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1724.08.31.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0016_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request from William Jeffery, an Indian man of Harwich, MA, seeking compensation for military service, having sustained a wound at Fort George while under the command of Colonel Westbrook.
1696.01.28.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A record of the sentencing to bond slavery of three Indian men, Ralph Jones, Robin Sepit, and John Sepit, for terms of two years each, for theft
1695.07.09.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A record of the sentencing to bond slavery of an Indian man, Stephen Wampum, for a term of one year for theft
1808.01.28.00_page1
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Herring Pond Wampanoag Tribe
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A remonstrance of the Herring Pond and Black Ground Tribe expressing satisfaction with the current regulations regarding their governance.
1865.02.07.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for financial assistance from the State to allow for repair of their house
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
1651.10.23.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0006_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by John Eliot seeking additional land for the Indian plantation at Natick
1684.10.15.02_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0053_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of John Brigham on behalf of the Town of Marlborough, with a certification by several Nipmuc, seeking authority for the sale of land in Whip Suffrage
1685.05.30_page1.png
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
1760.01.03.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for the Court to articulate the details of an order authorizing the construction and operation of a grist mill on Indian land
1761.04.09.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0038_0002.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A resolve granting Joseph Metack additional funds for his military service and in consideration of his three years held in captivity by the enemy
1772.04.14.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0114_0002.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Fall River/Troy
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A resolution empowering the guardians to sell five and three quarters acres of land owned by Lydia Squinn in order to pay debts