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Title Memorandum [manuscript]: Philadelphia, to Colonel [Samuel] Hodgdon, 1799 Jan. 22
Author Schieffelin, Jacob (1757-1835)
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Jan. 22, 1799, memorandum addressed to Col. Samuel Hodgdon, regarding the goods desired by the Ottawa, Chippewa, Potawatomi, Wyandot, Delaware, and Wabash Indians as part of their annual annuity payments from the U.S. government. Schieffelin specifies that fine blue broadcloth is a necessity for the chiefs of each nation.
Names Schieffelin, Jacob (1757-1835)
Places Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Keywords government, government relations, annuity, payment, money, goods, chief
Theme American Indians and the US Government
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Northeast
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 3165
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue