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Regarding the Indian War

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Date September 3, 1792
Author Name Reverend David McClure (primary)
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary McClure reflects on some of the effects of the Indian War, including the effect on emigration to the Western Territory. He worries that the pace of settlement will be faster than the transmission of civilized culture.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; David McClure; enemy; hostile tribes; settlers; ;
Related Places Western Territory; Mississippi River; Lakes; Southern States; New England; Dublin, Ireland; Exeter; ;
Keywords habits; religion; civilization; ship; death; Indian War; ;
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