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Peace & Friendship with the United States

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Date November 22, 1792
Author Name James Seagrove (primary) Location: St. Mary's
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary After his meeting with eighteen Creek chiefs, Seagrove confirms that the Creeks have no interest in joining the northern tribes against the forces of the United States.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Enclosed in Knox to US Senate, 12/19/1792.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; James Seagrove; chiefs of eighteen of the principal towns in the Creek nation; Northern tribes; friendly crew of red kings and chiefs; ;
Related Places St. Mary's; conference ground at Colerain; ;
Keywords boat departing for Savannah; my most sanguine expectation; peace and friendship with the United States; ;
Key Phrases I had present at our meeting the chiefs of eighteen of the principal towns in the Creek nation. Peace and friendship with the United States they confirm and declare pointedly against joining the northern tribes or any others, red or white, against us.

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