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Treaty with the Cherokee Nation of Indians

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Source Name Image(s)
CollectionNational Archives and Records Administration: Senate, Treaties, RG46 view image
CollectionPrinted Version only (no image)
PublicationHays, J.E., ed. Indian Treaties Cessions of Land in Georgia 1705-1837. Atlanta: Georgia Department of Archives and History, 1941. (no image)
PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States, Vol. IV, Indian Affairs. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date October 2, 1798
Author Name Thomas Butler (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Articles of a Treaty between the United States and the Cherokee Indians.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes Enclosed in Adams to U. S. Senate, 1/15/1799
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Thomas Butler; George Walton; Commissioners of the United States; President [Adams]; Executive of the State of Tennessee [John Sevier]; Cherokee Hunters; white man; Indian proprietor; Senate; ;
Related Places Holston River; Tennessee; Tellico block house; Wildcat rock; Militia spring; Maryville road; Chilhowee mountain; Nine-mile creek; Hawkins' line; great Iron mountain; Little river; Tugelo river; Clinch river; Emmery's river; Campbell's line; War Office; Kentucky road; Cumberland mountain; Cumberland River; ;
Keywords misunderstanding; peace and friendship; boundaries; ninety days' notice; further delays; Indian lands; doing justice to the Cherokees; adjustment of the boundary line; interests and safety of said States; existing treaties; protection of the United States; maps or charts; boundary between the United States and the Cherokee Nation; relinquishment and cession; goods, wares, and merchandise; principal towns; annual stipends; supplies of provisions; expense; horses stolen; cash; animosities; aggressions; thefts; plunderings; council house near Tellico; ;
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