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Title Memorial in behalf of the "Black Bob" band of Shawnee Indians…
Date 1870
Document Type Pamphlet
Names Abbott, Jas B; Big Fox; Bluejacket, Charles
Region Kansas
Keywords treaty, illegal white settlement on Native American lands, Indian removal, mob violence, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Theme Native Americans
Publisher Powell, Ginck & Co.
Place of Publication Washington, D. C.
Additional Information Full title: "Memorial in behalf of the "Black Bob" band of Shawnee Indians: in favor of the issuance of patents to their land in severalty, as provided by the treaty of 1854, and act of Congress of March 3d, 1859, and against any interferance [sic] therewith by legislation". Black Bob was a Shawnee chief who led part of his tribe from their lands in Eastern Missouri to Kansas in about 1826.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 3
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue