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Collection: Cherokee Papers Manuscript Collection

Image Title Creator Culture Accession # Materials/Techniques
Handwritten notice from Return J. Meigs, War Department in Tennessee, to John Browder Native American, Cherokee 3826.127
Columbian Centinel and Massachusetts Federalist, Volume XXXII, Whole Number 1630, Number 18, Boston, Massachusetts Benjamin Russell, Columbian Centinel and Massachusetts Federalist Native Americans, Cherokee 4126.532
Letter from H. Price, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, to Chief D.W. Bushyhead requesting location of specific places in the Cherokee Nation Native American, Cherokee 3826.12910
Power of Attorney for Father or Mother for Child's Property for Lucy Silk Native American, Cherokee 5127.513.1 ink on paper
Photostat of list of property transferred from Cherokee Capital in Tahlequah to Carnegie Library in Tahlequah Native American, Cherokee 4427.96-.4 ink on paper
Blank application forms for membership in Kee-Too-Wah Society Native American, Cherokee 5237.377a-c ink on paper
Typescript essay entitled "The Removal of the Cherokee" by John Madden Native American, Cherokee 4027.5291 ink on paper
Handwritten argument on the 9th Article of the Cherokee Treaty concerning the evaluation of ferries owned by Cherokees and their incomes Native Americans, Cherokee 4026.14 ink on paper
Document in Cherokee language Native American, Cherokee 4926.265 ink on paper
Document in Cherokee language Native American, Cherokee 4926.271-.272 ink on paper
Letter in Cherokee signed in English by Lewis Downing Native Americans, Cherokee 4926.273 ink on paper
Handwritten copy of document of National Council of the Cherokees Native American, Cherokee 4826.28 ink on paper
A statement signed by six persons of the Indian Council Native American, Cherokee 5126.474 ink on paper
List of the children of Daniel and Moll Ross Native American, Cherokee 4017.5265 ink on paper
Handwritten copy of a letter from the Cherokee Delegation signed by W. P Adair and C. N Vann to Senator James Harlan Native American, Cherokee 3826.1287 ink on paper
Promissory note for the sum of eight hundred dollars signed by Lucy Silk, Walter Rogers, Charley Ratt Native American, Cherokee 5127.513 ink on paper
Document in Cherokee language Native American, Cherokee 4926.268 ink on paper
A letter from Return J. Meigs to John Browder Native American, Cherokee 3826.1274 ink on paper
Typed copy of series of resolutions by a committee of the Cherokee Nation concerning a report of conspiracy to take the life of the Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation Native American, Cherokee 4026.5266 ink on paper
Handwritten copy of a letter from Senator James Harlan to Secretary of the Interior Columbus Delano Native American, Cherokee 3826.1288 ink on paper