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Letter from Thomas N. Clark, Jr. to Chief John Ross / Thomas N. Clark, Jr.

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Letter from Thomas N. Clark, Jr., Tennessee Merchant, to Ross. Reporting purchase of carriage, baggage hack, and horses for Ross but recommending boat travel because detachments with rain will put roads in "shocking order"; also comments on "vultures of Indian money." (Moulton). Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages.
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Title(s): 
Letter from Thomas N. Clark, Jr. to Chief John Ross
Creator(s): 
Thomas N. Clark, Jr. (Artist)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
November 15, 1838
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper, wax
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.698.a
Previous Number(s): 
4026.689.b
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "Tho. N. Clark jr"; Wax seal.
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