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Letter from Chief John Ross to General Winfield Scott / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross to General Winfield Scott. Reporting on status of detachments and promising to "have the entire emigration in motion as soon as every reasonable consideration will permit" and enclosing above requisition. (Moulton). Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages.
Folder 455

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Title(s): 
Letter from Chief John Ross to General Winfield Scott
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
October 2, 1838
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.670-.1
Department: 
Collection: 
Emossed.
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