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Accession number 2004.1
Catalog Number 2004.1.994
Object Name Book
Scope & Content Letter from John Ross of the Cherokee Nation to Job Roberts Tyson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania reprinted into book form. The letter briefly highlights the history of relations between the Cherokee Nation and European settlers, the problems concerning the 1828 treaty (instituting the Trail of Tears), and why it is not valid. Included in the book are other letters and documents reprinted for added information.
Creator John Ross
Title Letter from John Ross, the Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation, to a Gentleman of Philadelphia
Collection Pat Wickman Geneaology dept
Date 1838
Catalog date 2008-07-09
Condition Good
Imagefile 014\20041994.JPG