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Appeal to the Sachems of the Five Nations, 1687 Aug. 6.

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Abstract

Contains an appeal to the Sachems of the Five Nations including the Seneca, Oneida, Onandaga, Cayuga, & Maques, regarding their war against the French in Canada. The appeal includes advice not to kill French prisoners, to make a covenant chain with the Ottowas, to persuade the Christian Indians in Canada to come home, to build a fort on the Lake, and others.