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United States. Office of Indian Affairs / Annual report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, for the year 1892
61st ([1892])

Agreement with Spokane Indians,   pp. 743-745 PDF (1.2 MB)


Page 745

AGREEMENT WITH SPOKANE INDIANS. 
ARTICLE 11. 
This agreement shall not be binding on either party until the same is ratified
by Congress. 
in testimony*whereof the said John V. Wright, Jarred W. Daniels, and Henry
W. Andrews, on the part of the United States, and the chiefs, head-men, and
other Indians, on the part of the Indians, parties hereto, have hereunto
set their 
hands and affixed their seals this 15th day of March, A. D. 1887. 
JOHN V. WRIGHT.       [SEAL.] 
JARED W. DANIELS.     [SEAL.] 
HENRY W. ANDREWS. [SEAL.] 
Signed with an x mark and seal: 
Elijah; Curly Jim; Eneas; Sa-wap-a-louse: Frazy; Chief Joseph Skul- 
hault; Chief Paul; Sale Spiley ; Whisto So Jim; Paul Thomas; Charlie 
Louis; Buckskin Jim; Packing-his-hair; Qenant la corn i con; John 
La Mar; Qiay quis to; Chief "Antarcham;" Chief "Spokane Garry;"
William Jackson; Quill Tah: Broken Tooth; John Stevens; Simon; 
Charley; Antoine; T. M. William: John Solomon; Old Solomon; Sco 
Cow; Nuishels Smeya; Obed Jacobs; Thomas S. Garry; Solomon 
Scott: Joseph J. Wilson; Paul A. Garry; Levi; Chimmilichan; Chik- 
ineze; George; Ziomkn; Joshua; Isaac; John Wilson; "See Mok 
Mosquetquat;" " The Mountain Turkey;" Billy; Lot; Elias; Stephen;
Chilkenishin; Schictish; Chief Enoch: Spokane George; Skulskul- 
lah; Shilchitemtoo" Chief Louis Welsholeg; Kampan Charley; 
Whitsotah; Peiresish; Kylminah" Louis; Phillip; Antoine; Old 
Philip; Peter; Elick; Chetleskaimik (Three Books),; Stwoichin; 
Kulzkoo; John; Silimihan: Skamtaikn; Light of the Belly: Antoine; 
Quennemoso; Old John; Sakkon; Pascal; Tanuayakn; Zillon; (Au- 
gustus) Custah: Chestolo; Selotachan; Che-Squei-tah; Peter; Sal- 
tochasalchie; Eliquinch; Oltzschomak (Luke); Shiouitchan. 
Witness: 
FRED R. MARVINE. 
SIDNEY D. WATERS. 
I, Robert Flett, United States interpreter for the Colville Indian Agency,
W. 
T., do hereby certify on honor that the foregoing agreement was carefully
read 
in open council, and by me correctly interpreted, and that the contents thereof
were fully explained to and fully understood by said Indians before the signing
and sealing of the same. 
his 
ROBERT - FLETT. 
mark. 
Dated Spokane Falls, W. T., March 18. 1887. 
Witness: 
SIDNEY D. WATERS. 
The undersigned, members of the within-named Spokane tribe of Indians not
being present at the signing and concluding of this agreement at Spokane
Falls, 
W. T., having had the same fully interpreted to us, do, this 27th day of
April, 
1887, fully agree to its provisions, and affix our names and seals at St.
Ignatius 
Mission, in the Territory of Montana. 
Signed with an x mark and seal: 
Batiste Peon, Pierre, Michael, Joseph, Zavid, Edmund, Win. King, Fran- 
cois. 
Witness: 
THOMAS E. ADAMS. 
I-Michael Revais, United States interpreter for the Flathead Agency, Mon-
tana, do hereby certify on honor that the foregoing agreement was carefully
read in open council, and by me correctly interpreted, and that the contents
thereof were fully explained to and fully understood by said Indians before
sign- 
ing and sealing. 
his 
MICHAEL + REVAIS. 
mark. 
Dated Flathead Agency, Mont., April 28, 1887. 
Witnesses: 
THOMAS E. ADAMS. 
HENRY A. LAMBERT, 
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