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Hays, Andrew (fl. 1836) Choctaw Indians, By Andrew Hays, Agent

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03776.17 Author/Creator: Hays, Andrew (fl. 1836) Place Written: [Washington] Type: Pamphlet Date: 1 February 1836 Pagination: 3p ; 22 x 14.1 cm.

Summary of Content: 24th Congress 1st Session Doc. No. 119 House of Representatives

Background Information:

People: Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Calhoun, John Caldwell, 1782-1850

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Subjects: Government and CivicsAmerican Indian HistoryCongressAmerican West

Sub Era: Age of Jackson

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