OIA Roll 418-259 Removal #0197 From Joseph Sinclear to William Medill 5 November 1846

OIA Roll 418-259 Removal #0197 From Joseph Sinclear to William Medill 5 November 1846

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In this letter, Sinclear starts out by stating that the Miamis left the mouth of the Kansas river two days prior, and have been arriving by pony in a scattered fashion. Those that did not arrive on horseback arrived with the contractors along with the baggage in wagons.



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OIA Roll 418-259 Removal #0197 From Joseph Sinclear to William Medill 5 November 1846

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Sinclear mentions another death that occurred among the Miamis. On November 3, 1846, a 16 year old boy perished due to a long term illness. According to Sinclear, the boy had been improving well, but the illness relapsed. Sinclear states that seven Miamis perished during the emigration process.



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OIA Roll 418-259 Removal #0197 From Joseph Sinclear to William Medill 5 November 1846

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Sinclear concludes the letter by stating that he has contacted Col. Vaughan, but is still waiting for a response. Sinclear hopes that Vaughan will make haste in his response, and that he will receive the Miamis soon as ordered.



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