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Submissions from 1874

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an appropriation for the relief of the Flathead Indians in Montana

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an appropriation for the relief of the Stockbridge and Munsee tribe of Indians in Wisconsin

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an appropriation to aid the Indians in Shasta County, California

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an estimate of appropriation required for the settlement and support of the Kansas Indians on their new reservation in the Indian Territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to articles of convention concluded with the chiefs and headmen of the Shoshone and Bannock Indians, for relinquishment of a portion of their reservation in Wyoming Territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the lands of the North Carolina or eastern band of the Cherokee Indians, including a draught of a bill for the benefit of said Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the necessity that exists for some remedial legislation in behalf of Indian tribes or bands living upon reservations, who are, by a recent decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, prevented from cutting and selling timber from the land occupied by them

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the removal of the Pawnee tribe of Indians from the State of Nebraska to the Indian Territory.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, submitting estimate of appropriation for subdivision of White-Earth Reservation in Minnesota

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, submitting estimates to pay to Osage Indians interest on net avails of land sold under second article of treaty of September 29, 1865

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Board of Indian Commissioners in relation to an unexpended balance of appropriation made by the act of May 29, 1872, to pay the expenses of said board

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a detailed statement of the amount of moneys expended and indebtedness incurred in connection with the Indian service from June 30, 1873, to Dec. 31, 1873, &c

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill and estimates of appropriation for the removal of the Kickapoo and other Indians from Texas and Mexico.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill authorizing the Secretary of the Interior to use funds from the sale of lands for the benefit of the Osage Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill for the relief of the Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill making available certain unexpended balances of funds to be used for the civilization of the Pawnee Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill providing for the manner of paying annuities to Indian tribes under treaty stipulations.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill to amend an act entitled "An act making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, for the year ending June 30, 1849, and for other purposes.".

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill to amend the acts of June 30, 1834, and February 13, 1862, to regulate trade and intercourse with various Indian tribes

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to use certain unexpended balances of appropriations for the Indian service.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill to enable Indians to become citizens of the United States

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill to secure eighty acres of land in the White Earth Reservation of the Chippewa Indians in Minnesota to the Episcopal Board of Missions

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a list of claims for depredations committed by Indians, &c., called for by House resolution of April 30, 1874

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an agreement with the Jiearilla Apache and certain Ute Indians in the Territory of New Mexico.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for collecting and subsisting the Apache Indians in Arizona for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1875

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for educational purposes for the Sac and Fox Indians of the Missouri.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for removing the Kickapoo and other roaming bands of Indians from Mexico to the Indian Territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for the employment and support of a carpenter and a shoemaker at the Pawnee Agency in Nebraska during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1875

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for the removal of the Kansas tribe of Indians to the Indian Territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation required during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1875, for the subsistence and support of northern Sioux Indians.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation required to aid and instruct the Indians of the Central Superintendency

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation required to defray the expenses incident to the survey of Indian reservations during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1875.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation required to defray the expenses of holding a general council of Cherokee, Creek, &c., as provided by treaties with said Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation required to meet obligations existing under contracts for transportation to various Sioux agencies during the remainder of the fiscal year.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriations required to fulfill treaty obligations with the Winnebago Indians of Nebraska

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation to indemnify the Pawnee Indians for 4,800 acres of land

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting An estimate of appropriation to pay for improvements by settlers on lands set apart for Makah Indians in Washington Territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation to remove the Modoc Indians from Oregon to the Indian Territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of funds required for the survey of Indian reservations during the fiscal year ending June 30, 1876.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a report of the special agent appointed to visit the Mission Indians of Southern California, and recommending an appropriation for the said Indians.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a report showing the necessity that exists for legislation in behalf of the Mission Indians in California.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a statement of indebtedness on account of collecting upon reservations and subsisting Apache Indians in Arizona and New Mexico prior to July 1, 1873

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting estimate of appropriation for collecting and subsisting the Apache Indians in Arizona and New Mexico.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting estimate of appropriation for the purchase from the Omaha Indians in Nebraska, of such quantity of land as may be required for the Winnebagoes in Wisconsin, &c

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting estimates of appropriations to aid Indians of Northern Superintendency in arts of civilized life.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in compliance with act of July, 1854, three reports of the Surveyor-General of the Territory of New Mexico on private lands in said territory

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in compliance with the act of July 22, 1854, a report of the Surveyor-General of New Mexico on land-grant to Francisco Montes Vigil, being private land-claim No. 91

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in compliance with the act of July 22, 1854, the transcript of the land-grant to Antonio Chaves, being private land-claim reported as No. 79

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting the claim of John Watts, for depredations committed by Comanche Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting to the house a draught of a bill to establish a reservation for certain Indians in the Territory of Montana.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting certain information relative to the amounts of liabilities due from the Choclaw tribe of Indians to individuals.

