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In this letter to Reverend Samuel Bolles, Robert Simerwell addresses his activities after returning to Indiana after having spent several months traveling in Pennsylvania and New York. Simerwell tells Bolles that he recently visited a party of 250 Native Indians on the Wabash who were preparing to move west of the Mississippi. Simerwell also mentions that the Native Indians are led by a man named Keo-Kuck, who is ready to led a number of Native Indians west of the Missouri and south of the Kanzas (Kansas) river. Simerwell explains to Bolles that Keo-Kuck "is a powerful man and exercises great influence over other tribes as well as his own."

Creator: Simerwell, Robert, 1786-1868
Date: April 11, 1833

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Item Number: 219233
Call Number: Robert Simerwell Coll. #500, Box 2 Correspondence and reports, 1833 March-April
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 219233

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