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Haudenosaunee | Nanticoke
Alternate forms: Iroquois, Six Nations
Language(s): English
Date: 1767-1768
Subject: Diplomacy | Treaties
Type:Text
Extent: 3 items
Description: Three letters from Joseph Shippen to (1) David Jameson regarding boundary provisions in Six Nations treaty of 1765 and reservation at Forks of Susquehannah lands for Indians. (2) William Mackay regarding boundary with Six Nations established in 1765 and in forthcoming meeting, Forks of Susquehanna land reserved by the Indians. (3) Richard N. Williams regarding letter carried by David Zeisberger, who comes with 11 Indians of Six Nations and Nanticokes seeking to bring members of their tribe north from Maryland. Will Williams (Newcastle, Delaware) aid them?
Collection: Edward Shippen letters and papers (Mss.B.Sh62)

Piscataway
Alternate forms: Conoy
Language(s): English
Date: October 18, 1764
Type:Text
Extent: 1 page
Description: Letter to Thomas McKee regarding goods belonging to Conoy Sam, a friendly Indian.
Collection: Edward Shippen letters and papers (Mss.B.Sh62)

Tuscarora | Haudenosaunee
Alternate forms: Iroquois, Six Nations
Language(s): English
Date: March 12, 1768
Type:Text
Extent: 2 pages
Description: Letter to William Blythe regarding Tuscarora Indians visiting Blythe on Susquehanna are not to be detained in light of recent murder of Indians.
Collection: Edward Shippen letters and papers (Mss.B.Sh62)