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Draft letter from Chief John Ross to Colonel S. Rockwell and William Y. Hansell / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross to Colonel S. Rockwell and William Y. Hansell. Asking that they attend trial of John Benge at Walker Court. Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages. Folder 156.

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Title(s): 
Draft letter from Chief John Ross to Colonel S. Rockwell and William Y. Hansell
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
September 26, 1835
Materials/Techniques: 
Ink on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 × 17 1/2 in. (25.4 × 44.5 cm) Folded: 10 × 8 3/4 in. (25.4 × 22.2 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.224-.1
Department: 
Signed, "John Ross".
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