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Franklin and Hall Minutes of conferences, held with the Indians, at Harris's Ferry...

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04100 Author/Creator: Franklin and Hall Place Written: Philadelphia Type: Pamphlet Date: 1757 Pagination: 22 p. 33.5 x 21.7 cm

Summary of Content: Printed by Franklin and Hall. Treaty negotations were held March - May, 1757.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: American Indian HistoryTreatyDiplomacy

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