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John W. Swain Papers, 1862-1911

 Collection
Identifier: MC-1954-202

Scope and Contents

This collection of papers contains a declaration of citizenship to John W. Swain in the Cherokee Nation (1822), a letter signed by D. W. Bushyhead, Principal Chief of the Cherokees, a letter to Rebecca Swain from Senator Robert Owen, letters regarding family matters, a divorce decree, bills of sale, etc.

Dates

  • 1869 - 1911

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Access is by appointment only.

Extent

11 items

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

Good condition.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Helmerich Center for American Research at Gilcrease Museum. Repository

Contact:
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