Chief Big Eagle Letter to Saygo (March 1982)


Chief Big Eagle Letter to Saygo (March 1982)


Trade associations


Trade updates and payments to Saygo. Life updates related to the Chief's family. Reference to the talk Chief Big Eagle is giving at the University of Connecticut, with specific mention to the 395 minorities who will be in attendance.


Paugussett Tribe


Chief Big Eagle


March 1, 1982

Original Format

Letter Correspondence


Saygo My Bro.
All Is Well Here I Just Sent The Contract In To Be At The Pow Wow
In Hunter NY. I Understand That You Are Going With Blackbear Good.
I Am Encloseing Ten Dollars For The Belt That You Back And I Am
Sending You Two Beaded Strips. One A Hat Band That Marsha Made And
The Other Is A Belt That Should Be Ok With The Ends To Tie For A
Thirty Or Thirty Two Waist. I Have Put Your Phone # Where I Can Find
It Thanks. The Weather Is Begining To Turn Good Put We Have A Storm
Comming Tuesday, Tuesday At Eight I Have To Give A Talk At The Un Of
Conn. To 395 Minorites. Do You Have Any Of The Deerhorn Necklaces.
I Know How To Get To Your Place No Trou Bee.Well Will Close So That
I Can Get. This Out To You.May You Enjoy The Comming Change Of Season
Love And Regards To The Family, See You Soon.




Paugussett Tribe, “Chief Big Eagle Letter to Saygo (March 1982),” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed June 13, 2024,