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Collection Reference Number GLC03107.01901
From Archive Folder The Livingston Family Papers [005] 1679 
Title Answer to the proposition of William Kendall
Date 1 November 1679
Author Onondaga Sachems  
Recipient Kendall, William  
Document Type Government document
Content Description In their response, the Onondagas claim that the attacks upon white settlers were made without their order, and thank the white men for their forgiveness and understanding. They note, however, that in the future the white men should allow the Onondagas to take corn and provisions as they pass through white settlements on their way to battle.
Subjects Military History  Global History and Civics  Diplomacy  Treaty  Peace  Diet and Nutrition  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Battle  
People Kendall, William (ca. 1621-1686)  
Place written Albany, New York
Theme Native Americans; Government & Politics; Foreign Affairs; Agriculture
Sub-collection The Livingston Family Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859