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Boumdary Line Between Cherokee Land and U.S.

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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 October 7, 1792
Author Name William Blount (primary)
Recipient Name Commissioners (primary)
Summary Enclosed extract of letter to Little Turkey and other Cherokee chiefs pertaining to meeting of chiefs and commissioners to run boundary line between two nations. Specified where line should fall, according to treaty. Noted war dissolves all treaties.
Document Format Printed Document
Document Notes Cited in Blount to Knox, 11/08/1792.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups multiple; William Blount; commissioners; David Campbell; Charles McClung; John McKee; commissioners for extending the line between the United States and the Cherokee nation, according to the treaty of Holston; Little Turkey; Cherokee; Indian Nation; Indians; Craig; ;
Related Places Knoxville; Holston; territory; frontier; land; boundary; boundary line; United States; Clinch; line; Tennessee; ridge; Chilhowee mountain; lower towns; Nine-mile; Little river; ;
Keywords treaty; report; ;
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