Chapter 9: The Cherokee Nation and Removal

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A map of the Indian Nations in the Southern Department 1766Author: De Brahm, John Gerar William, 1717-ca 1799

Title: A map of the Indian Nations in the Southern Department 1766

Location: Georgia Historical Society Manuscript Collection

Call Number: MS 1361-MP 325


Cherokee Indians relocation papers, 1815-1838Author: Abrams, Harvey Dan, 1930-1999

Title: Cherokee Indians relocation papers, 1815-1838

Location: Georgia Historical Society Manuscript Collection

Call Number: MS 927


Elisha Strickland land grant, 1834Author: Strickland, Elisha

Title: Elisha Strickland land grant, 1834

Location: Georgia Historical Society Manuscript Collection

Call Number: MS 769


Memorial and protest of the Cherokee nation : (to accompany bill R.H. no.695) : memorial of the Cherokee representatives, submitting the protest of the Cherokee nation against the ratification, execution and enforcement of the treaty negotiated at New Echota in December, 1835.Author: [Washington]: Blair & Rivers, printers, 1836

Title: Memorial and protest of the Cherokee nation : (to accompany bill R.H. no.695) : memorial of the Cherokee representatives, submitting the protest of the Cherokee nation against the ratification, execution and enforcement of the treaty negotiated at New Echota in December, 1835.

Location: Georgia Historical Society Rare Pamphlet Collection

Call Number: E99.C5 C454 1836


Memorial of John Ross and others : representatives of the Cherokee nation of Indians, on the subject of the existing difficulties in that nation, and their relations with the United States. Author: [Washington]: Ritchie & Heiss, 1846

Title: Memorial of John Ross and others : representatives of the Cherokee nation of Indians, on the subject of the existing difficulties in that nation, and their relations with the United States.

Location: Georgia Historical Society Rare Pamphlet Collection

Call Number: E99.C5 C458 1846


Additional GHS Resources on The Cherokee Nation and Removal

Georgia Days Honoree: Sequoyah

Cherokee Land Lottery Historical Marker

Today in Georgia History: December 29, 1835 Treaty of New Echota

Today in Georgia History: September 15, 1831 Worcester v. Georgia

Today in Georgia HIstory: October 27, 1828 Dahlonega Gold Rush