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Indians' Speech

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionMassachusetts Historical Society: Benjamin Lincoln Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 7, 1793
Author Name Chiefs of Wabash and Illinois Tribes (primary)
Recipient Name Commissioners for Indian Affairs in the Northern Department (primary)
Summary Requested reasons for "warlike appearances" of the United States. Commissioners to answer the following day.
Document Format Draft Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Bostonian; English; commissioners; Indians; Indian Nation; chiefs; tribes; brothers; governor; Captain Brandt; ;
Related Places Fort Erie; north of the Ohio; Ohio River; Lake Erie; boundary; border; ;
Keywords wampum; beads; war; peace; negotiation; ;
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