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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, 1876

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, transmitting estimates of the deficiencies in appropriations required to complete the service of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1874

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Letter from the Secretary of War, in relation to the bill (H. R. 1157) to provide for the payment of certain volunteer companies in the service of the United States in the war with Mexico and in the suppression of Indian disturbances in New Mexico

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Letter from the Secretary of War, in relation to the bill (H. R. 1590) to provide for the better protection of the frontier settlements of Texas against Indian and Mexican depredations

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Letter from the Secretary of War, in relation to the bill (H. R. 2298) to restore certain lands in California to homestead and pre-emption settlement

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Letter from the Secretary of War, relative to the bill (H.R. 2854) for the location and construction of a military wagonroad from Green River City, Wyo., to the Yellowstone National Park, and to Fort Ellis, Mont.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, relative to the establishment of a military post near Carlin, Nev.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, relative to the Fort Kearney Military Reservation in Nebraska.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, relative to the payment of the Montana Indian war claims of 1867.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, relative to the purchase of military sites in Texas

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a report and map of a reconnaissance in the Ute country, made in 1873 by Lieutenant E. H. Ruffner, of the Corps of Engineers.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting papers showing the cost to the Quartermaster's Department of the Modoe war

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting the claims of the States of California and Oregon, and citizens thereof, on account of the Modoc War

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Letter from the Treasurer of the United States, transmitting, in compliance with law, his statement of general receipts and expenditures for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1873.

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Message from the President of the United States, in answer to a resolution of the House of April 15, 1874, transmitting a report from the Secretary of War, relative to geographical and geological surveys west of the Mississippi

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Message from the President of the United States, relative to the extent and nature of the contracts, purchases, and expenditures for the Indian service made since July 1, 1873

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Message from the President of the United States, returning without his approval the bill (H. R. 1331) for the relief of Joab Spencer and James R. Mead for supplies furnished the Kansas Tribe of Indians

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Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of State, and a copy of the report of the commissioners to inquire into depredations on the frontiers of Texas

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Message from the President of the United States, transmitting a revision of the estimates for the expenses of the government for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1875

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Message from the President of the United States, transmitting copies of the correspondence and papers relative to the war with the Modoc Indians in Southern Oregon and Northern California, during the years 1872 and 1873

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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 7, 1874

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Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1874

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Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office, 1874

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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-third Congress, 1874

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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-third Congress : Report of the Commissioner of Education, 1874

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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-third Congress, 1874

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Report upon the reconnaissance of northwestern Wyoming, made in the summer of 1873 by William A. Jones, Captain of Engineers U. S. A.

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Statistics of mines and mining in the states and territories west of the Rocky Mountains; being the sixth annual report of Rossiter W. Raymond, United States Commissioner of Mining Statistics

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Tabular statements of disbursements made from the appropriations for the Indian Department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1874, 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

Submissions from 1875

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Contingent fund, Department of the Interior. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a statement of expenditures of the contingent funds of the several bureaus and offices of his department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1875

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, in relation to an estimate of appropriation required for the confederated tribes of the Kaskaskias, &c., in the State of Kansas

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, relative to an estimate of appropriation to pay Osage Indians interest on net avails of lands sold under the Treaty of 1865

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, transmitting an estimate of appropriation for the support and civilization of the Chippewa Indians of Lake Superior, for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1876

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, transmitting petition of citizens of Colfax County, New Mexico, for removal of Jicarilla Apache and Ute Indians to their reservation, to be considered in connection with the treaty, or "agreement," with said Indians presented to Congress, with letter to the Speaker of the House, February 3, 1874

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Letter from the Attorney-General, transmitting, in compliance with the Act of July 15, 1870, an estimate of appropriation in relation to the duty of the District Attorneys and the Attorney-General of the United States to institute and prosecute suits against the present and former agents of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, in relation to an amendment to the Indian appropriation bill referring to the Choctaws

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior. Recommending an amendment to the Indian appropriation bill for Malheur reservation, in Oregon

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an amendment to the Indian appropriation bill for certain incidental expenses in Oregon

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an amendment to the Indian appropriation bill for subsistence of the Ute Indians in Colorado

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to an appropriation for Creek annuities

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the claim of William P. Lyon & Son for printing one thousand volumes of Choctaw laws

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the estimate of appropriations heretofore submitted to the House for the continuance of the geological survey

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the removal of the Weeminuche Indian Agency to the Ute reservation

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, relative to the treaty of February 23, 1867, with certain Indian tribes in Kansas

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, submitting an amendment to Indian Appropriation Bill, asking an appropriation to extinguish rights to hunt, under treaty of April 29, 1868, with Sioux Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a copy of a bill to amend the act of June 10, 1872, for the relief of certain Indian tribes in the Northern Superintendency

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a detailed statement of all the expenditures of the contingent funds of his department for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1874

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill making appropriation for the purchase of certain improvements on the Nez Perce Indian reservation in Idaho

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a draught of a bill providing for the investment of certain funds belonging to the Prairie band of Pottawatomie Indians