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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.07493
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0144] September-December 1800 
Title George Ulmer to Henry Knox about raising a company to apprehend people, settlers issues and incomplete surveys
Date 15 December 1800
Author Ulmer, George (1756-1825)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Land transaction document
Content Description Appears to discuss a proclamation that was issued. Mentions he informed Captain Knowles to raise a company to apprehend those who are in support of an undisclosed issue (possibly concerning settlers in Maine). Also mentions they were unable to complete the survey due to bad weather. Goes on to discuss the troubles with various settlers in different areas.
Subjects Waldo Patent  Boundary or Property Dispute  Law  Crime  Criminals and Outlaws  Rebellion  Surveying  Assassination  Injury or Wound  Militia  
People Ulmer, George (1756-1825)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written Ducktrap, Maine
Theme Law; Merchants & Commerce; Agriculture
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859