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Beyond Penn's Treaty

Henry Simmons letterbooks, Vol. 2 1798

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darque, but meeting here with, Jasper
, the States Interpreter for the
Six nations, who is on his way to the Coun
cil at Buffolo, John has concluded to re-
turn with him, and not go to Canondar-
, that we have no chance of Sending
you a Cow, but hope if any oppertu-
nity offers to you of procuring one you
will avail yourselves of it; we left
Buffolo yesterday morning, being most
easy not to wait longer at that place,
as it was uncertain when the Council wo
uld set, Captain Chapin & others concern-
ed not being yet come in; we had an affec-
tionate parting with Cornplanter,
who was pressingly solicitous that we