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United States. Office of Indian Affairs / Annual report of the commissioner of Indian affairs, for the year 1883
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Abstract of recommendations contained in report of commissioner of Indian affairs,   p. IV PDF (360.8 KB)


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ABSTRACT OF RECOMMENDATIONS CONTAINED IN REPORT OF 
COMMISSIONER OF INDIAN AFFAIRS. 
Page. 
Appropriation to survey Indian reservations; .............................
IV, XVII 
Law to prevent sale of fire-arms to Indians-..............................
 IV 
Increase in pay of Indian police.-----------------------------------------
IV 
Appropriation to defray expense of detecting and prosecuting liquor-sellers.
 IV 
Repeal of law allowing War Department to introduce liquor into the Indian
country---------------------------------------                          
   V 
Law imposing more severe penalty for sale of liquor to Indians...........-
VII 
Change in manner of making appropriations so as to allow Department dis-
cretion in their disbursement..---------------------------------------- VIII
Increase in appropriation for buildings at agencies-----------------------
-IX 
Appointment of an officer to look after the interests of Indians having 
claims against the Government ........................................  
   X 
On admission of new States into the Union, the extension of jurisdiction
of 
their courts over Indian reservations------------------------------------XI
Extension of State and United States law over all Indian reservations...
    XI 
Appropriation to defray expense of maintaining the "court of Indian
offenses"  ................ .......................................
. "   XV 
Allotment of lands in severalty to Indians and issuance of patents there-
for..............       .....................-..-.......XV, LII, LVI, LXVI
Remission of fees and commissions to Indians entering homesteads....... -XVIII
Ratification of agreements with Indians granting right of way to railroads.
XX, XXIII 
Amendment of law so as to punish intruders on Indian lands by imprison- 
ment as well as by fine. .-.............----------------              XXIII
Legislation to prevent timber depredations on Indian lands..............-XXVI
Passage of Indian appropriation act before March 1......................
-XXX 
Increased appropriations for Indian education.....--    ......-XXXIII, XXXVII
Appropriation for schools in Alaska......................................XLI
Allowing Department discretion as to rates of compensation to be paid 
clerks-----------------------------------------------------------XLII 
Legislation allowing lease of coal mines on San Carlos Reservation, Arizona.
 XLIV 
Legislation for relief of Mission Indians in California....   --...............
XLVI 
Ratification of agreement for cession of portion of Fort Hall Reservation,
Idaho---------------.......................................----..---.-----
XLIX 
Appropriation for survey of boundaries of Creek lands to be sold to Semi-
noles.................................................................. 
 LI 
Legislation for relief of freedmen in Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations_-   
   LII 
Appointment of a commission to settle disputes relative to intruders and
citizenship in the five civilized tribes.--..---------------------------
LIII 
Legislation for the settlement of estates of deceased'Kickapoo allottees.
  LV 
Legislation providing for payment of Kansas Indian indebtedness ------  
LVII 
Deficiency appropriation for relief of Indians in Montana................
-LIX 
Appropriation to reimburse settlers for improvements made on Duck Val- 
ley Reservation, Nevada------------------......................    -LXIV
Appropriation to reimburse Ute removal fund for amounts paid for surveys
and improvement of settlers..-------.....-..---..---....-.w.  ---LXVIII 
Ratification of agreement for cession of land made with Chief Moses     
 LXIX 
IV 
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