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|Title||Proclamation that Malatchi Opiya Mico be Prince of Creek Nation|
|Date||View date in the chronology|
|Description||Proclamation dated 14 December 1747 announcing the acknowledgement of Malatchi Opiya Mico as Prince of the Creek Nation. The proclamation addresses "all subjects of the Crown of Great Britain" in particular, informing them that the new Prince has power to "Transact all affairs relating to our Nation". The document is signed at the bottom by leaders of the various Creek towns.|
|Places||Frederica, Georgia, United States|
|Keywords||British North America, tribal government, government, government relations, proclamation|
|Theme||American Indians and the European Powers|
|Tribe / Nation||Go to Tribes and Nations page|
"Malatchi declared Emperor of the Creek Nations - December 14th 1747" written on reverse.
Signed Wm. Geo. Freeman, Deputy Secretary.
|Library||The Newberry Library|
|Copyright||The Newberry Library|
|Collection||The Edward E. Ayer Collection|
|Reference||VAULT box Ayer MS 192|