Employment

Summary: 
A request of Josiah Speen asking permission to sell land to reimburse Deacon Jonathan Rice for items stolen from Rice by Speen's son Daniel, who was one of Rice's servants
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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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
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A complaint of the treatment of men in the the employ of the whale fishery to include Indians and a request for an inquiry into the matter
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Nantucket
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A request of Priscilla Freeman for financial assistance in the care of her mother, Jemima Easton
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Deep Bottom
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A complaint of injustices at the hands of their guardians and a request for the removal of the said guardians
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A request for relief from the encroachments of neighbors and others outside of the community and a description of the losses resulting from the encroachments
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Christiantown
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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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
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A complaint against outside influence in their political process and lack of care provided to their indigent
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A remonstrance against the removal of the guardianship of the Chappaquiddick Indians
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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