Protection of Frontier

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PublicationPalmer, William P., ed. Calendar of Virginia State Papers and Other Manuscripts. 11 Vols. Richmond: 1875-1883. Reprinted. New York: Kraus Reprint Corp., 1968. (no image)
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Date October 30, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Henry Lee (primary)
Summary Congress to discuss war and peace with Chiccamagas. Only defensive action by state to be taken in dealing with Indians.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Lee; Henry Knox; Governor Blount; militia; Congress; Chiccamaga; Chickamauga; lower Cherokee; Indians; President of the United States; accountant; hostiles; settlers; ;
Related Places War Department; frontier; Virginia; territory; ;
Keywords pay; constitution; powers of war; militia rolls; ;
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