Jesup Diary

Jesup Diary

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The country entrusted to him. Replied to dispatches received from him last night. Moved forward to Fort Foster. Received there a dispatch from Brigr Genl Hernandez, communicating his attack on John Caesars party and the death of that turbulent fellow.
Feb. 11- Went down to Fort Brook for the purpose of obtaining a copy of the treaty in relation to the Indians in Florida; and of communicating with Commodore Dallas- the Commodore had left for Pensacola, but found Captain Crabb in command and ready to co-operate. Was not able to obtain a

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copy of the treaties.
12. Examined the state of the service at Fort Brook- directed that all ardent spirits in the hands of the sutlers be placed in the possession of the commissary.
13. Continued arrangements for the service. Wrote to the Adjt General sent a detachment of Indian warriors of Conchartamicco’s band to St. Mark’s. Directed a detachment of recruits which had arrived under commander of Captain Mallory, to be armed and sent to Fort Dade.
14. [?] J. departed for Fort Dade. Received dispatches