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Chief of the Chickasaws addresses the people of the United States...
Item # 666397
March 30, 1802
BALANCE, & COLUMBIAN REPOSITORY, Hudson, New York, March 30, 1802 Inside has: A Talk From Channoby-Mingo, King Of The Chickasaws, To The People Of The United States Of America, signed in type: Channoby Mingo.
It's an interesting letter in which he talks about the differences between Indian chiefs and American "headsmen".
Another page has a brief item: "Commodore Truxton, it is said, has resigned his office in the Navy of the United States."
Eight pages, 9 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War