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John Eliot statement

Mss 659312
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 659312

Description

Statement by John Eliot to the General Court of Massachusetts, summarizing circumstances of a raid upon the subjects of Chief Josias by the Mohegans under chief Uncas, and requests, on behalf of the victims, their action in the matter.

Accompanying typed note suggests memorandum may be addressed on the Indian's behalf to the Society for Propagating the Gospel in New England.

Dates

  • 1659-05-12

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.1 linear ft. : 1 leaf ; 19 cm

General

Uncas, chief of the Mohegans, Mohegan Indians, Indians of North America, Massachusetts, Massachusetts General Court

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