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Power of Attorney to Chief John Ross / Unknown

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Power of Attorney to John Ross from "Committee" permitting him to request money from the U.S. for funds needed for Cherokee emigration and receipt for same; signed by John Ross, E. Gunter, R. Taylor, Sittewakee, and White Path. Folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on two pages.
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Title(s): 
Power of Attorney to Chief John Ross
Creator(s): 
Unknown
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
August 1, 1838
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.613
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross, Edward Gunter, R Taylor, Situwakee, White Path".
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