Remarkable Ohio

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Colonel Henry Bouquet Negotiating Peace with Native Americans

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Side A: Bouquet's Expedition. Lt. Col. Henry Bouquet with 1500 British regulars and American militia penetrated the Ohio wilderness to crush Chief Pontiac's Indian conspiracy. Here at the forks of the Muskingum River during October and November, Bouquet subdued the Delawares, Senecas, and Shawnee without firing a shot, secured the freedom of every colonial captive, and obtained promises of peace--a feat unequaled in colonial American history. Side B: Same. Same