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Cherokee Indians -- History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Penelope Johnson Allen research notes, correspondence, and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-002
Scope and Contents This collection contains research notes, correspondence, clippings, histories, photographs, receipts, deeds, and research notes on the topics of Brainerd Mission and the Cherokee Indians that were created or collected by Penelope Johnson Allen primarily from 1933 to 1976. The collection also documents the historian's work with the Daughters of the American Revolution to preserve the cemetery at Brainerd Mission in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

State of Georgia Cherokee Land Lottery land grant

 Collection — Box 1: [11988006885522]
Identifier: MS-127
Scope and Contents The State of Georgia Cherokee Land Lottery land grant collection includes a single land grant issued by the state of Georgia to Richard Banks in 1846.

Anne Bachman Hyde correspondence and research notes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-021
Scope and Contents This collection includes material relating to the Cherokee Indians and their removal; the Brainerd Mission; the Civil War; the South; the United Daughters of the Confederacy; historical documents (including two letters from Teddy Roosevelt), publications and journals, and literature and art. Also includes materials relating to Chattanooga lawyer and historian, Charles McGuffey (1842-1916), and this portion includes several letters and documents pertaining to his grandfather, the noted ...

Robert Sparks Walker manuscripts, correspondence, and papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-081
Scope and Contents The Robert Sparks Walker manuscripts, correspondence, and papers collection includes correspondence, financial records, scrapbooks, and other personal papers as well as manuscripts and drafts of books, articles, and poetry authored by the Chattanooga naturalist, writer, poet, and local historian from 1896 to 1962. Highlights of this collection include the manuscript and dummies for Walker's Pulitzer Prize nominated book, Torchlights to the Cherokees: The Brainerd Mission.