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Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Original Date Description: 
1676.04.20
1742.11.22.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0100_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Original Date Description: 
1742.11.22
1742.11.29.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0031_0095_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Original Date Description: 
1742.11.29
1772.06.12.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0125_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A detailed accounting of expenditures for individual Ponkapoag Indians, as well as, collective expenses
Original Date Description: 
1772.06.12
1769.05.00.06_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0101_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking authorization to sell enough Indian land so as to pay debts that have accumulated and a further request that the General Court allow for a road to be built through Ponkapoag lands
Original Date Description: 
1769.05.00
1768.06.07.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0093_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request by descendants of Amos Ahaton, on behalf of the tribe, for a resolution to the encroachments made by Robert Redman on tribal lands
Original Date Description: 
1768.06.07
1767.01.28.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0083_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request for compensation for the care of a child born to an Ponkapoag woman indentured to Nathaniel Houghton
Original Date Description: 
1767.01.28
1766.02.00.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0075_0003.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A report by Nathaniel Sparhawk finding Samuel Niles only partially discharged of his debt to the Ponkapoag and reaffirming Billings' responsibility to account for tribal funds annually
Original Date Description: 
1766.02.00
1766.01.23.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0075_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking an order to compel Samuel Niles, a former guardian of the Ponkapoag, to return funds that belong to the tribe
Original Date Description: 
1766.01.23
1763.01.25.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0055_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request seeking authorization to bind out into service a number of Samuel Moho's orphaned children and that the Court compel all the guardians of the Ponkapoag to submit annual accounting of the dealings with the tribe
Original Date Description: 
1763.01.25
1762.05.00.02_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0052_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A complaint by Joseph Billings regarding the difficulty of getting Robert Spur and Samuel Niles to meet and submit annual accounts for their dealings with the Ponkapoag Indians
Original Date Description: 
1762.05.00
1762.05.00.03_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0033_0051_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Massachusett at Ponkapoag
Category
Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
An explanation of the actions of Samuel Niles and Robert Spur, guardians, in response Joseph Billings' petition regarding the inability of all three guardians to meet and file their annual accounts for the Ponkapoag Indians
Original Date Description: 
1762.05.00