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Osage Indians -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Jacob Astor letter

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292330]
Identifier: Vault MSS 579
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter. Astor states he has received payment for a shipment of beaver pelts and wool.

Dates: 1820

Bill Williams letter

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292314]
Identifier: Vault MSS 580
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters each written on June 30, 1817 at Fort Osage and addressed to G. C. Sibley. These are receipts for services rendered and for goods received. One item acknowledges "services on interpretation of the Osage language."

Dates: 1817 June 30