Choctaw materials, Samuel George Morton Papers

Choctaw | Creek
Language(s): English
Date: December 16, 1832
Type: Text
Extent: 3 pages
Description: Letter discussing grave robbing of Indigenous ancestors' remains. Pitcher gives route for Mr. Conrad (conchologist) to go west, tells of migration of Choctaws, road, and explorations for land for them. Has a Creek skeleton he will send when the river gets high enough.
Samuel George Morton Papers (Mss.B.M843)