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Letter from Chief John Ross to William Shorey Coodey / Chief John Ross

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Letter from Chief John Ross, Park Hill, to William Shorey Coodey, Head Captain of the Police Companies. Stating he is to maintain supremacy of the laws over the disorder of the factionist murderer and robber. One sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on recto and verso.
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Title(s): 
Letter from Chief John Ross to William Shorey Coodey
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
October 14, 1843
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.1064
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross".
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