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In this letter to Robert Simerwell at the Carey Mission, Michigan Territory, Isaac McCoy addresses the "Indian removal question" that eventually resulted in the Indian Removal Act which was signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 26, 1830. McCoy states that "I think the measure of removal will carry," and he suggests that Simerwell will have to wait a short time before needed improvements to the Carey Mission can be addressed. In fact, McCoy explains that Simerwell may soon have to relocate depending on what might follow the passage of the Indian Removal Act.

Creator: McCoy, Isaac, 1784-1846
Date: April 12, 1830

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Item Number: 219170
Call Number: Robert Simerwell Coll. 500, Box 1 Correspondence and reports, 1830 March-April
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219170

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