William Augustus Bowles accompanied by William Cunningham and a band of Indians made up of Cowitas, Broken Arrows, Hitchetas, Ufales, Chichas, and Ousutches captured the Apalachee trading post of Panton, Leslie and Company on the 16th day of January 1792. This event was one of the most important incidents in the commercial warfare waged by the merchants of New Providence against the house of Panton.
"The Significance of William Augustus Bowles’s Seizure of Panton’s Apalachee Store in 1792,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 9:
3, Article 6.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol9/iss3/6