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Answer of the Sachems of the Five Nations, 1687 Aug. 7.

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Abstract

Contains an answer by the Sachems of the Five Nations including the Seneca, Oneida, Onandaga, Cayuga, & Maques to the appeal by the Governor of New York at Albany. The Sachems respond to the appeal to exchange French prisoners, to make peace with the Ottawas, to build a fort, etc.