48 From Lycurgus Pitchlynn (Oxford, Georgia). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Aug. 23, 1854. Re: criticism of state of Georgia and Oxford School; recommends that Peter, Jr. be transferred.
49 From Lycurgus Pitchlynn (Oxford, Georgia). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Aug. 25, 1856. Re: the need for Peter, Jr. to be at home and not at school; Rhoda Mary's embarrassment of Peter, Jr., and Lycurgus' desire to leave for Lebanon to go to law school.
50 From Robert M. Jones (Doaksville, C.N.). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Nov. 6, 1854. Re: orphan roll, new district for the Chickasaws and statehood for the territory.
51 From Cyrus Kingsbury and Sampson Folsom (Doaksville, C.N.). To George W. Manypenny. Dated Nov. 13, 1854. (Copy). Re: the "Beam Family" --a free black family that John Davis of Mississippi claimed as being slaves. The state reports their plight and requests the Commissioner of Indian Affairs to pay their legal fees.
52 From Lycurgus Pitchlynn (Lebanon). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Nov. 22, 1854. Re: temperance lecture against "King Alcohol."
53 From Isaac Shook (Lebanon, Tennessee). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Dec. 11, 1854. Re: report of apprenticeship of Choctaw boys in care of the mission.
54 From John H. Eaton (Washington, D.C.). To Peter P. Pitchlynn " and Others." Dated Dec. 19, 1854. Re: provisions of the treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek and the government's intentions in making the treaty.
55 From Reuben H. Grant, General (Washington, D.C.). To Peter P. Pitchlynn "and others." Dated Dec. 21, 1854. Re: signing of Treaty of Dancing Rabbit Creek--believes the Choctaws signed under fear, coercion and duress.