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1758.09.05.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0019_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request that Gideon Hawley be granted land for a house lot, improvement rights to 30 cleared acres, and, while minister to the tribe, use of enough marsh land so as to harvest five tons of hay, and the right to harvest firewood from tribal lands
Original Date Description: 
September 05, 1758
1768.00.00.01_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0098_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Undetermined
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request to the Court for the release of funds necessary to support three Indian children put under his care
Original Date Description: 
1768
1768.01.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0092_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Undetermined
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Culture & Society, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request to the Court for the release of funds necessary to support three Indian children put under his care
Original Date Description: 
January 1768
1776.00.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0144_0010_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request for liberty to sell a parcel of unimproved common land to Simeon and Nathaniel Fish
Original Date Description: 
1776
1779.04.27.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0223_0002_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request for authorization to grant a piece of land to Rev. Gideon Hawley, their longtime minister, in order to encourage his efforts at Mashpee
Original Date Description: 
April 27, 1779
1758.09.05.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0019_0001.jpg
Community
Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request that Gideon Hawley be granted land for a house lot, improvement rights to 30 cleared acres, and, while minister to the tribe, use of enough marsh land so as to harvest five tons of hay, and the right to harvest firewood from tribal lands
Original Date Description: 
September 05, 1758
1776.00.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0144_0010_0001.jpg
Community
Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request for liberty to sell a parcel of unimproved common land to Simeon and Nathaniel Fish
Original Date Description: 
1776
1779.04.27.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0223_0002_0003.jpg
Community
Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts
Summary
A request for authorization to grant a piece of land to Rev. Gideon Hawley, their longtime minister, in order to encourage his efforts at Mashpee
Original Date Description: 
April 27, 1779
1840.07.22.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Fish's account of his removal from the Mashpee meeting house and the parsonage by the Indian community
Original Date Description: 
1840.07.22
1837.01.10.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
An expression of Fish's desire to stay in the ministry at Mashpee and an appeal to Walker for his support in the matter
Original Date Description: 
1837.01.10
1836.01.00.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A number of Mashpee find their support of the religious institutions is based upon their ancestors' example
Original Date Description: 
1836.01.00
1836.04.10.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
The request of a large part of the Mashpee tribe to dismiss Phineas Fish and have access to Harvard's Indian fund
Original Date Description: 
1836.04.10