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Cherokee Claims Documents, 1845-01 - 1845-04

 Collection
Identifier: E99.C5-D63 1845

Scope and Contents

Photostatic copies of documents pertaining to claims filed at Fort Gibson and Tahlequah offices of the Commissioner to the Cherokee (Indian Territory) regarding reservation, pre-emption, improvement, spoliation, and other such claims. Claims were filed between January and April 1845 when the commissioner was instructed to close the offices and return to Washington. The offices were established to examine claims of the Cherokee Nation against the United States under the treaty of 1835-6.

Dates

  • 1845-01 - 1845-04

Physical Description

Some typed transcriptions exist.

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Extent

1 item : [116] leaves ; 27 x 29 cm

Language of Materials

English

Call Number

E99.C5 D63 1845 Milam Oversize

Physical Description

Some typed transcriptions exist.
Title
Cherokee Claims Documents, 1845-01 - 1845-04
Status
Completed
Author
I. Marc Carlson
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
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Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)