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Minutes of the Conference at Henry's Station

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Date February 6, 1793
Author Name William Blount (primary) Location: Henry's Station
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Summary Minutes of a conference held at Henry's Station on the 6th of February 1793 between Governor Blount and John Watts, the Hanging Maw, Double-head, and many others of the Cherokees--Susanna Spears, interpreter.
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Related Persons/Groups William Blount; the President [Washington]; John Watts, the Little Turkey; real chiefs of the Cherokees; Hanging Maw; Double-head; Tuskegatahee; the Creeks; Glass; the Turkey; Kittagiska; Dick Justice; Havolta; Charley; the Water Hunter; the Breath; the Drunkard; the Person-striker; the Spider; Chulcoah, their linguister; Chickasaws; John Taylor; Talotiskie; a negro; Mr. Seagrove; Cumberland people; Mr. McGillivray; John McKee; head-men of the nation; Northwards [Indians]; my warriors; Daniel Carmichael; ;
Related Places Henry's Station; Philadelphia; the Running Water; St Mary's; frontiers of Washington District; Upper towns; Coyatee; ;
Keywords war; measures of peace; depredations; clothes; horses; mischief; result of the council; long journey; flour; bacon; salt; kegs of whiskey; ;
Key Phrases I have heard lately that [Mr. McGillivray] sickened and died at his own house.
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