Jesup to Butler 9 Dec 1836
Jesup reports having assumed command the previous day, comments that R.K. Call could hardly have done more given the challenges in the field, and states that, "This, you can be assured, is a negro, not an Indian war; and if not put down, the South will feel the effects of it in their slave population, before the end of the next season."
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