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Beyond Penn's Treaty

Henry Simmons journals, Vol. 2 1799

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about ready to meet me in
Council, when I came they
were then closeing the scene
which was done by shooting
Guns, about 50 men stood in
a Longitude direction opposite
their Wooden Image & shot
twice or thrice up towards the
the Sun, their Minister Shot
first, and so on.

after which they entered the
house, as many as could get in,
and numbers of Men, Women
& Children, outside round the
house. Cornplant & their Mi-
nisters, made two pretty
lengthy Speeches, to them