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Indian Land Treaty of 1783

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CollectionState Historical Society of Wisconsin: George R. Clark Papers view image
Document Information
Date July 15, 1793
Author Name Federal Commissioners Treaty at Sandusky (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Ownership of land near Great Lakes is erroneous. United States gained the right to claim land through the grant of the King of England, but the Indian Nations decided to revoke that right to claim.
Document Format Document Signed
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups unknown; Indians; US Commissioners; white nations; King George; English; Lord Dorchester; Beverly Randolph; Timothy Pickering; ;
Related Places Great Lakes; Mississippi; Ohio; river; frontier; Quebec; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords grant of the King of England; claim; treaty of peace; purchasing or settling in any part of your country; right to purchase; charter boundaries; ;
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