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Thomas, William Holland 1805-1893

Overview
Works: 240 works in 263 publications in 1 language and 1,135 library holdings
Genres: Claims  Trials, litigation, etc  History  Treaties  Census data 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E178.M52, 970.3
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Most widely held works about William Holland Thomas
 
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Most widely held works by William Holland Thomas
Explanations of the rights of the North Carolina Cherokee Indians, submitted to the Attorney of the United States by William Holland Thomas( Book )

5 editions published between 1851 and 1947 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explanation of the fund held in trust by the United States for the North Carolina Cherokees by William Holland Thomas( Book )

6 editions published between 1858 and 2014 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published letter from William H. Thomas, representative of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Nation in North Carolina, dated February 1, 1858, Washington D.C. to Alfred B. Greenwood, Chairman of the Committee on Indian Affairs describing the history and legislation associated with these Cherokees. Thomas specifically discusses the current resolution concerning funds held in trust for the Cherokees by the United States, citing treaties, decisions, and other legislation relevant to this issue
A letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, upon the claims of the Indians remaining in the states east by William Holland Thomas( Book )

5 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Committee of Internal Improvements on the bill to amend the charter of the Western North-Carolina Railroad Company by North Carolina( Book )

1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Census roll of the North Carolina (East) Cherokee( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the freemen of the tenth congressional district by William Holland Thomas( Book )

1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Letter] 1871 Mar. 31, Stekoa Fields, to the chiefs of N[orth] C[arolina] Cherokees by William Holland Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1871 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a letter from William Holland Thomas to the chiefs of the North Carolina Cherokees, dated March 31, 1871. Thomas reported that he had been informed by the Honorable John Pool that a delegation of North Carolina Cherokees, who were in favor of removal, had approached Congress with an application for appropriation that was rejected. Thomas believed that the Eastern Cherokee were faltering without his guidance and were succumbing to the traps of those who were accusing him of misdeeds against the Indians. Thomas attested that he would prove the falsity of the claims against him, and he also announced that he would be providing several Cherokee with provisions and services. Thomas further stated that a memorial signed by all the Cherokee wishing to remain East would be presented to Congress as well as a list of those who wished to move West
[Letter] 1839 Dec. 17, Washington, [to] H P. King, Qualla Town by William Holland Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a short extract of a letter written by William Holland Thomas to H.P. King on December 17, 1839. Thomas informed King that the Secretary of War had yet to complete his action on the report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and that it may take longer to complete than the Secretary had anticipated. Thomas also requested King to inform the Indians that he had delayed writing to them
[Letter] 1839 Sept. 28, Washington City, [to] Rev[erand] Jno. [i.e. John] F. Schermerhorn, Albany, New York by William Holland Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a letter written by William Holland Thomas to the Reverend Schermerhorn dated September 28, 1839. In his letter, Thomas acknowledged the Reverend Schermerhorn's apologies for not answering his letters sooner. Thomas also mentioned an enclosed amount of 8,000 dollars for a man in the patent office. Thomas concluded that he would stay in Washington working on the Cherokee claims until the Secretary of War returned and invited Reverend Schermerhorn to visit him
Memorial of Tickoneeska, to the Hon. Edward Hardin and Benjamin H. Brewster, commissioners under the Cherokee Treaty of 1835, now in session in Washington city by Tickoneeska( )

1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] June 22, 1839, Washington City DC, [to] E. Hyatts by William Holland Thomas( )

4 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This letter, dated June 20, 1839, was written by William Holland Thomas to H.P. King at Indian Town. Thomas told King that he was unsure when he will be able to return home and told him to collect what money he can. Thomas said that he would return home as soon as he could furnish his mother with what she needed. He asked King to tell Benjamin Parks that he had collected a part of his pension, and would collect the rest upon his return
Memorial of Andrew Taylor, to the Hon. Edwin Hardin and Benjamin H. Brewster, commissioners under the Cherokee treaty of 1835, now in session in Washington city by Andrew Taylor( )

1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Letter] 1840 Jan. 20, Washington City [to] Hon[orable] T. Hartley Crawford, Com[missioner] [of] I[ndian] A[ffairs] by William Holland Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a letter written by William Holland Thomas to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, the Honorable T. Hartley Crawford, on January 20, 1840. With this letter, Thomas enclosed the powers of attorney for two Cherokee couples, Thomas and Katie Raper and Jesse and Polly Raper. Thomas argued that the said persons were owed reparation payments under the Treaty of 1835 for relinquished reservation property. Also enclosed with this letter was a certificate regarding the qualifications of the Rapers to transact their business and become citizen
[Letter] 1839 July 8, Washington City DC, [to] H.P. King, Qualla Town by William Holland Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is a letter dated July 8, 1839 to H.P. King from William Holland Thomas with instructions for running the Indian Store
[Letter] 1839 July 30, Washington City DC, [to] H.P. King by William Holland Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter, dated July 30, 1839, from William Holland Thomas to H.P. King. The letter concerned a claim by Mr. Cuningham about services rendered. A Captain Collins admitted that the claimant (Mr. Cuningham) had performed services in relation to the removal of Indians. The letter stated that the claim should have been sent to the second Audition instead of the third because the claim was about removal of Indians. Finally, the letter discussed the conditions in which Captain Collins would enter into services. Those services included the provision that Collins be able to accompany his team of horses instead of having them put into the care of a wagon master. Collins wanted to remain with his horses because he relied on the team for the support of his family and he did not want to risk anything happening to them
 
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Alternative Names
Thomas, W. H. 1805-1893

Thomas, W. H. (William Holland), 1805-1893

Thomas, Wm. H. 1805-1893

Thomas, Wm. H. (William Holland), 1805-1893

Wil' Usdi 1805-1893

William Holland Thomas Confederate Army officer

Languages
English (63)

Covers
Rebel chief : the motley life of Colonel William Holland Thomas, C.S.A.