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Submissions from 1848

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Resolutions of Mr. Vinton, on the subject of the reference of the President's annual message

Submissions from 1849

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Geographical memoir upon Upper California, in illustration of his map of Oregon and California. by John Charles Fremont: addressed to the Senate of the United States.

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Letters from the Secretary of War, Second Comptroller, and Commissioner of Indian Affairs, upon the subject of the Cherokee Treaty of August, 1846

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Memorial of Judge Wind and others, asking the fulfilment of treaty stipulations with the Cherokee Indians

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Memorial of W. S. Coodey and John Drew, representatives of the "Old Settlers" of the Cherokee Nation of Indians

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Petition of the head chiefs of the Chippewa tribe of Indians on Lake Superior for a grant of lands, &c

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Remonstrance of Col. Peter Pitchlynn, Choctaw delegate, against the passage of the bill to unite under one government the several Indian tribes west of the Mississippi River

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Resolution of the Legislature of Florida, asking the passage of a law granting land to the officers and soldiers who served in the Florida War

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Resolution of the Legislature of Florida, in favor of the payment of the claims of Captain Thomas Langford and his men for services as volunteers in the Seminole War

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Resolution of the Legislature of Florida, urging upon Congress the payment of certain companies of volunteers

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Resolutions of the Legislature of Florida, asking Congress to take some action to keep the Indians of Florida within their prescribed boundaries

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Resolutions of the Legislature of Indiana, relative to a grant of land in the Miami reserve, for the use of the Indiana University

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Resolutions of the Legislature of Indiana, relative to soldiers in the late war with Great Britain, and others

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Resolutions of the Legislature of North Carolina, relative to the provision of a permanent home for the Indian tribes

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Resolutions of the Legislature of Pennsylvania, relative to the provision of a permanent home for the Indian tribes

Submissions from 1850

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Fourth annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, to the Senate and House of Representatives, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution during the year 1840

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Memorial of the Legislature of Michigan, relative to certain land grants and surveys in said state

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Memorial of the Legislature of Missouri, relative to the extension of the southwestern boundary of the state, and the extinguishment of the Indian title to certain lands

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Report of the Clerk of the House of Representatives U. S., in compliance with the act to authorize the appointment of additional paymasters, and for other purposes, passed July 4, 1836

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Resolution of the Legislature of Indiana, relative to the price of the public lands on the Great Miami Reservation

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Resolution of the Legislature of Tennessee, relative to a grant of land to the officers and soldiers of the War of 1812, and Seminole War

Submissions from 1851

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Joint Resolutions of the Legislature of California, in relation to the placing of troops along the borders, and the erection of forts in California for the protection of the citizens of that state

Submissions from 1852

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Preamble and resolutions of the Legislature of Michigan, recommending the payment of a balance due under the treaty between the United States and the Ottawa and Chippewa Nations of Indians, concluded at Washington on the 28th March, 1836

Submissions from 1853

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Appropriations, new offices, etc. Report of the Clerk of the House of Representatives U. S., in compliance with the "Act to authorize the appointment of additional paymasters, and for other purposes," passed July 4, 1836

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Military posts on Kansas and Upper Minnesota Rivers. Letter from the Secretary of War, on the subject of estimates for posts at the Republican Fork of Kansas River, and on Upper Minnesota River

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Muscogee or Creek Indians. Letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, in reference to the affairs of the Creek Indians

Submissions from 1854

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Additional estimates for the Indian Department. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting additional estimates, and explanations thereof, for the service of the Indian department

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Alabama Mlitia -- Second Brigade. Memorial of the General Assembly of Alabama, asking for the payment of the balance due to the Second Brigade of Alabama Militia called into the United States service in 1836, under the command of Brigadier General William W. Garrard, in the war against the Creek Indians

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Black Feet Indians, gros-ventres, and others. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting communications showing the importance of an appropriation for defraying the expenses of holding a council with the Indians therein named

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Fort Atkinson. Memorial of the Legislative Council of New Mexico, asking the re-establishment of Fort Atkinson

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Indian appropriations. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 46.) Letters addressed to the Committee on Indian Affairs, transmitting and explaining estimates for Indian appropriations

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Jicarilla Indians. Memorial of the Legislative Council of New Mexico, in reference to the Indians within the borders of the Territory

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New Mexico -- Land claims. Memorial of the Legislative Council of New Mexico, in regard to land claims, &c

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Smithsonian Institution. Communication from the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, transmitting the annual report of the Board of Regents of that institution

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Special estimates for Indian service. communications addressed to the Chairman of the Committee on Indian Affairs, accompanied by special estimates and explanations thereof for the Indian service

Submissions from 1855

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Military road from Fort Dunginess. Memorial of the Legislature of Washington Territory, praying an appropriation for a military road from New Dunginess, to connect with the military road from Fort Vancouver to Fort Steilacoom.

