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In this letter to Jotham Meeker of the Thomas Mission, Robert Simerwell expresses his thoughts on the steps being taken by the United States Government to remove Indians from lands being overtaken by white settlers. In particular, Simerwell wonder what the government's actions might mean for the Indians he deals with on a daily basis, as well as what they mean for the United States. Concerning himself, Simerwell wonders if he will be able to continue his work because "there is a cloud hanging over my future prospects as a Missionary" due to the actions of the U.S. Congress.

Creator: Simerwell, Robert, 1786-1868
Date: March 2, 1830

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Item Number: 219169
Call Number: Robert Simerwell Coll. 500, Box 1, Correspondence and reports, 1830 March-April
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219169

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