Treaty of Fort Harmar

1789 treaty between United States and Native Americans

The Treaty of Fort Harmar (1789) was a treaty between Native Americans and the United States. This treaty was about the issue of land in the Northwest Territory. Wyandot, Delaware, Ottawa, Chippewa, Potawatomi and Sauk Natives met with Governor Saint Clair. The treaty had the same conditions and land boundary as the Treaty of Fort McIntosh (1785). Many Natives did not respect the treaty. The treaty did not reduce conflict between Natives and Americans. The Shawnee did not follow the treaty.[1][2][3]

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  1. "Treaty of Fort Harmar (1789) - Ohio History Central". Retrieved 2022-08-15.
  2. Laurence M. Hauptman, Conspiracy of Interests: Iroquois Dispossession and the Rise of New York State (2001).
  3. Kappler, Charles J. "The Avalon Project : Treaty With the Wyandot, etc., : 1789". Retrieved 2022-08-15.