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Provision returns of rations for Creek Indians

Provision returns of rations for Creek Indians

Descriptive Summary

Title: Provision returns of rations for Creek Indians
Creator: Blake, Luther
Creator: Ware, Alexander
Inclusive Dates: 1825
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3459
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one document and ration chart: issued at Fort Troup, Fayette County, providing for Alexander Ware's issuing rations of meal, meat, and salt to 206 Indians for the ten-day period beginning June 28, 1825 and ending July 7, 1825, signed (with "their marks") by Capt. Senoywa, Capt. Edija, Warlockajoe and Hagy McIntosh. Also included in the collection is a document with hand written copies of two orders: one dated Indian Fort, Fayette County, August 14, 1825, from Luther Blake, notifying Ware that, by order of Gen. E.P. Gaines, he is to stop issuing rations; the second from Ware to General Gaines providing him with a cost table for all rations issued by him up to the closing date.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Provision returns of rations for Creek Indians, ms3459, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2016.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Blake, Luther
Gaines, Edmund Pendleton, 1777-1849
Orders (military records)
Rationing -- Georgia.
Ware, Alexander

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Provision returns, 1825