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Ratified treaty no. 322, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of March 11, 1863, with the Mississippi, Pillager, and Lake Winibigoshish bands of Chippewa Indians

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Ratified treaty no. 322, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of March 11, 1863, with the Mississippi, Pillager, and Lake Winibigoshish bands of Chippewa Indians
Washington, D.C.: National Archives, March 11, 1863

1. Act'g Comr. of Indian Affairs to Sec. of Interior, Feb. 27, 1862 (two reports), re Sen. Res. for appropriating funds for negotiating with Indians of northern Minn. (ID, LR)

2. Instructions: July 30, 1862. (OIA, LS, vol. 68, p. 495-496) Dec. 24, 1862. (ID, LS, vol. 4, p. 188)

3. "Treaty" made at Crow Wing on Sept. 15, 1862 with Chippewas of Miss. and other bands by State of Minn., with approval of Comr. of Indian Affairs; with related correspondence. Filed Oct. 8, 1862. (OIA, LR, Chippewa, D-664, 1862; Special Files 201)

4. Clark W. Thompson, Supt. of Indian Affairs and Treaty Comr., to Comr. of Indian Affairs, Dec. 15, 1862, with enclosures as follows: a. Letter of Nov. 26, 1862, from Act'g Sec. of Interior, instructing Supt. to assemble chiefs of Chippewa bands for negotiations; and b. copies of instructions of Supt. of Dec. 6 and 11, 1862, to A. L. Foster, U. S. Indian Agt. (OIA, LR, Chippewa, T-579, 1862)

5. Comr. of Indian Affairs to Thompson, Dec. 23, 1862 (telegram and letter), re assembling the Indians. (OIA, LS, vol. 69, p. 456-457)

6. Sec. of Interior to Thompson, Dec. 24, 1862, transmitting a communication of the Sec. to Chippewa chiefs of same date. (ID, LS, vol. 4, p. 187)

7. A. L. Foster to Comr. of Indian Affairs, Jan. 26, 1863, reporting his failure to make treaty with Chippewa. (OIA, LR, Chippewa, F-17, 1863)

8. Thompson to Comr. of Indian Affairs, Feb. 5 and 7, 1863, re attempts to make a treaty; the letter of Feb. 5 includes copy of instructions of Jan. 26, 1863, from Supt. to Indian agt. (OIA, LR, Chippewa, T-34, T-39, 1863)

9. Series of interviews with Sec. of Interior and Comr. of Indian Affairs between Feb. 16 and Mar. 6, 1863. (76 p.)*

10. Comr. of Indian Affairs to Sec. of Interior, Mar. 11, 1863, reporting on treaty. (OIA, LS, Rept. Books, vol. 13, p. 99)

11. Sec. of Interior to President, Mar. 12, 1863. (ID, LS, vol. 4, p. 265)

12. H. M. Rice to Comr. of Indian Affairs, May 14, 1863, transmitting letter of Apr. 30, 1863, from Peter Roy, Interpreter, protesting on behalf of some of the Indians against the amendments added to the treaty by the Senate. (OIA, LR, Chippewa, R-113, 1863)

13. Letters reporting proceedings of Wm. P. Dole and Clark W. Thompson, Treaty Comrs., 1862-63. (OIA, Special Files 201)

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Ratified treaty no. 322, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of March 11, 1863, with the Mississippi, Pillager, and Lake Winibigoshish bands of Chippewa Indians, pp. [1]-[113]


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