Desire to Meet Cornplanter; Unlikelihood of Congressional Action on Recruiting

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Date December 15, 1792
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Anthony Wayne (primary)
Summary Knox wants to meet with the Cornplanter so that the latter can explain the communication received from the Six Nations in preparation for the next meeting with them. It seems unlikely that Congress will take any action on the recruiting service.
Document Format Recipient's Letterbook Copy
Document Notes Spans Images 134-135 of this collection.
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Related Persons/Groups xxx Anthony Wayne xxxxx; xxx Henry xxxx Knox xxxxx; the Cornplanter; Six Nations; Red Jacket; hostile Indians; Congress; ;
Related Places War Department;
Keywords facts contained in the communications of the Six Nations; reasonable rewards; the notes for the pay; recruiting service;
Key Phrases [The Cornplanter] is much wanted to inform of and explain facts contained in the communications of the Six Nations transmitted you by the last post--
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