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Letter from leaders of the Cherokee Nation to Governor Clement C. Clay.

TRANSCRIPT INCLUDED. Cherokee leaders express their concerns over relations with the United States. The leaders have formed a delegation to represent them in dealings with the government, and they ask Governor Clay to prevent the state legislature from passing any laws regarding Indian lands until negotiations are complete.

Creator: Cherokee Nation
Date: October 26, 1835
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Correspondence

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 3: Standard(s) 6
Grade 4: Standard(s) 3
Grade 5: Standard(s) 10
Grade 10: Standard(s) 7 10 13

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