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Copy of Declaration of John Watts with Respect to an Island in Tennessee River Held Jointly with Chief John Ross / John Watts

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Copy of Declaration of John Watts with respect to an island in the Tennessee River held jointly with Chief John Ross before his removal west under the Treaty of 1817. One sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on recto and verso. Folder 315

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Title(s): 
Copy of Declaration of John Watts with Respect to an Island in Tennessee River Held Jointly with Chief John Ross
Creator(s): 
John Watts
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
March 9, 1838
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.539
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "X (John Watts' mark)"; Embossed stamp.
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