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Collection Reference Number GLC01255
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1817 
Title Appointment of David B. Mitchell as Commissioner of the United States
Date 28 October 1817
Author Monroe, James (1758-1831)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Countersigned by John Quincy Adams as Secretary of State. Appoints Mitchell a commissioner to negotiate with the Creek Nation of Indians in Georgia.
Subjects American Indian History  President  Treaty  Diplomacy  Government and Civics  
People Monroe, James (1758-1831)  Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Government & Politics; Native Americans; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859