MS 1911 Reports of Indians on the Kiowa, Comanche and Apache reservations
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Report dates between June 16, 1872 and July 22, 1872. See text of document.
MS 7090 Letters from George Bird Grinnell to C. Hart Merriam
Merriam, C. Hart (Clinton Hart), 1855-1942
Consists of correspondence with two newspaper clippings. Includes detailed discussion of the efforts of Grinnell and Merriam, through contacts with President Theodore Roosevelt and influential Congressmen, to bring about Federal investigation of charges of maladministration by the Indian Agent at the Blackfeet Reservation in 1903-4. It also contains accounts of actions …
MS 4666 Copy of Letter to Editor of the Evening Bulletin, Philadelphia, Wichita Agency, Indian Ty
Concerns Indians of the Agency of the Cheyenne, Arapaho, Kiowa, and Comanche who visited Washington, Baltimore, and Philadelphia in 1872 under the care of Henry E. Alvord. (Photographs of some of these delegates are in the Bureau of American Ethnology photographic files.)
MS 4259 Printed pamphlets and Congressional Bills dealing with Indian legislation
MS 4219 Bill H. R. 7902, 73rd Congress, 2nd Session
Bill granted Indians living under Federal tutelage the freedom to organize for purposes of local self-government and economic enterprise, etc.
MS 3753 Miscellaneous notes concerning Federal Indian Policy
Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864
Also extracts from Hist. Baptist Mis., 1840, and Schoolcraft's "Indian Tribes."
MS 4198 Bibliography of Congressional Documents relating to the Cherokee Indians, 1821-1875
MS 7040 "The Indian Nations. An Interesting Account of the History, Government, Legislation and Administration of Public Affairs by the Cherokees, Creeks, Choctaws and Other Indian Nations, with their Present Condition."
Article concerns the history of Cherokee-White relations to 1863.
MS 7523 The Lumbee petition for federal acknowledgement
Pierce, Julian T.
260 Items (pages and 6 charts, 1 map, and 2 pages errata + 166 pages + 6 pages )