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Military road from Fort Steilacoom to Bellingham Bay. Memorial of the Legislature of Washington Territory, for a military road from Fort Steilacoom to Bellingham Bay.

Submissions from 1856

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Appropriations, new offices, &c.

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Choctaw interest claim. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating copies of letters having reference to an item in the estimates for the Choctaw claim for interest.

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Error in Chickasaw estimates. Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating a copy of a letter from the Acting Commissioner of Indian Affairs, in reference to an error in the Chickasaw estimates.

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Estimates -- Florida volunteers. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting estimates for the pay of Florida volunteers.

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Florida volunteers -- Estimates. Letter from the Secretary of War, addressed to the Chairman of Ways and Means, accompanied by estimates of appropriation for defraying expenses of volunteers lately called into service in Florida.

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Indian War -- Washington Territory. Memorial of the Legislature of Washington Territory, praying an appropriation to defray the expenses of the existing war.

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John L. McLane, of Florida. Resolution of the Legislature of Florida, asking Congress to make an appropriation for the benefit of John L. McLane, of the State of Florida.

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Military road from Bruceport to the Cowlitz Landing. Resolution of the Legislature of Washington Territory, relative to a military road from Bruceport, on Shoalwater Bay, to the Cowlitz Landing.

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Military road from Fort Steilacoom to Fort Walla-Walla. Memorial of the Legislature of Washington Territory, praying an appropriation for the Military Road across the Cascade Mountains.

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Military road from Olympia. Memorial of the Legislature of Washington Territory, praying an appropriation for a military road from Olympia, on Puget Sound, to connect with the military road from Salem to Astoria, in Oregon Territory, at some point near the mouth of the Columbia River.

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New Mexico contested election. Papers and testimony in the case of Miguel A. Otero, contesting the seat of Jose M. Gallegos, Delegate from the Territory of New Mexico.

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Oregon Territory -- Expenses of Indian War. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Oregon, asking Congress to assume the expenses of the existing Indian War.

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Oregon volunteers -- Pay of. Copy of an act of the Territory of Oregon, providing for the payment of Volunteers in the service of the Territory.

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Tenth annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution, up to January 1, 1856. and the proceedings of the Board up to March 22, 1856.

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Western boundary of Iowa. Resolution of the Legislature of Iowa, in reference to the extension of the western boundary of said state.

Submissions from 1860

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Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year 1859

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Appropriations, new officers, &c. statements Showing I. Appropriations made during the first session of the Thirty-sixth Congress. ii.Officers created and the salaries thereof. iii. The offices the salaries of which have been increased, with the amount of such increase during the same period

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Fort in Pembina River Valley. Memorial of the Legislature of Minnesota, for a fort, or military post, in the valley of the Pembina River

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Indian reservations in California. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, relative to Indian reservations in said state

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Indians within the State of Wisconsin. Memorial of the Legislature of the State of Wisconsin, praying Congressional legislation for the protection of Indian tribes within that state, &c

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New Mexican Railway Company. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 761.) Memorial of the New Mexican Railway Company, in relation to the Pacific Railroad

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Soldiers of the War of 1812. Resolutions of the Legislature of Tennessee, asking legislation for the benefit of the soldiers of the War of 1812.

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Winnebago Indians. Memorial of the Legislature of Minnesota, for the removal of the Winnebago Indians, and the indemnification of the early settlers on their reservation

Submissions from 1863

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Appropriations, new officers, &c

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Indian raid in Minnesota. Memorial from the Legislature of Minnesota, to extend pension laws to those disabled in the late Indian raid in Minnesota

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Indian supplies and reservations. Resolutions of the State of California, in relation to Supplies furnished the Indian agent in said state.

Submissions from 1864

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Indian Affairs in California. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, in relation to Indian affairs in that state

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Nome Lackee Reservation. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, relative to Nome Lackee Reservation

Submissions from 1865

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Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the Institution for the year 1864

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Arms for Arizona. Resolutions of the Legislature of Arizona requesting arms.

