Rufus Putnam letters  1797-1799
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   Container / Location    Title
Box   49, Small Collections  
Rufus Putnam letters,  1797-1799 [series]:
Folder   11  
  1797 January 25 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [Oliver Wolcott]; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (3 pages)
Makes suggestions and asks questions about the survey for the Greenville Treaty line.
 
  1797 April 20 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [James] Wilkinson; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (1 page)
Informs Wilkinson about plans to begin surveying for the boundary line.
 
  1797 May 6 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [Oliver] Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (2 pages)
Discusses Wilkinson's invitations to native tribes, to meet at Greenville.
 
  1797 May 10 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [Oliver] Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (2 pages)
Plans for running the treaty line.
Folder   12  
  1797 June 1 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to Oliver Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (1 page)
Plans to survey Moravian lands.
 
  1797 July 22 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to Oliver Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (2 pages)
Updates Wolcott on movements in the field.
 
  1797 July 29 . [Rufus] Putnam ADfS to Oliver Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (1 page)
Forwards copies of contracts for deputy surveyors [contracts not present].
 
  1797 September 2 . [Rufus] Putnam ADfS to [Oliver] Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (2 pages)
Informs Wolcott that Ludlow has completed a section of the treaty line, but has made an error in favor of the Native Americans in his attempt to avoid angering them.
Folder   13  
  1798 June 8 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to Oliver Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (1 page)
Forwards six copies of contracts for deputy surveyors [contracts not present].
 
  1799 March 15 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [Oliver] Wolcott; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (1 page)
Discusses Native Americans' desire to have a vestige along the treaty line to differentiate their land from the U.S. land.
 
  1799 May 9 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [Oliver] Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (1 page)
Regards the timing and cutting of the treaty line from Loramie to Fort Recovery and beyond.
 
  1799 August 15 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to [Oliver Wolcott]; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (3 pages)
Copies letters from Putnam and the chiefs of the Shawnee.
 
  1799 September 10 . [Rufus Putnam] ADf to Oliver Wolcott; Marietta, [Northwest Territory]. (2 pages)
Informs Wolcott that Ludlow has completed the survey of the entire treaty line, and that no Native Americans were present at the completion.