Chowan materials, Frank G. Speck Papers

Tuscarora includes: Ska:rù:rę'
Tutelo includes: Yesan
Chowanoke includes: Chowanoc
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
North Carolina--History | Warfare
1 folder
The Chowan materials in the Frank G. Speck Papers consist of one folder labeled III(7B5c), "Tuscarora -- c. Reading notes on the Chowan (incorporated by Tuscarora)." It consists of one page of reading notes on the Chowans, taken from the North Carolina Colonial Records, regarding encroachments of colonists, incorporation by Tuscaroras in 1733, land sale in 1735. Two pages of reading notes on the Mattamuskeet Indians, 1713-1728, from same source, particularly relating to Tuscarora War and mentioning Coree Indians as well. Three notecards labelled "Tutelo" (taken from General John S. Clark), "Suwanoos" (Shawnees, also taken from Clark), and "Nessoneicks" (taken from Bland, Discovery of New Brittaine).
Frank G. Speck Papers Mss.Ms.Coll.126