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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.01884
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [005] 1679 
Title "Answer upon a certain message sent to him by the Onnondages Sachems …
Date 6 October 1679
Author Kendall, William (ca. 1621-1686)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description ... with one of the Sakamakers called Othonoones." Kendall states that he knows nothing of an alleged covenant made in private between the Onondagas and Coll. Coursey. He also scolds the Onondagas for postponing a meeting due to smallpox, as he believes that to be a poor excuse.
Subjects Epidemic  Disease  Medical History  Military History  Global History and Civics  Diplomacy  Treaty  Peace  Smallpox  Health and Medical  
People Kendall, William (ca. 1621-1686)  
Place written Albany, New York
Theme Native Americans; Government & Politics; Foreign Affairs; Health & Medicine
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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