Thirza Finch diary and letter transcriptions  1858-1870
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  [1800] . Sewall Hopkins, Eli Bristoll, Asahel S. Norton, Andrew Blanchard, and James Curtiss DS to New York Legislature; [Oneida, New York]. (1 page)
Petition requesting "restraint upon the free sale of liquor" to Native Americans; "their unbounded thirst … and intoxicating liquor, frequently render themselves very uncomfortable neighbours, when in liquor greatly disturbing the [peace] of society."