Guide to the John Ross Correspondence, 1857

Summary Information

Title: John Ross Correspondence, 1857
Collection: AC.272
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Abstract:

John Ross Correspondence contains one document from John Ross to National Treasurer Lewis Ross to pay William Campbell for teaching. 

Creator: John Ross

Biographical/Historical Note

John Ross (1790-1866) was the Cherokee Nation Principal Chief who led the Cherokees from their homeland in Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee to Oklahoma.

Scope and Contents

John Ross Correspondence contains one document from John Ross to National Treasurer Lewis Ross to pay William Campbell for teaching.

Arrangement

This collection is housed in one archival folder.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

The W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection purchased this collection from Michael Ginsberg Books on October 27, 2005. The accession number is AC.2005.051. It was opened to the public in November, 2005.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley, November, 2005; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, November, 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.272: John Ross Correspondence, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Letter, 1857
 Folder 1