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United States. Office of Indian Affairs / Annual report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, for the year 1905, Part I
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Schedule of the name of each Indian reservation, under what agency or school, tribes occupying or belonging to it, area unalloted, and authority for its establishment,   pp. 490-504 PDF (5.6 MB)


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494       REPORTS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR. 
Sclule of the name of each Indian reservation, under what agency or school,
tribes occupying 
or belonging to it, area unallotted, and authority for it establishment-Continued.
Name of reservation and 
tribe.             Area. 
MICHIGAN-continued. 
Acres. 
L'Anse .......................  a 1,029 
(Under special agent.) 
Tribe: L'Anse and Vieux 
Ddsert bands of Chip- 
pewa of Lake Superior. 
Ontonagon-........-............. 
(Under special agent.) 
Tribe: Ontonagon band 
of Chippewa of Lake 
Superior. 
Total ..................  3,402 
MINNESOTA. 
Bois Fort........................ 
(Under La Pointe Agency.) 
Tribe: Bois Fort Chip- 
pewa. 
D e e r  C re e k . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 
(Under La Pointe Agency.) 
Tribe: Bois Fort Chip- 
pewa. 
Fond  du  Lac ------------------------------ 
(Under La Pointe Agency.) 
Tribe: Fond du Lac band 
of Chippewa of Lake 
Superior. 
Grand   Portage   (Pigeon. 
River).b 
(Under La Pointe Agency.) 
Tribe: Grand Portage 
band of Chippewa of 
Lake Superior. 
Leech Lake b ............... 
(Under Leech Lake Agen-.     . 
cy.) 
Tribes: Cass Lake, Pil- 
lager, and Lake Wini- 
bigoshish  bands  of 
Chippewa. 
Mdewakanton-................1,101 
Tribe: Mdewakant on 
Sioux. 
M ille  L ac -... ............... 
(Under White Earth Agen 
cy.) 
Tribe: Mille Lac and 
Snake River band of 
Chippewa. 
Red Lake-.................. 
(Under Leech Lake Agen- 
cy.) 
Tribe: Red Lake and 
Pembina   bands   of 
Chippewa. 
Vermilion Lake.......... 
(Under La Pointe'Agen- 
cy.) 
Tribe: Bois Fort Chip- 
pewa. 
White Earth ................. 
(Under White Earth Agen- 
cy.) 
Tribes: Chippewa of the 
Mississippi; Gull Lake, 
Pembina, Otter Tail, 
and Pillager Chippewa. 
b61,014 
543,528 
c 1,080 
342,029 
Date of treaty, law, or other authority establishing 
reserve. 
Treaty of Sept. 30,1854, vol. 10, p. 1109. 51,453 acres allotted; 
the residue, 1,029 acres, unallotted. 
Sixth clause, second article, treaty of Sept. 30, 1854, vol. 10, 
p. 1109; Executive order, Sept. 25, 1855. 2,561.35 acres 
allotted. 
Treaty of Apr. 7, 1866, vol. 14, p. 765; act of Jan. 14, 1889, 
vol. 25, p. 642. (See H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 247, 51st Cong., 
1st sess., p. 63.) 55,211.79 acres allotted to 693 Indians, 
and 434.63 acres reserved for agency, etc., purposes. (L. 
B. 359, 382); residue, 51,863 acres, to be opened to public 
settlement. 
Executive order, June 30, 1883; act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, 
p. 642. (See H. R. Ex. Doe. No. 247, 51st Cong., 1st sess., 
p. 63.) 295.55 acres allotted to 4 Indians; residue, 22,744 
acres, to be opened to public settlement. (Executive 
order of Dec. 21, 1858.) 
Treaty of Sept. 30, 1854, vol. 10, p. 1109; act of May 26, 1872, 
vol. 17, p. 190. 23,283.61 acres allotted to 351 Indians; act 
of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, p. 642. (See H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 
247, 51st Cong., 1st sess., p. 60.) The residue, 76,837 acres, 
restored to settlement. Agreement of Nov. 21, 1889. (See 
act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, p. 642.) 
Treaty of Sept. 30, 1854, vol. 10, p. 1109; act of Jan. 14, 1889, 
vol. 25, p. 642. (See H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 247,51st Cong., 1st 
sess., p. 59.) 24,191.31 acres allotted to 304 Indians; 208.24 
acres reserved for agency and wood purposes; residue, 
16,041.97 acres, to be opened to public settlement. 
Treaty of Feb. 22, 1855, vol. 10, p. 1165; Executive orders, 
Nov. 4, 1873, and May 26, 1874; act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, 
p. 642. (See H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 247, 51st Cong., 1st sess., 
p. 49.) 37,683.06 acres allotted to 536 Indians and 321.60 
acres reserved for agency and school purposes; 1,381.21 
acres allotted to 17 Cass Lake Indians; residue, 55,054 
acres, to be opened to public settlement. (Act of June 27, 
1902, vol. 32, p. 402.) 
By purchase. (See acts of July 4, 1884; Mar. 3, 1885; May 15, 
1886; June 29, 1888; Mar. 2, 1889; Aug. 19, 1890.) 339.70 
acres deeded to Indians; 1,100.99 acres held in trust by 
the United States for Indians. (See Annual Report, 1891, 
pp. 111 and 179.) 
Treaties of Feb. 22, 1855, vol. 10, p. 1165, and article 12, of 
May 7, 1864, vol. 13, pp. 693, 695; act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, 
p. 642. (See H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 247, 51st Cong., 1st sess., 
p. 45.) Joint resolution (No. 5), Dec. 19, 1893, vol. 28, p. 
576, and joint resolution (No. 40) approved May 27, 1898, 
vol. 30, p. 745. 
Treaty of Oct. 2, 1863, vol. 13, p. 667; act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 
25, p.642. (See agreement July 8, 1889,H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 
247, 51st Cong., 1st sess., pp. 27 and 32), and Executive 
order, Nov. 21, 1892. Act of Mar. 3, 1903, vol. 32, p. 1009, 
and act of Feb. 20, 1904, ratifying agreement made Mar. 10, 
1902, vol. 33, p. 46. Act of Feb. 8, 1905, vol. 33, p. 708, 
granting 320 acres as right of way for the Minneapolis, 
Red Lake and Manitoba Rwy. Co. 
Executive order, Dec. 20, 1881, act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, 
p. 642. 
Treaty of Mar. 19, 1867, vol. 16, p. 719. Executive orders, 
Mar. 18, 1879, and July 13, 1883; act of Jan. 14, 1889, vol. 25, 
p. 642. (See agreement July 29, 1889, H. R. Ex. Doc. No. 
247, 51st Cong., 1st sess., pp. 34 and 36.) Act of Apr. 28, 
1904, vol. 33, p. 539. 362,593.15 acres allotted to 4,272 In- 
dians, and 1,899.61 acres reserved for agency, school, and 
religious purposes. 
a Surveyed. 
b These lands have been ceded by the Indians to the Government, but are not
yet open to sale or 
settlement. See pp. xxxvin and XLIII of Annual Report, 1890. 
c Outboundaries surveyed. 


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