Presents for the Chickasaws, Etc.

Item

Type

Autograph Letter

Title

Presents for the Chickasaws, Etc.

Description

Among a number of matters, the author discusses the distribution of presents to the Chickasaws at Chickasaw Bluffs. He apologizes for his late communication which is due to a violent intermittent which has attacked him and affected to such an extent that he is barely able to hold his pen.

year created

1797

month created

07

day created

24

sent from location

Chickasaw Bluffs

recipient

in image

note

Largely illegible.
The author is not shown.
Cited in McHenry to Wolcott, 09/22/1797.

cited note

Cited document addressed to the War Office

notable person/group

James McHenry
Chickasaw
Native Americans

notable location

Chickasaw Bluffs

notable item/thing

communication
illness
health

document number

1797072440001

page start

1

number of pages

4

Document instances

In image In source Location in source
[view document] (5 pages) EWA04 (5 pages) Collection: Territorial Governor Papers - RG2 RG 2

Document names

Type Name Location Notes
Author Unknown Author Chickasaw Bluffs [n/a]
Recipient James McHenry [unknown] [n/a]