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1693.04.06.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0066_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of John Cook of Dartmouth, Massachusetts, one of the ancient proprietors asking for the return of land given to him in trust by Papamoo
1675.12.13.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0025_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Wamesit
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
Request by the Town of Chelmsford about the return of some Wamesit, causing fear and distrust among the colonists
1676.03.23.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0031_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
Request by the people of Dorchester to remove Indian servants and keep other Indians out of their town
1668.06.25.02_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
1703.01.01.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0079_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by James Speen, an Indian from Nashoba, on behalf of other Indians, asking for compensation for firearms that were taken from them at the end of King Philip's War and subsequently lost
1701.06.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0076_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for and confirmation of the title to a tract of land at Natick
1681.05.18.02_page1.png
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Request by the widow for the support of her children after the financial loss of her family from Indian attacks