March 26, 1816
To the Senate of the United States:
I lay before the Senate, for their advice as to a ratification, articles of a treaty and of a convention which has been concluded with the Cherokee nation, with documents relating to the losses by the Indians, for which indemnity is stipulated.
Printed Source--American State Papers. 38 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Gales and Seaton, 1831-61)..