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Letter from William Shorey Coodey to Chief John Ross / William Shorey Coodey

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Letter from William Shorey Coodey in Philadelphia to Chief John Ross reporting destruction of Pennsylvania Hall by mob aroused by mixing of negroes and whites planned for cancelled lecture. (See April 19, 1838) (Moulton) One folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on four pages.
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Title(s): 
Letter from William Shorey Coodey to Chief John Ross
Creator(s): 
William Shorey Coodey
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
May 17, 1838
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper, wax
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.570.a-.a.1
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "W. S. Coodey".
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