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Title Memorial of Nancy Reed, a Cherokee woman, in favour of herself and children, for the value of a reservation of six hundred and forty acres of land, granted to them under the Cherokee treaties of 1817 and 1819
Author Reed, Nancy; Thomas, William Holland (1805-1893); Jarnagin, Spencer (1792-1853)
Date
Document Type Official Record
Names Hardin, Edward; Brewster, Benjamin H.
Places Washington, D.C., Tuckasege River, North Carolina, United States
Keywords land claim, landowner, citizenship, government, government relations, law, Congress of the United States, commissioner, Office of Indian Affairs, treaty
Theme American Indians and the US Government
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Southeast
Additional Information Includes a 'Memorial in favour of the Cherokee Indians who have become citizens of the states of Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and North Carolina' (2 pp.) and a report submitted to the Senate by Mr Jarnagin (5 pp.).
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference Ayer 155 .A2
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue