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Collection Reference Number GLC07384.06
From Archive Folder Documents of the Cherokee Nation 
Title Communication of the Delegation of the Cherokee Nation to the President...
Date 1866
Document Type Pamphlet
Content Description Correspondence between John Ross, Principal Chief, and certain officers of the Rebellious States: Defending Cherokee Treaty with Confederacy; the Cherokee Constitution allowing for slavery and segregation of blacks.
Subjects American Indian History  Government and Civics  Confederate States of America  Treaty  Civil War  Slavery  Segregation  African American History  
Place written Washington
Theme Native Americans; Government & Politics; The Presidency
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945