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A letter from Chief John Ross has been found that allegedly encourages Cherokees to petition against a treaty and against emigration. As a result of the letter, meetings are being…

Image, found in Cherokee Indian Agency (TN): Page 39 · 26 Nov 2009 You

Elbert Herring (1777- 1876) signed many of the letters in this volume. A native of Vermont, he was Commissioner of Indian Affairs under President Jackson, 1832-1836, presiding…

Image, found in Cherokee Indian Agency (TN): Page 19 · 26 Nov 2009 You

Account of the removal of 400 Cherokee "emigrants" by flatboat, headed for Mussel Shoals where they were to meet a steamboat.

Image, found in Cherokee Indian Agency (TN): Page 31 · 26 Nov 2009 You