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Title Letter [manuscript]: Niagara, [N.Y.], to Sir William Johnston [i.e. Johnson], Johnston [i.e. Johnson] Hall, [Johnstown, N.Y.], 1764 Apr. 30
Author Browning, William
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: April 30, 1764, letter from Lt. Col. William Browning, stationed at the British garrison at Fort Niagara, reporting during Pontiac’s Rebellion to Sir William Johnson, British superintendent of Indian affairs and agent to the Iroquois, on the re-supply of the besieged garrison at Detroit via a new schooner route and on French prisoners brought to Niagara.
Names Johnson, Sir, William (1715-1774)
Places Fort Niagara, Detroit, Michigan, New York, United States
Keywords Pontiac's Rebellion, Superintendent of Indian Affairs, agent, supplies, France, British Colonialism, army, armed forces, colonial forces, transportation
Theme Military Encounters: Conflicts, Rebellions and Alliances; American Indians and the European Powers
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Northeast
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 116
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue