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Meigs, Josiah, 1757-1822



  • Existence: 1757-08-21 - 1822-09-04


American academic, journalist, and government official.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Treaty of Eastern Indians, 1818-1826

Identifier: MS-157
Scope and Contents

A treaty of several tribes (Seneca, Wyandot, Delaware, etc.) concluded at St. Mary's, Ohio, 1818, and was signed by Vice President Calhoun in 1826. Accompanying this treaty is a very large plat showing the allotment of lands. The plat is signed by Josua Meigs, Surveyor-General of the United States.

Dates: 1818 - 1826