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Extract of letter from Major Henry Gaither to Joshua Meals, Merchant, Augusta

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CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: 3d Cong, House, Sec War Confidential Rep, RG233 view image
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Date September 28, 1793
Author Name Henry Gaither (primary) Location: Fort Fidius
Recipient Name Joshua Meals (primary)
Summary [In quotation marks], letter from Major Gaither informs merchant Joshua Meals that Gaither will leave for the Oakmulgee next day and will need to furnish James Seagrove with a guard, pack horses and will likely have to accompany Seagrove himself in order to provide protection from several parties of militia.
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Document Notes This document is enclosed in a statement relative to the South Western frontiers, as connected with the state of Georgia and 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 of War, 12/99/1793.
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Related Persons/Groups Joshua Meals; Merchant; Major Henry Gaither; James Seagrove; Creek Indian Agent; Chiefs and Headmen; Creek Nation; Captain Freeman; ;
Related Places Fort Fidius; Oakmulgee; Augusta; Georgia; ;
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