Memorial of the Mohegan Indians concerning Tribal Affairs

Creator:
Mohegan Tribe
Published/Created:
May 13, 1774
Physical Description:
Memorial
Associated Names:
Mohegan Tribe [Author]
Choychoy, Simon [Author]
Connecticut General Assembly [Recipient]
Johnson, Zachary, 1687-1787 [Author]
Lawfirm of Law & Hillhouse [Mentioned within document]
Parsons, Samuel, 1737-1789 [Mentioned within document]
Associated Locations:
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- Hartford [Destination]
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- Hartford [Destination (modern name)]
North America -- British Empire -- Colony of Connecticut -- Mohegan [Mentioned]
North America -- Indian Country -- Mohegan Territory [Mentioned]
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- Hartford [Written (modern name)]
North America -- United States of America -- State of Connecticut -- Montville [Mentioned (modern name)]
Topics:
Abstract Ideas -- Friend Indians
Abstract Ideas -- Peace & Friendship
Culture -- Disputes
Disease/Illness -- Deaths
Government -- Colonial -- Colony of Connecticut -- General Assembly
Government -- Colonial -- Colony of Connecticut -- General Assembly -- Committees
Government -- Tribal -- Mohegan -- Pro-Government Faction -- Councilors -- Zachary Johnson (c.1769-1783+)
Government -- Tribal -- Mohegan -- Pro-Government Faction -- Sachems/Sagamores -- Ben Uncas III (1746-1769)
Land -- Complaints
Land -- Rental
Land -- Reservation/Reserve -- Mohegan
Land -- Use -- Improvement
law -- Attorneys/Solicitors/Barristers
Law -- Legislative Process -- Appointment
Law -- Legislative Process -- Petitions -- Accepted
Race -- African/Black
Race -- Mixed
Race -- Native American
Relations -- Colonial Affairs
Relations -- Tribal Affairs
Repository -- Connecticut State Library
Tribes/Communities -- Mohegan
Tribes/Communities -- Unknown/Foreign
YIPP -- Colony of Connecticut Collection, 1603-1783
Topics:
Uncas, Benjamin, -1769
Wyllys, George, 1710-1796
Tribe:
"Foreign" Indians
Mohegan
Unknown
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Other Dates:
1770 [Mentioned]
June 1, 1774 [Legislative action]
May 12, 1774 [Legislative action]
May 28, 1774 [Legislative action]
Yale Collection:
Yale Indian Papers Project
Digital Collection:
New England Indian Papers Series
Funding Source:
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
Original Repository:
Connecticut State Library
OID:
10682281
PID:
digcoll:2913
Local Record Number:
1774.05.13.00
oid pointer:
10683545
Number of Pages: 2
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