Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement

Exploring communities in various forms:  Southern New England Native communities and the way they change with the development of white European settlements among them. Also, exploring why and how these Native people moved outside their reservation lands and what that movement did to their new and former communities.

Summary: 
A request from the guardians that they may be empowered to place liens on cattle or collect taxes on cattle pastured on proprietors lands
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A request from sundry in the community for the appointment of guardians to assist in dealing with percieved encroachments
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A description of his service to the Mashpee and a request that their grant of land to him be enacted
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A remonstrance against the recent request for an alteration in the form of government at Mashpee
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A request for aid in the maintenance of certain state paupers
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A request for reimbursement of expenses paid on account of Mary Broddy
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A request to sell a portion of his land so that he might have the funds to build a house and pay debts
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A request that the residuals from the estate of Abigail Printer Burnee be granted to the Town of Grafton, Massachusetts
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A request to sell land and with the proceeds to pay debts and purchase an alternative piece of land for the benefit of the tribe
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nipmuc
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Summary: 
A request of the Chappaquiddick Indians concerning land disputes
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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