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Sachems of the 5 Nations Propositions to Governor Hunter with an answer

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02117 Author/Creator: Sachems of the 5 Nations Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 1714/09/20 Pagination: 3p. + docket 32.8 x 21 cm

Summary of Content: The Sachems state that they have heard news of British plans to cut off the 5 Nations, and explain that they are inclined to believe this rumor due to the rapidly rising price of powder. Governor Hunter replies that the rumors are spread by their mutual enemies, and he will try to lower the price of powder.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: AmmunitionGovernment and CivicsDiplomacyFinanceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyCanadaFranceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyAmerican Indian History

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