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Submissions from 1886

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Annual Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the state of the finances for the year 1886

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Annual Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the state of the finances for the year 1886

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Census of the Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for taking a census of Indians in the United States.

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Claims allowed by accounting officers of the Treasury Department. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting schedules of claims allowed by accounting officers under appropriations, balances of which have been exhausted or carried to the surplus fund

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Clerical force, Indian Office. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an amended estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for clerical force, Indian Office, for the next fiscal year.

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Cree Indians, Montana. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Acting Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for the relief of certain renegade British Cree Indians in Montana, and to prevent their starvation.

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Deficiency estimates. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting deficiency estimates for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1886, and for prior years

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Funds of the Miami Indians. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a letter from the Secretary of the Interior, accompanied by a draft of a bill authorizing the use of certain funds belonging to the Miami Indians in the Indian Territory.

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Indian agent, Mackinac. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of additional compensation to the Indian agent at the Mackinae Agency, Michigan, for the next fiscal year

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Indian depredation claims. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in compliance with the provisions of the Indian appropriation act of March 3, 1885, lists of Indian depredation claims filed in the Indian Bureau, and remaining unpaid.

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Kansas City, Fort Scott and Gulf Railway. Message from the President of the United States, returning, at the request of the House of Representatives, House bill no. 6391, entitled "An act to authorize the Kansas City, Fort Scott and Gulf Railway Company to construct and operate a railway through the Indian Territory, and for other purposes."

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Kansas Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting, with inclosures, an amendment to the estimate for fulfilling treaties with the Kansas Indians for 1888, (Book of Estimates, page 137).

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Lands in severalty to Crow Indians, Montana. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation of $2,000 for completing the allotment of lands in severalty to the Crow Indians in Montana.

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Lands in severalty to the Indians on the Round Valley Indian Reservation in California. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the allotment of lands in severalty to the Indians on the Round Valley Indian Reservation in California

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting estimates of appropriations required for the service of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1888

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List of claims allowed by accounting officers of the Treasury. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting schedules of claims allowed by the accounting officers, appropriations for which have been exhausted, or carried to the surplus fund.

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Mescalero Indian Reservation. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Interior, submitting draft of a bill providing for the payment of improvements made by settlers on the lands of the Mescalero Indian Reservation, in the Territory of New Mexico.

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Miami Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a report from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, concerning moneys alleged to have been improperly taken from the funds of the Miami Indians of Indiana and Kansas and paid to other Indians.

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Navajo Indian Reservation. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior for sinking artesian wells and constructing irrigating dams and reservoirs on the Navajo Indian Reservation in Arizona and New Mexico

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Oregon military wagon road. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, in response to a resolution of the House calling for information in relation to lands patented to the Oregon Central Military Wagon Road Company, the Willamette Valley and Cascade Mountain, and The Dalles Military Wagon Road Company.

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Papers relating to the foreign relations of the United States, transmitted to Congress, with the annual message of the President, December 6, 1886

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Red Cloud and Red Leaf bands of Sioux Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation to pay the Red Cloud and Red Leaf bands of Sioux Indians in Dakota for ponies taken by the military in 1876

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Report of the Board of Indian Commissioners, 1885

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Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Alaska, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Arizona, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Dakota, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Idaho, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Montana, 1886

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Report of the Governor of New Mexico, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Utah, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Washington Territory, 1886

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Report of the Governor of Wyoming, 1886

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the second session of the Forty-ninth Congress, 1886

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the second session of the Forty-ninth Congress : Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office, 1886

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Report of the Secretary of War; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the second session of the Forty-ninth Congress : Report of the Secretary of War, 1886

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Round Valley Indian Agency, California. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of deficiency in the appropriation for incidental expenses of Indian service in California, current fiscal year

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Statement of receipts and expenditures of the government (by warrants) from July 1, 1855, to June 30, 1885; and statement of principal of public debt from 1791 to 1836, by issues and redemptions, and from January 1, 1836, to June 30, 1885, by warrants

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Supplemental list of claims allowed by the Accounting Officers of the Treasury. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting, in compliance with a resolution of the House of Representatives, supplemental lists of claims allowed under appropriations which are exhausted or the balances carried to the surplus fund

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Surrender of Sitting Bull. Letter from the Secretary of State, transmitting a communication from Sir Lionel West relative to the bill (H. R. 4553) to compensate Jean Louis Legare for services and expenses in procuring the surrender of Sitting Bull

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Tabular statements of disbursements made from the appropriations for the Indian Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1886, and of the salaries and incidental expenses paid at each agency in the Indian Service during said period, showing the appropriations from which paid and the number of Indians at each agency.

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Trust funds and unexpended balances. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, with accompanying schedules, in response to a resolution of the House calling for information concerning trust funds and unexpended balances in the custody of the several departments

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Trust funds, Interior Department. Communication from the Secretary of the Interior, in response to a resolution of the House, furnishing a full and complete schedule of all trust funds held by the chiefs of bureaus in the Department of the Interior

Submissions from 1887

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Account of Patrick H. Winston, Jr. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting, with inclosures, an estimate from the Attorney-General of an appropriation to pay Patrick H. Winston, Jr., for legal services in defense of Tom Hill, Captain of Police, Nez Perce Agency

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An account of the receipts and expenditures of the United States for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1884.