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Cherokee Indians. Memorial of the Principal Chief and others of the Cherokee Nation, asking for the payment of interest, &c

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Consolidation of the Indian Tribes. Protest of the Cherokee Nation against Senate bill 459, entitled "A bill to provide for the consolidation of the Indian tribes, and to establish civil government in the Indian territory."

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Fort or garrison in southwestern Missouri. Memorial of loyal citizens of the southwestern portion of the State of Missouri, asking for the establishment of a fort or garrison near the southwest corner of the State of Missouri.

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Indians of Arizona. Memorial of the Legislature of Arizona, asking of Congress an appropriation of one hundred and fifty thousand dollars for placing Indians of the Colorado on a reservation

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Mining Laws of Arizona. Mining Laws of the Territory of Arizona.

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War against the Apaches. Memorial the Legislature of Arizona, asking of Congress an appropriation of $250,000 in aid of the war against the Apaches.

Submissions from 1866

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Appropriations, new officers, &c.

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Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Dakota, asking for a geological survey of the Black Hill country and Bad Lands in Dakota Territory.

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Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Dakota, asking for the establishment of a mail route from Fort Randall, Dakota Territory, to Fort Sully, in the same territory.

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Memorial of the Legislature of Iowa, for government aid to the extension, in Iowa, of the Iowa branch of the Union Pacific Railroad.

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Resolutions of the convention of Texas, in favor of a southern branch of the Pacific Railroad.

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Statements showing I. Appropriations made during the first session on the Thirty-ninth Congress. II. Officers created and the salaries thereof. III. The offices the salaries of which have been increased, with the amount of such increase during the same period.

Submissions from 1867

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Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, showing the operations, expenditures, and condition of the institution for the year 1866.

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Cherokee neutral lands. Resolution of the Legislature of Kansas, praying the passage of Senate bill no. 489, giving right of pre-emption to settlers on the Cherokee neutral lands in Kansas.

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Geological survey in Dakota. Memorial from the Legislature of Dakota relative to a geological survey of the territory.

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Indian affairs. Letter from the Secretary of War, addressed to Mr. Schenck, Chairman of the Committee on Military Affairs, transmitting a report by Colonel Parker on Indian Affairs

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Indian Affairs. Letter from the Secretary of War, directed to the Chairman of the Committee on Military Affairs, transmitting a communication from General Grant on Indian Affairs

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Issue of arms to Indians. Letter from the Secretary of War, addressed to the chairman of the Committee on Military Affairs, relative to the issue of a large number of arms to the Kiowas and other Indians

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Letter from the Clerk of the Court of Claims, transmitting a list of the judgments in that court since the year 1863.

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Losses by citizens of New Mexico. Memorial of the Legislature of the territory of New Mexico, relative to losses sustained by the citizens of the territory during the revolution of 1847, and by Indian depredations, from the arrival and formal taking possession of the territory by General Stephen W. Kearney.

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Memorial of the Legislature of New Mexico, in relation to Indian depredations in that territory.

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Memorial of the Legislature of New Mexico, in relation to the establishment of telegraphs between the military posts in Kansas and New Mexico.

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Settlers on Osage lands. Resolutions of the Legislature of Kansas, praying the passage of a bill extending the benefit of the Homestead Law to the settlers on the lands recently purchased from the Osage Indians.

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Statements Showing, I. Appropriations made during the first session of the Fortieth Congress. II. Officers created and the salaries thereof. III. The offices the salaries of which have been increased, with amount of such increase, during the same period.

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Superintendent of Indian Affairs for Colorado.

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Utah Territory. Resolution of Hon. John Bidwell, relative to affairs in Utah Territory.

Submissions from 1868

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Affairs in Utah and the territories. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, in compliance with House resolution of the 5th instant, the report of Brevet Brigadier General James F. Rusling, inspector, &c., for the year ending June 30, 1867

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Blackfeet Indians. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Montana Territory, relative to a proposed treaty with the Blackfeet Indians.

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California Mountaineer Infantry. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, asking Congress to place the first battalion mountaineers, California infantry volunteers, on the same footing with other volunteer soldiers

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Claims of the State of Iowa

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Indian Affairs in Dakota. Memorial and Resolution of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Dakota, relative to Indian affairs in said territory.

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Indian depredations in California. Memorial of the Legislature of California, asking that steps be taken by the general government to ascertain the losses suffered by citizens of the state in late Indian depredations, and make indemnity for the same

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Indian Depredations in New Mexico. Memorial of the Legislature of the Territory of New Mexico, praying that the commander of that district may be authorized to call out volunteers to punish Indian depredations