Definition of Red Jacket in English:

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Red Jacket

Entry from US English dictionary

(Circa 1758–1830), Native American Seneca leader; Indian name Sagoyewatha. A gifted orator, he advised his people at council fires and defended them at treaty sessions and before government agencies. He received a symbolic medal from President Washington in 1792.

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