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Annual report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, for the year 1879


United States. Office of Indian Affairs
Annual report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, for the year 1879
Washington, D.C.: G.P.O., [1879]
v. : fold. maps ; 23 cm.

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[Title page]

Contents, pp. [I]-III ff.

Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, pp. [unnumbered]-XLIX

Papers accompanying the report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs. 1897, pp. [1]-[2]

Reports of agents in Arizona, pp. [3]-8

Reports of agents in California, pp. 8-15

Reports of agents in Colorado, pp. 15-19

Reports of agents in Dakota, pp. 19-52

Reports of agents in Idaho, pp. 52-57

Reports of agents in Indian territory, pp. 57-80

Report of agent in Iowa, p. 81

[Report of agent in Kansas], pp. 81-84

Report of agent in Michigan, pp. 84-86 ff.

[Report of agent in Minnesota], pp. [unnumbered]-89

Reports of agents in Montana, pp. 89-100

Reports of agents in Nebraska, pp. 101-109

Reports of agents in Nevada, pp. 109-112

Reports of agents in New Mexico, pp. 112-122

Report of agent in New York, pp. 122-124

Reports of agents in Oregon, pp. 124-136

Report of agent in Utah, pp. 137-140

Reports of agents in Washington territory, pp. 140-159

Reports of agents in Wisconsin, pp. 159-166

Report of agent in Wyoming, pp. 166-169

Report of the Ute Commission, pp. [170]-177

Agreement with the Capote, Muache, and Weeminuche Utes, pp. 178-181

Report of commission to reappraise Kaw lands in Kansas, pp. 182-183

Letter of Chief Spotted Tail to the hon. secretary of the interior, p. 184

Indian legislation by the third session of the Forty-fifth, and first session of the Forty-sixth Congress, pp. 185-189

Statement showing the present liabilities of the United States to Indian tribes under treaty stipulations, pp. 190-191-196

Trust funds and trust lands, pp. 197-209

Statement showing the appropriations, whether in accordance with treaty stipulations or otherwise, for the several Indian tribes and the Indian service, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1880; also the principal of bonds held in trust for Indian tribes by the treasurer of the United States, and of funds placed in the treasury of the United States to their credit, and the amount of interest annually arising from such bonds and funds, pp. 210-211-212

The receipts and disbursments since November 1, 1878, as shown by the books of this office, on account of sales of Indian lands, including receipts from sales made under the direction of the General Land Office, are exhibited in the following statement, p. 213

Executive orders affecting Indian reservations, from January 10, 1879, to August 9, 1879, pp. 214-217

Schedule showing the names of Indian reservations in the United States, agencies, denomination nominating agents, tribes occupying or belonging to the reservation, area of each reservation in square miles and acres, and reference to treaty, law, or other authority by which reservations were established, pp. 218-219-226-227

Table of statistics relating to population, education, &c., by tribes and their respective agencies, pp. 228-229-244-245

Table showing agricultural improvements, stock, productions, and sources of subsistence of the different Indian tribes, pp. 246-247-262

Table showing prevailing diseases among Indians, number of cases of sickness treated, &c., pp. 263-264

List of Indian agencies assigned to the several religious denominations, p. 265

Members of the Board of Indian Commissioners, with their post-office address, p. 266

Schedule of Indian agencies; also list of agents, with post-office and telegraphic address, pp. 267-268-269

Abstract of proposals received and contacts awarded in New York City, under advertisement of March 26, 1879, for furnishing supplies for the Indian service, pp. 270-271-[376]

Index, pp. [377]-392

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