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Dongan, Thomas (1634-1715) Proposition sent to the Mohawks

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03107.01995 Author/Creator: Dongan, Thomas (1634-1715) Place Written: Albany, New York Type: Manuscript document Date: 1687/07/08 Pagination: 1p. + docket 33.3 x 21.3 cm

Summary of Content: Thomas Dongan instructs the Mohawks to send word to the Onondagas, Oneidas, and Cayugas that they are all ordered to march up north to assist the Senecas in their war with the French.

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Historical Era: Colonization and Settlement, 1585-1763

Subjects: FranceAmerican Indian HistoryGovernment and CivicsDiplomacyCanadaMilitary HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign Policy

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