MS 1912 Assorted historical texts
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1912
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Preston, William Col
Springstone, William
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contains copy of letter dated August 9, 1780, addressed to Col William Preston, relative to a threatened attack by the Indians (Cherokee), signed by Jas. Martin. Also copy of an affidavit by William Springstone, formerly a trader in the Cherokee town of Sciligo (Tciligo) referring to a "treaty" between Raven Chief of the Cherokee and the British Agent in Georgia, and an agreement to attack the inhabitants of Virginia and Carolina. (undated) Includes note on "Black Padoucas" (Bowles, (1792) quoted by Bowen, 1876. Note on the Illinois, Ottawa, Chippewa and Potawatomi, and the Miami,-purchase of land by the U. S. Notes on Civil War, etc.
Scope and Contents
Bibliographic notes from "Arthur, John Preston- Western N. C., 1730 to 1913. Published by the D.A.R. of (?), Raleigh, Edwards and Broughton, 1914."

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1912

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1912, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "Historical texts, miscellany"

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Treaties -- Cherokee Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Land tenure and claims -- Miami Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Odawa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Odawa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chippewa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potawatomi Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ottawa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illinois Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ojibwa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Raven Chief Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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