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Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to Motey Kennard / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross at Park Hill to Motey Kennard stating he will send delegation to talk with Hopoethlenahola (Opothleyahola) and invite him to Cherokee Council. One sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on recto and verso.
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Title(s): 
Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to Motey Kennard
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
October 4, 1861
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.1322
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross"; Inscribed in ink on verso, "Copy of a letter to Motey Kennard P. Chief Creek Nation Oct. 4, 1861".
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