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William Cocke Letter to George Graham

Identifier: MS-1414
Abstract In this letter to George Graham, William Cocke reports that his efforts to engage the Chickasaw in agricultural pursuits have been partially successful, although they still place a high value on hunting. He also informs Graham that although he does not wish to make difficulties for any public servant, Thomas F. Cheedle's clumsy & unworkman like manner compelled him to refuse to accept any product from his shop before he could inspect it personally. ocke closes with a discussion of the...
Dates: 1817 July 17

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  • Subject: Chickasaw Indians -- Tennessee. X