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Accession number 1997.19
Catalog Number 1997.19.2
Object Name Letter
Scope & Content Letter is written from Tallhassee; mentions Miami Rivers; the keys; Everglades. Includes, "before I left Tallahasee (I) mentioned to the Secretary of War...and his answer on my return has a prospect of a speedy removal of the Indians. I have concluded therefore to take no action against the Indians..but to await the next session of Congress. Therefore no troops will be raised this summer if the Indians keep quiet."
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Creator Thomas Brown
Title ALS Thomas Brown
Date 04/29/1851
Pub Date 4/29/1851
Catalog date 2008-08-06
Condition Good
Imagefile 003\1997192.JPG
Size 9 3/4'' x 8''