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Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to Job R. Tyson / Chief John Ross

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Copy of letter from Chief John Ross in Washington City to Job R. Tyson suggesting that 'A publication of late events at this time would be deemed disrespectful toward the Government.' (Moulton). Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages.
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Title(s): 
Copy of Letter from Chief John Ross to Job R. Tyson
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
December 17, 1837
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.491
Department: 
Collection: 
Inscribed in ink, "Copy of a letter".
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