Fences

Summary: 
A request from Peter Brand, an Indian physician of Natick, asking for a stay of execution in a land dispute with John Drury
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Natick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request on behalf of John Sanders and his family that a committee be appointed to inquire into encroachments on his lands, together with the accompanying committee report postponing the consideration of said petition.
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Deep Bottom
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A request for the boundary lines of Indian land to be determined and recorded so as to resolve disputes with neighboring non-Natives
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A complaint regarding encroachment on their lands and a request for the appointment of 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
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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
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
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Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A memorial of the Board of Overseers at the District of Mashpee expressing concern about encroachments by non Mashpees
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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Summary: 
A memorial of the Mashpee Indians for the redress of grievances
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Mashpee
Category: 
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A request for redress regarding injustices associated with the division of their lands
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
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Summary: 
A request that a law might be passed to compel the proprietors of lands living remote from the Indian lands on Chappaquiddick to keep in repair their proportion of said boundary fence
Community: 
Indian Papers Project Editors, Chappaquiddick
Category: 
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power & Sovereignty
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