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Letter from W. H. Porter in Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Friend Eno regarding George Johnson killing a negro slave / Native American; Cherokee

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Letter from W. H. Porter in Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Friend Eno. He states that George Johnson killed Old Wiley, a Negro slave belonging to Judge Wheeler and that a five hundred dollar reward is offered. Porter also asks Eno not to let another person named Arch Stand escape.
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Title(s): 
Letter from W. H. Porter in Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Friend Eno regarding George Johnson killing a negro slave
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
November 4, 1860
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
3826.1286
Department: 
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