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Title:[Resolution] 1819 Jan. 8 United States Senate : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:United States Senate

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Date: January 8, 1819
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a resolution dated January 8, 1819 by the United States Senate requesting that the President initiate negotiations with the Chicasaw Indians for the cession of a four mile tract of land to the state of Tennessee.
Collection:Governor Joseph McMinn Papers
Document: sl761

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Friday Jany [January]. 8th 1819

Mr [Mister]. Williams of Tennessee submitted the following resolution, Resolved the President of the United States be requested to institute a negotiation with the Chicasaw tribe of Indians for the cession of a tract of land four miles square including a [unclear: salt spring reserved ] to said tribe by th- 4th article of a treaty concluded on the 19th day of oct [October]. 1818 said cession when made shall be for the benefit of the state of Tennessee on said state paying the expense of holding said treaty__

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[added: Resolution of the Senate of the U [United]. States ]

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