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Indian Interpreter Mr. Wilson; Packages; Recruits on the March to Pittsburgh

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date May 17, 1793
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary Mr Wilson, interpreter, has set out for Niagara to attend the commissioners at proposed Indian Treaty. Asks that Craig forward packages containing Indian goods to Fort Washington, addressed to General St. Clair. Expects five hundred recruits to be on march to Pittsburg, where they will descend the Ohio River to Fort Washington. Hopes boats will be ready to receive them.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Cited in Craig to Knox, 05/24/1793.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Henry Knox; Commissioners; Governor Arthur St Clair; Samuel Hodgdon; ;
Related Places War Department; Pittsburgh; Niagara; Fort Washington; ;
Keywords treaty; packages; Indian goods; boats; ;
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