Skip to main content

Cherokee Indians -- Relocation

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Isaac Foster letter

 Collection
Identifier: AC-117
Abstract In 1832, Isaac Foster wrote a letter to his son Whitley Foster, who had recently moved to Milledgeville, Georgia from his family's home in Chatham, Connecticut. In the letter, the senior Foster offers his opinion on the Cherokee removal from their homeland, South Carolina's possible secession, provides family news and offers his son advice. This letter contains paragraph discussing opinion of Cherokee removal being unjust and paragraph discussing South Carolina's circa 1832 threats to secede...
Dates: 1832, undated