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Boundaries between Cherokee Land & the United States

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Date November 30, 1792
Author Name David Campbell (primary) Location: Knoxville
Recipient Name William Blount (primary)
Summary Campbell, McClung, and McKee describe their efforts to lay accurate boundary lines between Cherokee land and the United States as established by the Treaty of Holston.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Enclosed in McHenry to US House, 01/05/1798. Additional authors are Charles McClung and John McKee
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Related Persons/Groups William Blount; David Campbell; Charles McClung; John McKee; Major Craig; commissioners; Cherokees; Matthew Wallace; Samuel Henry; ____Martin; ____Sloane; ____Wilson; ;
Related Places Knoxville; Nine-Mile; waters of the Tennessee [River]; Little River; south bank of the Holston; Chilhowee Mountain; the Clinch; ;
Keywords your instructions; plain leading ridge; line of experiment; Indian towns; treaty of Holston; map; [boundary] lines; Cherokee lands; plantations; ;
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