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Letter from Lewis J. Gist to Chief John Ross / Lewis J. Gist

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Letter from Lewis J. Gist, Cincinnati, to Chief John Ross. Seeking "autograph" for inclusion in a book of celebrated men. Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages.
Folder 915

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Title(s): 
Letter from Lewis J. Gist to Chief John Ross
Creator(s): 
Lewis J. Gist
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
April 26, 1844
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper, wax
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.1079-.1
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "Lewis J. Gist"; Wax seal.
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