Browse

Search

Sort

Keywords

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.
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.
1684.10.15.01_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0050_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by Matthew Rice to the Massachusetts General Court asking for confirmation of his land purchased from the Natick Indians
1684.09.19.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0058_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A remonstrance against the sale of land near Whip Suffrage and a request for redress
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
1659.10.21.01_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0012_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick, Pawtucket, Nipmuc
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
A request that the exchange of land between Chelmsford and the Indian town of Pawtucket be confirmed and that Natick, Hassanamisco, Nashoba, and Okommakamesit be laid out and protected from alienation
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
1841.01.27.00_page1.JPG
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by the tribe that Overseer Ezra Hewitt be removed from service due to negligence and be replaced with either Charles Wheeler or Gurdon S. Crandall
1779.03.31.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Education, Religion, & Missionary Efforts, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
1707.05.25.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0045_0027.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nauset
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request from an English colonist for permission to purchase land that was given him by a Nauset Indian