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Increased Troops

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionVirginia State Library: Executive Communications view image
Document Information
Date November 24, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Lieut. Thomas Wilson (primary)
Summary Notification of letter from counties received and taken under advisement by President. Troops to increase in number for protection of frontier. Scouts and rangers to provide intelligence on Indians.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups multiple; Henry Knox; Thomas Wilson; Senator; representatives; President of the United States; Major General Wayne; Anthony Wayne; scouts; Indians; Archibald Woods; Charles Wells; John Dent; John Davis; Hezekiah Davison; John Haymond; Cornelius Bagard; John Haddan; John Haddon; ;
Related Places War Department; Ohio County; Monongalia County; Harrison County; Randolph County; Virginia; frontier; Fort Franklin; Ohio River; Big Beaver Creek; Gallipolis; Kenhawa River; Marietta; ;
Keywords arms; ammunition; patrols; ;
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