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Draft Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to David Irwin / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross, Mineral Springs near Wms., to David Irwin, attorney. Reporting results of vote to place annuity money in National Fund, actions of Georgia Guard, and failure of Major Ridge's resolution to exclude payment of lawyers' fees out of annuity fun. (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 David Irwin
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
August 17, 1835
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.193-.1
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "B. F. Curret".
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