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Letter from Barthelemi Tardiveau to St. John de Crevecoeur, 15 January 1789

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In this letter, Tardiveau expresses his joy at receiving letters from his friends. Talks of his Memorial on the Mississippi, and whether or not one Monsieur de Gardoqui has read it. He also discusses Congress. States that he is short on money and…

Congressional Resolution, 3 July 1788

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A Congressional resolution dated 3 July 1788, stating that the district of Kentucky should be made into a "sovereign and independent state."