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Johnson, William, 1715-1774 : Sir William Johnson Letters, 1755-1773

Miscellaneous collection of twelve letters written by Sir William Johnson, military commander during the French and Indian War and Superintendent of Indian Affairs, who played a significant role in the colonial history of New York. Correspondence relates to the French and Indian War, Indian treaties and conferences, the Conestoga Massacre (1763), land patents, and the appointment of Johnson's successor.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Indians and the West
Call Number: VAULT Ayer MS 456
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The Sir William Johnson Letters are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).