200 Alabama Bicentennial

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Letter from J.F. Schermerhorn in New Echota, Georgia, to Governor Clement C. Clay.

TRANSCRIPT INCLUDED. Schermerhorn discusses the Treaty of New Echota, which had been signed the day before. He mentions the terms of the treaty, including Cherokee removal.

Creator: J.F. Schermerhorn
Date: 1835
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Correspondence

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Grade 5: Standard(s) 10
Grade 10: Standard(s) 7 10 13

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