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Title:[Letter] 1817 Aug. 25, Cairo [Tennessee, to] Colonel H. Sherburne / J[ames] Winchester: a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Winchester, J.

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Date: August 25, 1817
Extent: 4p
Summary:This is a letter from General James Winchester to Colonel H. Sherburne, dated August 25, 1817. Winchester is writing about a town he laid off. He denies the accusation that he laid it before the area was surveyed. Winchester writes that he waited for the Chiefs to take part in the line running, but that they were so late he had to start without them. He mentions a treaty that was broken.
Collection:James Winchester Papers

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