Declaration of the Seneca Nation of Indians in general council assembled with the accompanying documents. Also an address to the chiefs and people, of that nation. by Seneca Nation

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Presented to the Standing Committee on Indian Concerns of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting, Society of Friends.

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ContributionsBaltimore Yearly Meeting of Friends (Hicksite : 1828-1968). Standing Committee on the Indian Concern.
LC ClassificationsE99.S3 F82
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Pagination53 p. ;
Number of Pages53
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Open LibraryOL6524364M
LC Control Number10027907

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