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Letter from Chief John Ross to Agent P. M. Butler / Chief John Ross

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Draft copy of letter from Chief John Ross to Agent P. M. Butler transmitting copy of act naming John Ross, David Van, Jesse Bushyhead, William Shorey Coodey, and John Benge as a delegation to represent the Cherokee Nation to deal with the U. S. (Moulton) One sheet of paper with handwritten text in ink on recto and verso.
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Title(s): 
Letter from Chief John Ross to Agent P. M. Butler
Creator(s): 
Chief John Ross
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
December 28, 1841
Materials/Techniques: 
ink on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4026.957
Department: 
Collection: 
Signed, "John Ross".
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