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Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to John Ridge / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross to John Ridge regarding rumors of plots to assassinate John Ridge and Chief John Ross, including postscript on the role of Thomas Woodward. (Moulton) Two folded sheet of paper. Folded sheets of paper with handwritten text in ink on six pages.
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Title(s): 
Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to John Ridge
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
September 12 & 15, 1834
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.159-.3
Department: 
Collection: 
Inscribed in ink, "Copy of a letter".
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