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Henry Knox, Secretary of War, to George Masters, Samuel McDowell, Caleb Wallace, Harry Innes, George Nicholas, Christopher Greenup, Benjamin Sebastian, James Brown, William McDowell, Thomas Barbee, William Kennedy

By 1750-1806 Henry Knox


Secretary of War acknowledges receiving the letter sent by this group of men from Kentucky and assures them that the President supports both protecting the frontiers against Native American hostilities and reconciling with the Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians.Masters, George; McDowell, Samuel; Wallace, Caleb, 1742-1814; Innes, Harry, 1752-1816; Nicholas, George, 1754?-1799; Greenup, Christopher, 1750-1818; Sebastian, Benjamin, 1745-1834; Brown, James, 1766-1835; McDowell, William; Barbee, Thomas; Kennady, WilliamNumber four of a collection of twenty-four hand-copied documents bound into a letterbook titled Defensive protection of the frontiers

Topics: Northwest, Old; Kentucky--History--To 1792; Indians of North America--Government relations--1789-1869; Chickasaw Indians; Choctaw Indians; United States. War Dept.
Year: 1789
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