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Gratitude to the Great Chief

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PublicationLowrie, Walter and St. Clair Clarke, Matthew, eds. American State Papers: Documents, Legislative and Executive, of the Congress of the United States. 38 Vols. Washington, DC: Gales and Seaton, 1832. (no image)
Document Information
Date April 1, 1791
Author Name Little Beard (primary)
Recipient Name [not available]
Summary Little Beard expresses his gratitude to the Great Chief, General Washington, for the grant of lands given in perpetuity to his people.
Document Format Modern Printed Transcription of Letter/Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Little Beard; Brother of the Thirteen Fires; your Great Chief Honandaganius, General washington; our children's children; our women; ;
Related Places Philadelphia; Massachusetts; New York; Pennsylvania; ;
Keywords right of their lands; grant given by the Great Chief, General Washington; great paper in the hands of O'Beel; certain grants to lands; ;
Key Phrases Now we want you to show with your finger how large the lands are which are given to us.

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