LAND GRANT, SIGNED BY THE CHIEF OF THE CHOCTAWS, THE GOVERNOR OF THE CHICKASAWS, AND THE COMMISSIONER OF THE FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES. Greenwood Oklahoma / McCurtain.
LAND GRANT, SIGNED BY THE CHIEF OF THE CHOCTAWS, THE GOVERNOR OF THE CHICKASAWS, AND THE COMMISSIONER OF THE FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES

LAND GRANT, SIGNED BY THE CHIEF OF THE CHOCTAWS, THE GOVERNOR OF THE CHICKASAWS, AND THE COMMISSIONER OF THE FIVE CIVILIZED TRIBES

Ryan, Oklahoma: 1909. Original document. Folio, printed form, accomplished by hand. Awards to John M. Stephens a land grant in the town of Ryan, Oklahoma, formerly Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory, lot 16 in block 61, for a $30 deposit made 7 March 1902. Signed by: Green McCurtain, Principal Chief of the Choctaw Nation; by Douglas H. Johnston, Governor of the Chickasaw Nation; and by J.G. Wright, Commissioner to the Five Civilized Tribes. With the embossed seal of the Recorder of Deeds, Jefferson County, Oklahoma. One page, 14" x 8", docketed on the verso. Very Good. Item #038992

Accompanied by a two-page Wikipedia entry on Green McCurtain (1848-1910), Principal Chief of the Choctaw Nation, delegate to the Sequoyah Constitutional Convention, &c., whose family had moved to Indian Territory in 1833 as part of the Choctaw Trail of Tears, &c., &c.

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