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Letter from Frederick Edwards to William Christian, 7 May 1785

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Title

Letter from Frederick Edwards to William Christian, 7 May 1785

Description

Letter from Frederick Edwards to William Christian reporting on news from Kentucky, especially from the Louisville/Beargrass settlement area and conflict with Native Americans. Discusses plans for the operations at Saltsburg and Nicholas Meriwether taking over as the manager, and driving cattle down to Kentucky.

Source

Bullitt Family papers- Oxmoor Collection, The Filson Historical Society

Date

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Identifier

Mss. A B937c f413

Citation

Edwards, Frederick, “Letter from Frederick Edwards to William Christian, 7 May 1785,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed May 22, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5675.