Appeal of Cherokee Delegates.  Against pending legislation which would extend the jurisdiction of U.S. courts over Indian Territory, destroy Cherokee courts, and effectively remove self-government by the Indians; violates treaties.
Johnson's Bibliographic Reference
Serial Set Citation
Cherokee Indians - Government * Indian Territory - Jurisdiction
Congressional Document Number
S. Doc. No. 24, 55th Cong., 1st Sess. (1897)
Number of Pages