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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.287
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1754-1764 
Title William Johnson to Jacob Glen regarding military commissions
Date 17 April 1760
Author Johnson, William (1715-1774)  
Recipient Glen, Jacob  
Document Type Military document; Correspondence
Content Description Colonel Johnson sends Lieutenant Colonel Glen commissions (not included) and indicates that the associated fees must be paid. Concludes "I am now Surrounded by a great Many People of all Sorts..." Written at Fort Johnson.
Subjects French and Indian War  Military History  Finance  American Indian History  
People Johnson, William (1715-1774)  Glen, Jacob (1735-1828)  
Place written Amsterdam, New York
Theme French & Indian Wars; Native Americans
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Johnson helped formulate British policy toward native peoples at the Albany Congress in 1754 and was made superintendent of Iroquois affairs in 1755.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859