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Scope and Contents Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, Creek (Muskogee) tribal materials, scrapbooks, photos, memorabilia and printed matter, pertaining to Samuel Austein Worcester, missionary to the Cherokees, his daughter Anna Eliza Worcester Roberston, his granddaughter Alice Mary Robertson, her father William Schenck Roberson, other members of her family, the reverent Timothy Hill, Robert McGill Loughridge, John Lowrie, James C. Pilling, and Pleasant Porter. Concerns missions, indian education, printing and...
Dates: 1815 - 1932
Scope and Contents Two letters from Anthony Wayne relating to the Creek (Muskogee) and Delaware peoples and captives.
Dates: 1791 - 1795
Content Description Minutes of a meeting of the " Council of the Chiefs of the whole Cherokee Nation" begun on May 20th, 1795, at Estanaula, in which the establishment of a trading post on the Tennessee River to serve the Cherokees, Chikasaws, Choctaws and Creeks was discussed, among other issues.In attendance were John McKee, agent to the Cherokees; Creeks including Attusamalan, Chinnippoe, and John O'Kelly; Cherokees including The Little Turkey, The Badger, John Watts, The Bloody Fellow, and others;...
Scope and Contents This eighty-seven page document is a Treaty of Friendship and Allegiance made at North Fork Village on the North Fork of the Canadian River between the Confederate States of America and the Choctaws, Chickasaws, and Creeks. This treaty is "An Act for the protection of certain Indian Tribes." It is signed by Albert Pike, Commissioner "with plenary powers" of the Confederate States, and by the commissioners of the three Indian Nations, July 12, 1861.
Identifier: A44.C913 1908-Oversize
Dates: 1808 - 1909
Scope and Contents These are miscellaneous, mostly important, papers relating to Creek tribal affairs. In 1782 Governor Martin held a conference at Savannah with the Tallahassee King and the Headmen and Warriors of the Upper and Lower Creek Nations. In addition to three documents concerning this conference, there are "talks" by John Crutchfield, who could not attend the original "talk," sent to the governor by George Walton, saying that the "Indians are illy used by a number of disorderly persons."In...
Dates: 1782 - 1893
Scope and Contents This artificial collection was brought together initially as the the old American Indian Law and History Collection from miscellaneous acquisitions that had accrued over twenty years of collecting. Later the collection's scope was broadened somewhat and the title was changed. It is presently a collection of historical documents, correspondence, photographs and ephemera relating to the governments, citizenship, and lands primarily of those tribes located in Oklahoma Indian Territory. The...
Dates: 1724 - 1981
Scope and Contents Jackson Barnett "the world's richest Indian" was a wealthy Creek Indian, concerning whose estate there was a great deal of litigation. These papers concern that litigation and the determination of his heirs. One page (typescript) is a short biography of Jackson Barnett.
Dates: 1937 - 1939
Scope and Contents These letters deal with various matters con cerning the Creeks in Georgia, Alabama, and Florida. In August, 1836, Henry Stanton, Adjutant-General from Headquarters Army of the South, Tuskeegee, signs an order of Maj. Gen. Thomas S. Jesup (1788-1860) appointing Col. John A. Campbell as Commissioner to treat with the chiefs of the Creeks and help them with their land claims.In another letter, Jesup requests more troops for Major Dear born to prevent the hostile Creeks from leaving...
Dates: 1836 - 1837
Scope and Contents Henry Knox, Secretary of War, and formerly a Revolutionary General, writes to Marinus Willett on July 3, 1790, about negotiations with the Creeks concerning treaties and agreements. Willett answers Knox on July 12. Alexander McGillivray, the noted Creek Chief, is mentioned in both letters. Knox warns Willett about a Captain or Colonel Howard sent by the Spaniards to watch Chief McGillivray.
- Subject: Creek Indians X
- Helmerich Center for American Research at Gilcrease Museum. 9
- The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives 7
- Worcester family 2
- Worcester, S. A. (Samuel Austin), 1798-1859 2
- Barnett, Jackson, 1856-1934 1
- Blount, William, 1749-1800 1
- Bowles, William Augustus, 1763 or 1764-1805 1
- Cherokee Nation. National Council 1
- Donaldson, Thomas Blaine, 1876-1947 1
- Eberstadt, Edward, 1883-1958 1
- Henry, Amos 1
- Hicks, Charles Renatus, 1767-1827 1
- Jenkins, John Holmes 1
- Jesup, Thomas Sidney, 1788-1860 1
- Knox, Henry, 1750-1806 1
- Lansdowne, William Petty, Marquis of, 1737-1805 1
- Lindsey, Lilah Denton, 1860-1943 1
- Logsdon, Guy William 1
- McGillivray, Alexander, approximately 1740-1793 1
- McIntosh, Waldo Emerson "Dode" 1
- McKee, John, 1771-1832 1
- Misch, Fannie Brownlee 1
- Pike, Albert, 1809-1891 1
- Robertson, Alice Mary, 1854-1931 1
- Shleppey, John W., 1901-1975 1
- Telfair, Edward, approximately 1735-1807 1
- University of Tulsa. McFarlin Library 1
- Unknown provenance 1
- Wayne, Anthony, 1745-1796 1
- Willett, Marinus, 1740-1830 1 ∧ less