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Letter from Chief John Ross to Joel Roberts Poinsett / Chief John Ross

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Letter signed by Chief John Ross, Joseph M. Lynch, Looney Price, Elijah Hicks, Edw. Gunter, George Hicks, Arch. Campbell and John Looney, to Joel R. Poinsett, Secretary of War. Reporting their presence as Cherokee delegation. Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on three pages.
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Title(s): 
Letter from Chief John Ross to Joel Roberts Poinsett
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
December 31, 1839
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.873-.1
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross, Joseph M. Lynch, Looney Price, Elijah Hicks, Edw. Gunter, George Hicks, Arch. Campbell, John Looney".
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