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Red Jacket Iroquois Diplomat and Orator

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ISBN-10: 081560548X

ISBN-13: 9780815605485

Edition: 1999

Authors: Christopher Densmore

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Red Jacket was an Iroquois diplomat who, as a representative of the Seneca and Six Nations, met and negotiated with American presidents from George Washington to Andrew Jackson. This book covers his career and reflects on various treaty negotiations.
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication date: 4/1/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.57" tall
Weight: 0.616
Language: English

Christopher Densmore is curator of the Friends Historical Library at Swarthmore College, a member of the advisory board of the Kennett Underground Railroad Center, and author of Quaker Crosscurrents (0-8156-2664-9) and Red Jacket (0-8156-2785-8).

Indian Names
Before the Whirlwind, 1758-1775
From the Revolution to Fort Stanwix, 1775-1784
An Uneasy Peace, 1784-1790
Tioga Point to the Canandaigua Treaty, 1790-1794
The Sale of the Seneca Lands, 1795-1802
Defense of Seneca Traditions, 1802-1811
War, Diplomacy, and Land, 1807-1819
"Pagan" versus Christian, 1818-1827
Red Jacket Attacked and Reconciled, 1826-1830
Treaty of Fort Stanwix, 1784
Treaty of Canandaigua, 1794
Red Jacket's Reply to Reverend Cram, 1805
Red Jacket to Reverend John Alexander, 1811
Speech to Mr. Richardson, 1811