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Letter from Elijah Hicks to Chief John Ross / Elijah Hicks

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Letter from Elijah Hicks, Park Hill, to Chief John Ross, Washington City. Reporting on August election, conversation with Gen. Arbuckle, Osage reports on Kickapoos and John Rogers' dissatisfaction over payments to "reserves" under 1817 and 1819 Treaties (Moulton). Single folded sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on four pages.
Folder 769

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Title(s): 
Letter from Elijah Hicks to Chief John Ross
Creator(s): 
Elijah Hicks (Author)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
July 28, 1841
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper, wax
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.938
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "E. Hicks"; Wax seal.
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