Talk of Old Tassel with Governor of Georgia

Document Information
Date February 24, 1786
Author Name Chief Tosell (primary)
Recipient Name Governor Edward Telfair (primary)
Summary Talk of the Cherokee Chief "Old Tossell" (Old Tassel) to the Governor of Georgia asking that he keep John Sevier and his "bad men" from raiding the Cherokee towns. Fear of disturbance from white settlers, who frightened their women and children into the woods and plundered their homes. They seek peace.
Document Format Autograph Document Signed
Source Collection: Georgia Historical Society: #71- Joseph Bevan Papers

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