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Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 10

Manuscript Number: 768560.2

Date: 10 October 1768

Title: Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 10

Author: Johnson, Jacob W.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson writes that a number of wealthy men have come to the congress and are enticing the Indians into selling their lands. Johnson has been going among the Indians trying to keep them from selling.

Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 17

Manuscript Number: 768567

Date: 17 October 1768

Title: Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 17

Author: Johnson, Jacob W.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson writes with news about the Congress at Fort Stanwix.

Jacob Johnson and David Avery, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 17

Manuscript Number: 768567.1

Date: 17 October 1768

Title: Jacob Johnson and David Avery, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 October 17

Authors: Johnson, Jacob W.; Avery, David

Recipients: Wheelock, Eleazar; Johnson, William

Abstract: Johnson and Avery write from the congress at Fort Stanwix, and enclose a copy of their petition to Sir William Johnson. Jacob Johnson adds a postscript reporting on Avery’s activities, and inquiring about American rebels in Boston.

Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 November 6

Manuscript Number: 768606

Date: 6 November 1768

Title: Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 November 6

Author: Johnson, Jacob W.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson writes that the cause of the Charity School was not much advanced at the Fort Stanwix Congress.

Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 December 28

Manuscript Number: 768678.1

Date: 28 December 1768

Title: Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1768 December 28

Author: Johnson, Jacob W.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson avows that his conduct at the Fort Stanwix Congress was unimpeachable, that he has been working alongside Kirkland, and that he hopes to see Wheelock and report in-person on the Congress.

Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 May 14

Manuscript Number: 769313

Date: 14 May 1769

Title: Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 May 14

Author: Johnson, Jacob W.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson writes that, if Huntington should go to Oneida Country, it is important that he learn the Indian language. Johnson strongly urges Wheelock to employ a professor of Indian language, and counsels him not to send Ralph Wheelock on a mission before meeting with Mr. Kirtland.

Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 June 15

Manuscript Number: 769365

Date: 15 June 1769

Title: Jacob Johnson, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1769 June 15

Author: Johnson, Jacob W.

Recipient: Wheelock, Eleazar

Abstract: Johnson writes about the prospect of war among the western nations of Indians.

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