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Title:[Letter] 1815 Jan. 20, Choctaw Agency [to] James Winchester / John McKee : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:McKee, John

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Date: January 20, 1815
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a letter dated January 20, 1815 from John McKee to General James Winchester. McKee reports on the business of recruitment service, specifically, that during the winter season most Choctaw gun-owners are currently engaged in hunting food for their families, and therefore, that his quarter should not be relied upon until their return. He also mentions the recent victory of General Andrew Jackson at the Battle of New Orleans against the British, and as a result, the Choctaw Indians will probably not be needed there.
Collection:James Winchester Papers

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