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Ratified treaty no. 341, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of October 14, 1865, with the Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians

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Ratified treaty no. 341, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of October 14, 1865, with the Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians
Washington, D.C.: National Archives, October 14, 1865

1. Members of treaty commission to Comr. of Indian Affairs, Aug. 23 - Dec. 1, 1865: Letters and telegrams. (OIA, LR, Colo., L-777, L-782, L-786, L-787, L-823, M-809, M-811, M-812, M-814, M-823, M-824, M-863, M-930, M-959, S-767, S-792, S-804, 1865)

2. Copy of order of President of Sept. 8, 1865, designating treaty comrs. (Enclosure of letter of instructions, item 3 below.)

3. Instructions: Sept. 12, 1865. (Central Suptcy., LR, re treaty negotiations, 1865) Sept. 19, 1865. (ID, LS, vol. 5, p. 411-413)

4. Sec. of Interior to Thomas Murphy, Supt. of Indian Affairs, Sept. 12, 1865, informing him that instructions of that date were forwarded. (Central Suptcy., LR, re treaty negotiations, 1865)

5. Asst. Adjutant General to Maj. Gen. W. T. Sherman, Sept. 20, 1865 (copy of telegram), notifying him of appointment by President of Thomas Murphy, Brig. Gen. J. B. Sanborn, Kit Carson, and William W. Bent to negotiate treaties with Comanche and other tribes. (OIA, LR, Colo., W-1151, 1865)

6. Journal of meetings of commission, Oct. 5-24, 1865. (6 p.)*

7. Record of council proceedings, Oct. 12-25, 1865. (62 p.)*

8. Schedule of property of Cheyenne Indians lost or destroyed on Nov. 29, 1864, at Sand Creek in Colo. Ter., with names of Indians and amount of compensation as provided in art. 6 of treaty and annexed thereto.*

9. J. B. Sanborn and other comrs. appointed by President to negotiate treaties with the Comanche, Kiowa, Cheyenne, Arapaho, and Apache to Comr. of Indian Affairs, Oct. 16 and 24, 1865, transmitting council proceedings and treaties held with these tribes and reporting. (5 p., 5 p.)*

10. Comr. of Indian Affairs to Sec. of Interior, Jan. 8, 1866, reporting on treaty; Jan. 25, 1867, as amended. (OIA, LS, Rept. Books, vol. 15, p. 26-30; vol. 16, p. 101)

11. Sec. of Interior to President, Jan. 19, 1866. (ID, LS, vol. 6, p. 60)

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Ratified treaty no. 341, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of October 14, 1865, with the Cheyenne and Arapaho Indians, pp. [1]-[98]


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