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Israel Thompson letter to Isaac Hite

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Identifier: MSS SC 1216
Content Description

Letter from Israel Thompson to Isaac Hite in Kentucky. The letter is concerning the attacks by Native Americans in the area around Loudoun County, Virginia, where Thompson resided at the time. It also includes a discussion regarding the role of local government in protecting the citizens from the "angry natives." Dated August 19, 1783.

Dates: 1783 August 19