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Collection Reference Number GLC08055.15
From Archive Folder Indian treaties 
Title Convention Between the Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians
Date 24 March 1837
Document Type Pamphlet; Government document; Land transaction document
Content Description "Articles of Convention and Agreement" made on 17 January 1837 allowing the Chickasaw to create a district within the Choctaw land and to have representation in the Choctaw General Council. Authorized by President Martin Van Buren. Ratified on 24 March 1837.
Subjects American Indian History  Treaty  Government and Civics  Diplomacy  President  Land Transaction  Immigration and Migration  Refugees  
People Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Native Americans; Government & Politics; 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