BIOWAR BIOLOGIC WARFARE BIOTERRORISM MINORITIES INDIANS NEGROES SHAWNEE DELAWARE SMALLPOX
Could it not be contrived to send the Small Pox among those disaffected tribes of Indians?
From a letter by Sir Jeffrey Amherst (British commander-in-chief, American Colonies, 1763) about the uprising among the Pontiac. Smallpox-infested blankets were distributed to the Shawnee and Delaware peoples.
Above 700 Negroes are come down the River with Smallpox. I shall distribute them about the rebel plantations.
From a letter by British General Alexander Leslie, July 13, 1781.