MS 4747 Copy of letter from Benjamin Gold concerning a visit to the Cherokee Nation

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4747
Creators:
Gold, Benjamin
Dates:
December 8, 1829
Languages:
Undetermined
.
Physical Description:
4 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Describes a wagon trip made by Gold and his wife to visit their daughter Harriet, who in March, 1826, had married Elias Boudinot, a Cherokee student at the Foreign Mission School in Cornwall, Connecticut, and had moved with him to New Echota.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4747

Place
Place
Cherokee Nation New Echota

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4747, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Copied from Historical Records of the Town of Cornwall, Theodore S. Gold, ed., 1904 (1st ed. 1877), pages 37-39.
Custodial History
Typescript received from Joan Terrall (Mrs. Robert), Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut, February 1965; covering letters of February 3, and March 28, 5 pages, filed with Manuscript.
Custodial History
Previously titled "Letter to his brother, Cornwall, Connecticut."

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cherokee Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/