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Scope and Contents Over 80 documents relating to the Cherokee Nation, including letters and telegrams between agents of the Eastern Immigrant & Western Cherokee Association, a lobbyist in DC and other parties. Also included are a newspaper clippings and US Congressional House Bills.
Dates: 1919 - 1922
Scope and Contents George W. Grayson was Principal Chief of the Creek Nation in 1918, and these are a few papers from that administration such as deeds sent from the court for him to certify as Chief; plans for a memorial to Pleasant Porter, a former chief; and routine correspondence with the Hon. Cato Sells, Commissioner of Indian Affairs. One item is a letter of protest against Creek Indians serving in the military forces outside of the United States in World War I.
- Names: Grayson, G. W. (George Washington), 1843-1920 X
- The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives 1
- Helmerich Center for American Research at Gilcrease Museum. 1
- Cherokee Indians -- Government relations. 1
- Cherokee Indians -- History -- 20th century. 1
- Cherokee Indians -- Politics and government. 1
- Cherokee Indians. 1
- Eastern or Emigrant Cherokees. 1