1854 September 20 Letter to Bishop Draper

Title

1854 September 20 Letter to Bishop Draper

Description

Bishop Draper is instructed to give Ratah, a Shoshone chief and "beef creature."

Type

Correspondence
Indian Affairs

Sender

Daniel H. Wells

Recipient

Bishop Draper

Date

1854 September 20

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Indian Affairs

extracted text

G. S. L. City Septr. 20/54

Bishop Draper,

Upon receipt, you <will> give Ratah a shoshone Indian chief a Beef and render the account to the supt's office. If you have no other you can give the one that went hack that brother Smith turned in on tithing, but you must not fail to give them a beef creature any how, as they depend upon it,

Daniel H Wells

Item sets

G. S. L. City  Septr. 20/54

Bishop Draper,

Upon receipt, you <will> give Ratah a shoshone Indian chief a Beef and render the account to the supt's office.  If you have no other you can give the one that went hack that brother Smith turned in on tithing, but you must not fail to give them a beef creature any how, as they depend upon it,

Daniel H Wells