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1857.02.05.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Fall River/Troy
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
Affirmation by numerous townspeople of the Indian lineage of Zerviah Gould Mitchell
Original Date Description: 
1857.02.05
1783.06.20.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0239_0004.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Natick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A resolve empowering guardians Josiah Stone, Joseph Twitchel and Eloazer Kingsbury to sell land on behalf of native peoples of Natick, and the General Court's response
Original Date Description: 
1783.06.20
1696.10.03.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0030_0066_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Christiantown, Deep Bottom, Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah), Nantucket, Chappaquiddick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Arts & Abstract Ideas
Summary
A request by Matthew Mayhew and James Coffin for the General Court to approve a bounty for liquor seized by native peoples in Dukes County and Nantucket, and the General Court's response
Original Date Description: 
1696.10.03
1767.06.06.00_page1petitions_masa_na_45X_0118_0004_0001.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Chappaquiddick
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty, Settlement, Migration, & Resettlement
Summary
A request by John Norton for the interposition of the General Court regarding land disputes at Edgartown, and the Court's response
Original Date Description: 
1767.06.06
1775.11.27.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A complaint regarding the inaction of their guardians in providing relief to the tribe
Original Date Description: 
1775.11.27
1785.06.10.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of Joseph Aaron and other Indians at Grafton that they might receive interest due to them
Original Date Description: 
1785.06.10
1854.03.10.02_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Deep Bottom
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of numerous inhabitants of the Town of Tisbury that relief be granted to Jemima Easton
Original Date Description: 
1854.03.10
1847.01.28.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Mashpee Wampanoag
Category
Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A prayer in support of the petition of Oaks A. Coombs and others concerning the hunting of waterfowl
Original Date Description: 
1847.01.28
1839.01.23.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of the Hassanamisco Indians praying that a fund for their benefit, which has been lost under the management of the Trustees, appointed by the Commonwealth, may be made good
Original Date Description: 
1839.01.23
1849.01.00.00_page1.jpg
Community
Native Northeast Research Collaborative, Nipmuc
Category
Work, Poverty, & Economy, Geography, Land, & the Environment, Culture & Society, Politics, Power, & Sovereignty
Summary
A request of the Hassanamisco Indians praying that a fund for their benefit, which has been lost under the management of the Trustees, appointed by the Commonwealth, may be made good
Original Date Description: 
1849.01.00