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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 to Motey Kennard stating that General Albert Pike granted letters of safeguard to Hopoethleyahol for visit to Cherokee who have signed treaty with Pike. (Moulton) (Moulton says Chiefs name is Opothleyahola) Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on four pages.
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Title(s): 
Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to Motey Kennard
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
October 8, 1861
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.1323-.1
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross"; Inscribed in ink on verso, "Copy of a letter to Motey Kennard Chief of the Creek Nation- October 8, 1861".
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