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Governor of Georgia holds a council of war with his generals

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 3d Cong, House, Sec War Confidential Rep, RG233 view image
Document Information
Date August 8, 1793
Author Name Governor Edward Telfair (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary This document records the issues presented by the Governor to the council of war for advice on forming the military expedition against the Creek Indians.
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.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Edward Telfair; Major General Clarke; Major General Twiggs; Major General Jackson; Brigadier General Glasscock; Brigadier General Morrison; Brigadier General Gunn; Brigadier General Clarke; ;
Related Places Government House, Augusta;
Keywords militia; horse; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
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