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Object ID 1987.064.001
Object Name Document
Scope & Content Photocopy of a testimonial on behalf of Cherokees living in Haywood and Macon Counties stating that they have received no annuities; have been subject to laws of North Carolina; have conducted themselves as "peaceable Citizens;" have made progress in the "Business of farming;" and are "more temperate than the same number of whites in any part of the state."

See Harmon, "North Carolina Cherokees and the New Echota Treaty;" North Carolina Historical Review, July 1929, for source of Testimonial".

Catalog type Archive
Collection Testimonial, Citizens of Macon and Haywood Counties
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact