Browse Digital Heritage

1846.01.09.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty / Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary: 
A request for aid in the maintenance of certain state paupers
Original Date: 
1846.01.09
1802.00.00.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Geography, Land, & the Environment / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A complaint regarding encroachment on their lands and a request for the appointment of guardians
Original Date: 
1802.00.00
1784.02.06.01_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Nipmuc
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
An order that an inquiry be made into Asa Drury's purchase of Indian land to include the value of the money paid and of the land sold
Original Date: 
1784.02.06
1741.09.16.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0068_0001.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Geography, Land, & the Environment / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request from Isaac Coolidge that the land of Isaac Waban in Natick be confirmed to said Coolidge as reimbursement for his care of Waban
Original Date: 
1741.09.16
1827.05.22.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request for the appointment of Daniel Fellows, Jr. as guardian of the Chappaquiddick Indians
Original Date: 
1827.05.22
1863.01.26.01_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Sally Burr, of the Ponkapaug Tribe, for state aid
Original Date: 
1863.01.26
1870.01.24.02_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Sally Burr and son, James Burr, both of the Ponkapaug Tribe for state aid
Original Date: 
1870.01.24
1849.01.00.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Geography, Land, & the Environment / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of the Hassanamisco Indians praying that a fund for their benefit, which has been lost under the management of the Trustees, appointed by the Commonwealth, may be made good
Original Date: 
1849.01.00
1789.01.00.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts / Work, Poverty, & Economy / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A remonstrance of Gideon Hawley, missionary to the Mashpee, against John Percival as guardian and in support of the recent alteration in the form of government at Mashpee
Original Date: 
1789.01.00
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request that a provision be made that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts bear a just proportion of the costs arising from criminal prosecutions of the Indians of the county
Original Date: 
1862.02.00
1842.02.15.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Geography, Land, & the Environment / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request that fines be imposed on such non-Indians that gather cranberries on Indian land without consent
Original Date: 
1842.02.15
1863.01.00.00_page1.jpg
Community: 
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Deep Bottom
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy / Culture & Society / Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary: 
A request of Priscilla Freeman for financial assistance in the care of her mother, Jemima Easton
Original Date: 
1863.01.00

Search

Keywords