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Treaty with Northwestern Indians

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Date January 2, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name George Washington (primary)
Summary The Secretary of War writes the President of the United States concerning a treaty with the Wabash and Northwestern Indians; mentions that most of the principal chiefs of the Wabash Indians who visited Philadelphia died of smallpox afterward.
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Related Persons/Groups George Washington; Henry Knox; Wabash; chiefs Indians; Northwestern Indians;
Related Places War Department; Post Vincennes; Northwest Territory; Philadelphia;
Keywords smallpox; treaty;
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