Creator

Date Original

1896

Description

This collection contains a promissory note for mare.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Claim of Colored Freedmen of the Cherokee Strip in this collection dated February 28, 1896 is a promissory note for a mare purchased by Andrea and Josh Shepperd from J. Hambrick, H. Nokes, and J.W. Vandergriff. The term Cherokee Freedmen refers to the African-American men and women who were formerly slaves of the Cherokee, their descendants, and those born of unions between formerly enslaved or enslaved African-Americans and Cherokee tribal members before and after the removal of Indians to Indian Territory.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.041.031

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Claim of Colored Freedmen of the Cherokee Strip, SMC.041.031

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Claim of Colored Freedmen of the Cherokee Strip, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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