§ Presidential Proclamation
5 April 1809, Washington. Offers lands ceded to the U.S. by the Cherokee and Chickasaw tribes, lying within the Mississippi Territory, for public sale. The sale will begin on 7 Aug. at Nashville, Tennessee, and continue for three weeks.
Letterbook copy (DNA: RG 49, Proclamations of Public Sales). 2 pp. Printed in Carter, Territorial Papers, Mississippi, 5:724–25.