George Washington Papers

Memoranda, 11 June 1757


[Fort Loudoun] June 11th [1757]


Send to him the proceedings of the Enquiry Court upon Lt Campbell.1

Ditto—Instructns to the Offrs of Out Pos⟨ts⟩.

Not to provide any Indians with Horses but in extraordinary Cases nor to hold any conferences & treatys with them or to make them any Promises—nor give them liquor.2

Mr King—Ditto3

Tell him to take up all the Horses brot by the Indians from the Indians & to take great pains in having them delivd to their proper owners.

AD, NN: Washington Collection. See source note, Memoranda, 7 June 1757.

3No such instructions to Lt. John King of Joshua Lewis’s company have been found. On 6 June GW ordered Lewis and his company to Maidstone.

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