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Copy of Letter from Cherokee Delegation to Joel Roberts Poinsett / Chief John Ross

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Copy of 4026.584a, a letter from Cherokee Delegation to Joel Roberts Poinsett. Asking him to pay $33,333.35 for arrearages in annuities appropriated by Congress. (Moulton) One sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on recto and verso.
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Title(s): 
Copy of Letter from Cherokee Delegation to Joel Roberts Poinsett
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
June 18, 1838
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.584b
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross, Edward Gunter, R Taylor, James Brown, Samuel Gunter, Elijah Hicks, Sitewakee, White Path"; Inscribed in ink on recto, "A Copy".
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