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Disposition of the Creek Nation

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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)
Document Information
Date November 25, 1792
Author Name Tobias Lear (primary)
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Knox is directed by the President to inform General Sevier that his assessment of the disposition of the Creek Nation is very different from that of the Superintendent of Indians Affairs in the southern region.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Tobias Lear; the President [Washington]; General Sevier; Superintendent of Indian Affairs to the southward; ;
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Keywords the President's command; General Sevier's letter; disposition of the Creek nation; ;
Key Phrases ...the Secretary [of War] will in his answer to General Sevier let him know that by accounts from the Superintendent of Indian Affairs to the Southward, the disposition of the Creek nation is very different from what is represented in General Sevier's letter,...

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