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Overtures of Peace with Indians

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CollectionState Historical Society of Wisconsin: George R. Clark Papers view image
Document Information
Date August 20, 1792
Author Name James Wilkinson (primary) Location: Fort Washington
Recipient Name General Edward Hand (primary)
Summary Relayed rumors of peace, but any more mismanaged campaigns against Indians could be disastrous. Discussed current campaign against Indians and referenced a successes and failures with dates.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Edward Hand; James Wilkinson; Indians; Indian Nation; warriors; enemy; rifle corps; ;
Related Places Fort Washington; frontier; territory; advanced post; ;
Keywords campaigns; convoys; horses; stolen; liberty; ;
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