Request for White Wampum

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
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Date May 27, 1793
Author Name Timothy Pickering (primary) Location: Niagara
Recipient Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: Philadelphia
Summary On behalf of commissioners, Pickering laments that the white wampum has not arrived from New York or Albany. Therefore, ask Major Craig's help in obtaining a quantity, not exceeding 80,000.
Document Format Autograph Letter Signed
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Related Persons/Groups Henry Knox; Timothy Pickering; Beverly Randolph; Benjamin Lincoln; Commissioners; Isaac Craig; Western Indians; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Niagara; New York; Pittsburgh; ;
Keywords white wampum; treaty; ;
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