Thomas Jefferson Papers

Notes on Reply of White Hairs, Osage Chief, 16 July 1804

July 16. 04. White-hairs replies

very content with speech will do every thing to satisfy long since he wished to have a great chief he is glad to see him he will go home as soon as we are ready. wishes some goods could go this year.

I have long since be sold as negroes are sold. I hope that is done, and that we shall not have at all times petty Frenchmen coming to our villages to give bad counsel.

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