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In 1773 the Treaty of Augusta, concluded at the request of both Cherokee and
Creek Indians, ceded more than 2,000,000 tribal acres in Georgia to relieve a
seemingly hopeless Indian indebtedness to white traders. In 1775 the Overhill ...
It is the market centre for many Quiche Maya Indian villages in the neighbouring
highlands and is one of Guatemala's most famous tourist spots. On Thursdays
and Sundays, Indians market their products in the large central plaza. They
He served as deputy superintendent of northern Indian affairs for 16 years (1756-
72). Migrating from Ireland in 1741, Croghan settled on the western frontier near
Carlisle, Pa., and won early success in trade with the Indians. His rapport with ...
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