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    Early American Manuscript Note Regarding Indians, one page, 6.5" x 3", Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, unsigned, January 17, 1799, to James G. Heron, n.p. It reads, "Please issue for the use of the Indians five tomahawks." Heron was serving as an Army quartermaster. A seemingly odd note at first glance, one must remember that the United States did have Indian allies in its service. Very fine condition. From the collection of Henry E. Luhrs.

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    October, 2007
    27th Saturday
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