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Ratified treaty no. 289, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of June 9, 1855, with the Walla Walla, Cayuse, and Umatilla Indians

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Ratified treaty no. 289, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of June 9, 1855, with the Walla Walla, Cayuse, and Umatilla Indians
Washington, D.C.: National Archives, June 9, 1855

1. Joel Palmer, Supt. of Indian Affairs and Treaty Comr., to Comr. of Indian Affairs, Apr. 18, 1855, including information on the preliminary plans for the Walla Walla council. (OIA, LR, Oreg. Suptcy., P-380, 1855)

2. Program of operations at Walla Walla council, May 22, 1855, including a list of officers for the joint treaty.* This document is duplicated on pages 1-3 of item 3 under the Treaty of June 9, 1855, with Yakima.

3. Two copies of treaty, one of which is part of a combined document which includes the Treaty of June 11, 1855, with the Nez Percés.*

4. Gov. I. I. Stevens and Supt. Joel Palmer, Treaty Comrs., to Comr. of Indian Affairs, June 12, 1855, transmitting the Treaties of June 9, and 11, 1855, with the Walla Walla and others and with the Nez Percés.* This letter also enclosed a "Record of the Official Proceedings," which is probably the document filed as item 3 under the Treaty of June 9, 1855, with the Yakima.

5. Comr. of Indian Affairs to Sec. of Interior, July 9, 1856, reporting on this treaty and the Treaty of June 11, 1855, with the Nez Percés. (OIA, LS, vol. 2, p. 366-367)

6. Sec. of Interior to President, July 29, 1856. (ID, LS, vol. 2, p. 366-367)

Note: For other documents concerning this treaty, see item 3 and note under Treaty of Dec. 26, 1954, and items 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, and 9 under Treaty of June 5, 1855.

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Ratified treaty no. 289, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of June 9, 1855, with the Walla Walla, Cayuse, and Umatilla Indians, pp. [1]-[50]


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