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Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to Colonel William A. Phillips / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross in Philadelphia to Colonel William A. Phillips at Fort Gibson congratulating him on resumption of Command of Indian Brigade and repeating suggestion of separate military department for Indian Territory. (Moulton). 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 Colonel William A. Phillips
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
January 4, 1863
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.1360-.1
Department: 
Collection: 
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