Pennsylvania Indians materials, Indian and Military Affairs of Pennsylvania, 1737-1775

Language(s): English
Date: 1749-1769
Type: Text
Extent: 19 items
Description: Various materials relating to Pennsylvania's relations with Native peoples during the Seven Years' War era. Topics include anxieties about the French, especially in Ohio; excursions against French and Indian enemies; raids by French and Indian enemies; trade with Indians and competition from Virginia traders; murders of Native individuals; attempts to treat with Native groups; land negotiations; Native complaints about land seizures; colonial officials trying to understand Native grievances to come to peace; 1759 conference in Pittsburgh; gifts for Native diplomats in Philadelphia.
Indian and Military Affairs of Pennsylvania, 1737-1775 (Mss.974.8.P19)