Choctaw Indians -- Social life and customs.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
In a September 24, 1881, letter to Mr. Berlie in Pennsylvania, historian H. S. Halbert writes about his ethnographic and archaeological work among the Choctaw Indians in Neshoba County, MS. He speaks of attending a ball play, overcoming the suspiciousness of the chief and members of the tribe, and finding difficulties in locating antiquities.
This collection contains two autographed letters regarding Native American treaties signed by Joseph White.