4 From Lycurgus P. Pitchlynn. To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Dec. 11, 1857. Re: message from grandmother's about her blacks; the blacks and horses the fattest in the county; opposition to the new constitution disappearing.
5 From Lycurgus P. Pitchlynn. To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Dec. 27, 1857. Re: Mayor Skelton's dishonesty; strength of the Pitchlynn family. Note: this document incomplete--page(s) missing.
6 From Lycurgus P. Pitchlynn. To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated 1858. Re: total failure of the new constitution and the ordeal of the Nation; it more advanced than the Choctaws; his decision to write a new, original Choctaw Constitution to replace the new, and to be called "Pitchlynn's Code."
7 From Lycurgus P. Pitchlynn. To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Jan. 4, 1858. Re: squabble over the boundary line; his wish to live in intellectual society and to be appreciated; deranged state of national affairs; near death of Governor Wade and his loss of sound mind; the lack of law and peace in the Nation, the abundance of drunkenness.
8 From Leonidas H. Pitchlynn (Eagletown, C.N.). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Jan. 9, 1858. Re: Hope of better days for Indians in the future; an astounding fox chase; her baby a perfect Indian. On same document: To Uncle Peter. From Alice Pitchlynn. Re: her animals.
9 From A.H. Jones (Fort Smith, Arkansas). To Col. Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Jan. 10, 1858. Re: agreement between the Choctaws and the State of Arkansas; fine attributes of Mayor Rector.
10 From Edward J. Nail (Russellville, Kentucky). To Peter P. Pitchlynn. Dated Jan. 10, 1858. Re: lack of money damaging his chances of education; request for money.