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Governor of Georgia writes to Secretary at War regarding Indian hostilities

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 3d Cong, House, Sec War Confidential Rep, RG233 view image
Document Information
Date May 8, 1793
Author Name Governor Edward Telfair (primary) Location: State House, Augusta
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary)
Summary Governor Telfair writes to Secretary Knox and calls for war against the tribes on the frontier. Telfair tells Knox to "let no idea of peace so far amuse as to divert the necessary and immediate preparations for war."
Document Format Letterbook Copy
Document Notes This journal is enclosed in a statement relative to the South Western frontiers, as connected with the state of Georgia and the Creek Indians, the south Western territory of the United States and the Cherokees submitted to the House of Representatives on December 4, 1793. This document is an integral part of [Public Reports] and other communications of the Secretary at War, 12/99/1793.
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Edward Telfair; W. Urquhart; Creek Indians; ;
Related Places State House, Augusta; Georgia; ;
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