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Letter from Chief John Ross to Captain William Armstrong

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross to Captain William Armstrong, Supt. of Indian Affairs, Indian Territory. Reporting large number of Cherokees assembled at Illinois Camp Ground and asking him to induce the Old Settler Chiefs to join them. (Moulton) Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages. Folder 575

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Title(s): 
Letter from Chief John Ross to Captain William Armstrong
Creator(s): 
John Ross Ross (Subject)
Culture: 
Native American, Cherokee
Date: 
July 2, 1839
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.773-.1
Previous Number(s): 
55863
Department: 
Collection: 
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