from the lower towns to attack boats and party under command of Gov. Blount. Companies of infantry assembled to fight banditti a formidable group, U.S. seeking peace.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes Cited in Knox to Washington, 08/16/1792, and Blount to Knox, 11/08/1792.
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Related Persons/Groups William Blount; Henry Knox; Chickasaw; Choctaw; Indians; Indian Nation; Cherokee; Creek; Vigo; Arthur Campbell; Governor of Virginia; Shawnese; Shawnee; Major Doughty; Anthony Wayne; Pickens; banditti; Chesholm; prisoners; infantry; ;
Related Places Virginia; Washington; Cumberland; Post Vincennes; Fort Vincennes; Kentucky; Nashville; Holstein; Cumberland; settlements; territory; frontier; southern frontier; western frontier; Virginia; eastern states; middle states; ;
Keywords horses; goods; supplies; support of evil; raid; capture; Indian relations; council; treaty; peace; war; protection; defense; ;
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