|Title:||Articles of agreement between the United States and the Cherokee Nation, for opening a road through the said nation from the state of Tennessee to the state of Georgia, 1803 Oct. 20: a machine-readable transcription|
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|Date:|| October 20, 1803|
|Summary:||This document, dated October 20, 1803, is a copy or draft of an agreement between the United States and the Cherokee Nation for opening a road from Tellico in Tennessee into Georgia in the direction of the University of Georgia at Athens, Georgia. The articles of the agreement enumerate the specific rights and powers reserved to the Cherokee Nation respecting tolls, ferries, and travel along the road. The completed document, with signatures of Cherokee chiefs, also appears in the Southeastern Native American Documents Database as pa0003 .|
|Repository:||Special Collections Library, The University of Tennessee Knoxville|
|Collection:||Penelope Johnson Allen|