Todd A. Herring Archival Collection

Authors

Stephen Noble

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One of the industries in Mississippi both pre- and post-statehood was trapping and trading of animal pelts. This letter, written from one trapper-trader to another, reports that business is slow and the last round of pelts has not yet sold. This item was included in the Scrawl and Order exhibit, http://lib.msstate.edu/exhibits/past/.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Publication Date

1815

Time Period

1810-1820

Geographic Location

Mississippi Territory

Object Type

text

Format (original)

document

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MSS_658_Choctaw_Nation_1815a

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Todd A. Herring Collection

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Letter, Stephen Noble, Pearl River, Mississippi Territory, to Samuel Chapman, Choctaw Nation Agency, 1815

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