This is an interesting snapshot of the chicanery underway in the process of land occupation then underway. It informs us that serious scholarship is badly needed along with a proper authority who can authenticate all the work in place and that needs to be created.
This was a world in which inconvenient facts were altered without the victims having any knowledge or understanding. We also see the ease in which an area was depopulated by slaving. We already knew this but it is well illustrated here in a very matter of fact manner.
It is time to be a little less proud of the history taught. Way too much is a convenient whitewash.
The origins of the Southeast’s “doctored” Colonial Era history