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Schuyler, Pieter (1657-1724) to Mr. Whit[r]ing re: death of Indians in the far nations

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.02075 Author/Creator: Schuyler, Pieter (1657-1724) Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Letter Date: 1704/05/22 Pagination: 1p. + docket 30.7 x 19 cm

Summary of Content: Schuyler writes that a settlement of French and Indians is to be made on the River Quaasick. He also states that 9 Indians of the 5 Nations were killed while hunting in the far nations, and it remains unknown if the French or the far Indians are responsible.

People: Schuyler, Pieter, 1657-1724

Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: American Indian HistoryMohawk IndianMilitary HistoryDeathFranceCanadaGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyImmigration and MigrationGovernment and Civics

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