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us: United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Cherokee Agency


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    • us: United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Western Superintendency. Cherokee Agency
    • us: United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Southern Superintendency. Cherokee Agency
    • us: United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Central Superintendency. Cherokee Agency
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    • Later Established Forms

      • us: United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Union Agency
    • Earlier Established Forms

        United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Cherokee Agency, East United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Cherokee Agency, West
    • Sources

      • found: Letters received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-81. Roll 80-112, Cherokee Agency, 1836-1880, 1959.
      • found: Hill, E.E. The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880, c1974: p. 32-35 (Agent first appointed for Cherokee living east of the Mississippi, principally in Tennessee and Georgia, in 1792; Cherokee Agency in the west established in 1813 for Cherokee living in present day Arkansas; both agencies under Office of Indian Affairs from 1824; both eastern and western agencies were in operation between 1824 and 1839, with correspondence until 1836 relating to the two agencies filed separately under the subheadings "Cherokee East" and "Cherokee West"; Arkansas Cherokee moved to Indian Territory in 1829 while most of the Cherokee living east of the Mississippi did not move until 1838; eastern agency discontinued 1839; Cherokee Agency under Western Superintendency, 1834-1850, and its successors, Southern Superintendency, 1851-1870, and Central Superintendency; in 1874 the Creek, Choctaw and Seminole Agencies were consolidated with the Cherokee Agency to form the Union Agency)
      • notfound: Letters received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-81. Roll 71-76, Cherokee Agency (East), 1824-1836, 1959;Letters received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-81. Roll 77-79, Cherokee Agency (West), 1824-1836, 1959
    • Change Notes

      • 1999-01-05: new
      • 2002-01-12: revised
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