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Indian Attacks

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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 October 10, 1792
Author Name William Blount (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Received news on attack upon Buchanan's station, relayed details of attack and Indian movement since that time. Settlers of Cumberland in good spirits while erecting block houses and stockades to protect from Indian attacks.
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Document Notes Cited in Knox to Lee,11/01/1792, Knox to Wayne, 11/24/1792, and Knox to Blount, 11/26/1792.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; William Blount; Robertson; Creek; Cherokee; Indians; Indian Nation; Charley; John Boggs; Joselin; McRory; Deraque; Richard Finnelson; chiefs; Bloody Fellow; John Bogs; Hanging Maw; Sawyer; De Mombray; George Roger Clark; Allison; ;
Related Places Knoxville; Tennessee; Buchanan's station; Indian trail; Fletcher's Lick; Nashville; lower towns; North Carolina; upper towns; Swannano; Kaskaskias; Cumberland; stockade; block house; ;
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