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Creeks Never at Peace with Cumberland

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Vol. IV, Indian Affairs. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date April 11, 1793
Author Name John Watts (primary) Location: Coyatee
Recipient Name William Blount (primary)
Summary Watts, of the Cherokee Nation, affirms his credibility in warning of the warlike intentions of the Creek Nation against the Cumberland settlements.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes Cited in Blount to Knox, 04/13/1793.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups William Blount; John Watts; the Creeks; your enemy; head-men; Alexander Carmichael; ;
Related Places Coyatee;
Keywords peace with Cumberland;
Key Phrases I told you the truth about the Creeks for they say that they never will be at peace with Cumberland nor talk about peace in that land.

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