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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.09971
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0093] 1790 
Title Address to the Senate
Date 1790
Author Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Appears to be responding to questions previously posed to him about a treaty made with the chiefs in the Creek nation. Date previously inferred, written in pencil. See GLC02437.09452 for related documents.
Subjects Congress  Government and Civics  Military History  American Indian History  Treaty  Diplomacy  Frontiers and Exploration  Westward Expansion  
People Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Theme Creating a New Government; Native Americans; Law
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Additional Information The Treaty of Commerce and Friendship was signed between the United States and France on 6 February 1778 and established a commercial alliance between the two nations.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
Related documents Remarks on Treaty with the Creek Nation  
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