Cherokee materials, Indian and Military Affairs of Pennsylvania, 1737-1775

Cherokee | Delaware
Alternate forms: Lenape
Language(s): English
Date: 1757-1759
Type: Text
Extent: 4 items
Description: Letters to Richard Peters, Governor Denny, and the Commissioners for Indian Affairs mentioning Cherokees. Topics include 150 Cherokees, a few Hambus and Delaware warriors at Ray's Town camp; a report of six Cherokee who saw French army on move; and information received from Job Chillway. Also a long letter from Edmond Atkin to George Croghan giving account of the state of the southern Indian tribes.
Indian and Military Affairs of Pennsylvania, 1737-1775 (Mss.974.8.P19)