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CHOCTAW NATION MANUSCRIPT COLLECTIONS
Hunter, Thomas W. Printed materials 1902-1903 3 items
Indian leader. Typescripts of newspaper articles (1902-1903) concerning Hunter's appointment of E. P. Pitchlynn as a light horseman and his authority to do so. The light horsemen was a mounted police force in the Choctaw Nation.
1. The Indian Citizen, August 6, 1903: "Commission of E.P. Pitchlynn Approved by Chief T.W. Hunter". re: Hunter's appointment of Pitchlynn as National Lighthorseman.
2. The Indian Citizen, August 6, 1903: "Oath of Office Signed by E.P. Pitchlynn" re: his appointment as National Lighthorseman of the Choctaw Nation.
3. The Indian Citizen, August 6, 1903: "Letter of E.P. Pitchlynn to Green McCurtain". re: his appointment by Hunter as National Lighthorseman.