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Annual report of Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1887

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Annual report of Secretary of Treasury on state of finances, 1887

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Claims allowed by the accounting officers of the Treasury Department. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting schedules of certain claims allowed by the accounting officers which were reported to the Forty-ninth Congress, second session, but not provided for

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Deficiency estimates. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting deficiency estimates from the fiscal year ending June 30, 1887, and for prior years

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First Comptroller's accounts. Letter from the Treasurer of the United States, transmitting copies of the accounts rendered to and settled with the First Comptroller for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1887

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Indian depredation claims. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, with a letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, a schedule of Indian depredation claims examined prior to January 1, 1887, with the determination of the departments thereon

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a statement of expenditures from the contingent fund of that department for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1886

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for the subsistence of the remainder of Sitting Bull's band of Indians for the fiscal year 1888.

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting a supplemental list of claims allowed by the accounting officers of the Treasury under exhausted appropriations

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting a list of judgments of the Court of Claims against the United States presented for payment since June 14, 1886.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Attorney-General of an appropriation to pay account of Shirley C. Ward, Special United States Attorney for the Mission Indians in California

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Message from the President of the United States, returning House bill no. 7648, with his objections thereto.

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Report of the Commissioner of Education, 1887

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Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Alaska, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Arizona, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Dakota, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Idaho, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Montana

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Report of the Governor of New Mexico, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Utah, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Washington Territory, 1887

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Report of the Governor of Wyoming, 1887

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the first session of the Fiftieth Congress, 1887

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the first session of the Fiftieth Congress : Annual Report of the Commissioner of Education, 1887

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the second session of the Forty-ninth Congress : Annual Report of the Commissioner of Education, 1887

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Report of the Secretary of War; being part of the message and documents communicated to the two Houses of Congress at the beginning of the first session of the Fiftieth Congress : Report of the Secretary of War, 1887

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Report Texas Boundary Commission. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, with inclosures, the report of the commissioners appointed in pursuance of the Act of January 31, 1885, to run the line between a portion of the Indian Territory and the State of Texas

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Revised estimates of deficiencies. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting revised estimates of deficiencies in appropriations for the year ended June 30, 1887, and for prior years.

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Tabular statements of disbursements made from the appropriations for the Indian Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1887, and of the salaries and incidental expenses paid at each agency in the Indian service during said period, showing the appropriations from which paid and the number of Indians at each agency

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Urgent deficiencies. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting estimates of deficiencies in appropriations required to meet urgent demands of the government for the fiscal year 1888, and for prior years.

Submissions from 1888

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Agreement with the Shoshone and Bannock Indians. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Interior, with papers and draught of "A bill to accept and ratify an agreement made with the Shoshone and Bannock Indians for a surrender of a portion of Fort Hall Reservation.".

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Alaska Seal and Fur Company. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting the Annual Report of the Governor of Alaska upon the operations of the Alaska Seal and Fur Company.

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An account of the receipts and expenditures of the United States for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1885.

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An account of the receipts and expenditures of the United States for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1886.

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Annual Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office for the year 1888.

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Annual Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the state of the finances for the year 1888

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Arickaree, Gros Ventre, and Mandan Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate for carrying into effect the agreement between the Commissioners of the United States and the Arickaree, Gros Ventre, and Mandan tribes of Indians

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Cattle for Northern Cheyenne Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation to purchase stock cattle for the Northern Cheyenne Indians located at the Tongue River Agency, Mont.

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Chippewa Indians, Minnesota. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a communication from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, asking an appropriation to fulfill agreements with Chippewa Indians in Minnesota

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Claim of H. N. Alexander and L. H. Chalmers. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Attorney-General of appropriation to pay the accounts of H. N. Alexander and L. H. Chalmers for services in defending certain Arizona Indians.

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Claim of Joseph Campbell. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Attorney-General of appropriation to pay the account of Joseph Campbell for services as assistant to the United States Attorney at the trial of certain Indians of Arizona for murder.

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Claim of the United States District Attorney of New Mexico. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Attorney-General of an appropriation to pay the United States District Attorney for the District of New Mexico for professional services performed for certain Indians at the request of the Secretary of the Interior.

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Claims certified by accounting officers. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting schedule of claims allowed by the accounting officers under appropriations the balances of which have been exhausted or carried to the surplus fund.

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Coal deposits, Crow Indian Reservation. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury transmitting estimates from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for opening and developing the coal deposits on the Crow Indian Reservation in Montana.

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Expenses incurred in suppressing Indian hostilities. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for the payment of the amount found due the State of Texas for expense of suppressing Indian hostilities under the Act of June 27, 1882

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Fur-bearing animals in Alaska. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, in response to a resolution of the House calling for information in regard to the lease of the right to take fur seals in Alaska.

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Hoopa Valley Wagon Road, California. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for the construction of a wagon road from the Hoopa Valley Agency to the southern boundary of the Hoopa Valley Reservation, California.

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Indian agent, Mackinac, Mich. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, recommending that the compensation of the agent at the Mackinac Agency, Mich., be increased

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Indian agents. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, with a letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, a draught and recommending the passage of a bill to authorize the accounting officers of the Treasury to allow certain credits in the settlement of accounts of Indian agents

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Indian depredation claims. Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, with a letter from Commissioner of Indian Affairs, a schedule of Indian depredation claims examined and determined from January 5, 1887, to January 1, 1888, together with the papers in each case.

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Indian fishing privileges. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of appropriation for the purchase of land near The Dalles, of the Columbia River, Oregon, for the use of the Indians on the Warm Springs Reservation

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Indian reservations. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of appropriation for surveying and allotting Indian reservations current fiscal year, for pay of special agents and necessary expenses

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Irrigating ditches and flumes for Mission Indians, California. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of an appropriation for irrigating ditches and flumes for the Mission Indians, California.

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Kickapoo Indians. Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting an estimate from the Secretary of the Interior of appropriation for fulfilling treaties with Kickapoo Indians