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1793. June, Commissioners correspond with Governor Simcoe.
July 15, Commissioners meet Brant and hold a council.
Wayne encamps at Greenville.
Wayne is joined by Kentuckians under Scott.
Lowry and Boyd attacked.
Opposition to excise feebler. 1794. January, Whiskey riots recommence.
February, Lord Dorchester's speech to Indians.
Dec. 28, Indians ask for peace of Colonel Hamtramck. 1795. Jan. 24, Indians sign preliminaries of a treaty.
Spring, Prisoners are interchanged.
Nov. 4, Dayton laid out. 1796.
Sebastian visits the southwest.
August, First paper mill in the west. 1797.
Power visits Kentucky, and writes to Sebastian.
Oct. Occupying claimant law of Kentucky passed, 1798.
W. H. Harrison appointed secretary of Northwest territory.
Death abolished in Kentucky, except for murder.
1799; Feb. 4, Representatives of Northwest territory meet to nominate candidates
Oct. 6, W. H. Harrison appointed delegate in Congress for N. West territory. 1800. May 7, India na territory formed. May 30, Connecticut yields jurisdiction of her reserve to the U. States, and U.
States gives her patents for the soil.
Treaty of St. Ildefonso.
First missionary in Connecticut Reserve. 1801.
W. H. Harrison appointed Governor of Indiana territory.
Ohio into a state.
January, First Bank in Kentucky.
Nov. 29, Constitution formed.
April, Livingston and Munroe in France-purchase Louisiana.
The Senate ratity the purchase of Louisiana.
Louisiana given up to ihe Americans. 1804. March 26, Louisiana organised.
May 14, Lewis and Clarke start on their expedition. 1805. Jan. 11, Michigan territory formed.
June li, Detroit burned to the ground.
Tecumthe and the Prophet begin to influence the Indians.
Aug. Spaniards cross the Sabine.
Lewis and Clarke return from Oregon.
Sebastian found guilty by Kentucky House of Representatives.
Burr's men go down ihe Ohio.
Burr meets his men at the mouth of the Cumberland. 1807. Jan. 17, Burr yields to civil authority of Mississippi.
Jan. Burr escapes and is seized.
Slavery finally forbidden in Indiana. 1808.
Bank of Marietta chartered.
Bank of Chillicothe chartered. June, Tecumthe and the Prophet remove to Tippecanoe. 1809.
Illinois territory formed.
August, Harrison proposes to visit Indians.
First steamer (New Orleans) leaves Pittsburg.
Dec. 16, Great earthquakes begin.
June 28, British at Malden hear of the declaration of war.
1812, July 1, Hull sends men and goods by water to Detroit.
July 2, Hull hears of the declaration of war.
Dec. Colonel Campbell attacks the Indians on the Missisinneway. 1813. Jan. 10. Winchester reaches the rapids of Maumee. Jan. 17,
Sends troops to Frenchtown.
British at Frenchtown defeated.
Americans defeated at Frenchtown, with great loss.
Oct. 5, Battle of the Thames.
Feb. J. C. Symmes died.
Treaty of Ghent. 1815.
Various treaties with Indians.
March, Columbus made capital of Ohio.
Dec. 11, Indiana admitted to the Union.
Jan. & Oct. United States bank opens branches in Cincinnati and Chillicothe. 1818. Aug. 26, Illinois becomes a State. 1819.
The first steamer on Lake Erie. September, Contest of Ohio and the United States bank. 1820. December, Nullification resolutions of Ohio.
Nov. 23, Missouri admitted to United States.
May, Cass visits Lake Superior, &c. 1822. Jan. 31, Ohio moves in relation to canals.
Ohio moves in relation to schools. 1823. Feb. 14, Illinois moves in relation to canals. 1825. Feb. 4 & 5, Ohio passes canal and school laws. 1826.
The first steamer on Lake Michigan. 1830
Treaty by Keokuk at Prairie du Chien. 1831.
Blackhawk driven west of Mississippi. 1832.
First steamer at Chicago.
1832. February, Great flood in Ohio.
May 14, Stillman's defeat.
Cholera among Scott's troops and along Lakes.
Treaty with Indians.
Cholera at Cincinnati and along the Ohio. 1835. May,
Michigan asks admission to United States.
Congress offers her conditions. 1836. Sept.
Terms offered Michigan rejected.
Contest with Mormons in Missouri. 1839.
Bank Commissioners appointed in Ohio. 1940. Spring,
Nauvoo founded. 1842. May,
Cincinnati Astronomical society founded. 1843.
Ilinois banks closed by Legislature. Nov. Corner stone of Cincinnati Observatory laid. 1844, June 27, Joe Smith killed. 1845.
Barking law of Ohio creating a State bank with branches, and
LIST OF BOOKS
USED IN THE PREPARATION OF THIS WORK.
American State Papers. 21 vols. Washington.
Vols. I. 10 IV. are Foreign Affairs, I. to IV.
V. and VI. Indian Affairs, I., II.
VII., VIII., 1X. are Finance, I., II., III.
XIV, is Naval Affairs, I.
XX. XXI. are Miscellaneous, I., II.
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1795. Armstrong's Notices of the War of 1812. 2 vols. New York. 1810. Allen's American Biographical Dictionary, Boston. 1832. Bancron's History United States. Boston, 1834 to 1840. Butler's Kentucky. Second edition. Cincinnati, 1836. Brown's History of Illinois. New York. 1844. Butler's History of Kentucky. Cincinnati. 1836. Burk's History of Virginia. Bouquet's Expedition, 1764. London, 1766. Barbe Marbois' History of Louisiana. Translation. Philadelphia. 1830. Brackenridge's Incidents of the Whiskey Insurrection. Philadelphia. 1795.-N. B. This is one
volume in three parts, each paged as, and called, a separate volume. Vol. I. gives the incidents from July to September, 1794. Vol. II. those which followed. Vol. III. Those which preceded.
There is also an appendix.
Journal, Carver's Travels. London. 1780.-Philadelpbia. 1789.–New York. 1838. Contest in America between England and France. (Said to be by Dr. Mitchell.) London. 1757, Colden's History of the Iroquois. London. 1755. Correspondence of Genet, &c. Philadelphia. 1793. (N. B.-This gives his secret instructions.] Coxe's Description of Carolana. London, 1722. Carey's American Museum, &e. Philadelphia. 1789, &c. Cincinnati Directory. 1819. Cist's Cincinnati. Cincinnati. 1841. Cist's Cincinnati Miscellany. 2 Vols. 1844. 1845. Chase's Laws. 3 Vols. Cincinnati. 1835,
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