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John Titsworth

The United States to John Titsworth

Date Dollars/Cents
1838 For the hire of two wagons & teams commencing on the 23 April & ending on the 1 May 1838 at $6 per day each. 9 days $108.00
For one day’s each for every 20 miles returning from Salasaw in the Cherokee Country west to McLeans Bottom Arks distance 80 miles 48.00
For ferriage of the Arkansas Riv. returning $3 each 6.00
All as per contract hereto appended Amount $162.00

Received Johnson County Arks 1 May 1838 of Edwd Deas Lt USA.
Signed John Titsworth

Source: RG217, General Accounting Office, Treasury Department, Second Auditor, Indian Accounts, 1817-1922, Edward Deas File


United States to John Titsworth

1838
23 April For one large common tent for the use of the agents with a party of Emigrating Cherokees $12.00

Received McLeans Bottom Ark 23 April 1838 of Lt. Edwd Deas, USA.
Signed John Titsworth

Source: RG217, General Accounting Office, Treasury Department, Second Auditor, Indian Accounts, 1817-1922, Edward Deas File


United States to John Titsworth

1838
April 23d For 375 yds domestic for making tents for 150 Cherokee Indians being 1 1/2 yds for each at 40 cts per yard 75.00

Received McLeans Bottom Ark 23 April 1838 of Lt. Edwd Deas, USA.
Signed John Titsworth

Source: RG217, General Accounting Office, Treasury Department, Second Auditor, Indian Accounts, 1817-1922, Edward Deas File

Updated 10.4.2010