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Submissions from 1860

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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

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Indian Hostilities in Utah. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Utah Territory, praying for an appropriation to pay for Indian depredations and expenses incurred in suppressing Indian hostilities

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Mendocino Indian reservation. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, asking that Mendocino Indian reservation be abandoned, and the lands be opened for pre-emption

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Montana volunteers. Memorial of the Legislature of Montana, asking an appropriation for paying debts created in raising Montana volunteers

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Oregon Indian War Claims. Communication from Senators George H. Williams and H. W. Corbett, on the Oregon Indian war claims of 1855-'56, audited by Philo Callender, which encloses letters of the Third Auditor and B. F. Dowell on the expenses of the war

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Southern Pacific Railroad. Resolutions of the Legislature of California, asking Congress to grant same aid in lands and subsidies to construct the Southern Pacific Railroad as have been granted to construct the Union and Central Pacific Railroad

Submissions from 1869

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Appropriations, New Officers, &c. Statements showing, I. Appropriations made during the third session of the Fortieth 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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Appropriations, new officers, Etc

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Claim of Kansas. Statement in reference to the claim of the State of Kansas, for indemnification for expenses incurred in the support of her militia during the rebel invasion in 1864. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 112.)

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Department of Indian Affairs. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 1795.) Memorial of yearly Meetings of the Society of Friends, relative to the treatment of the Indians

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Flathead Indians. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Montana, for the removal of the Flathead Indians from the Bitter Root Valley, in the County of Missoula, to their reservation on the Jocko

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Frederick Hall. Petition of Frederick Hall, praying confirmation of title to certain land in the State of Michigan, under treaty stipulations

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Indian depredations in Utah. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Utah territory, praying for an appropriation to pay for Indian depredations and expenses incurred in suppressing Indian hostilities

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Railroad - Humboldt River to Portland. Joint Memorial of the Legislature of Oregon, asking aid in the construction of a railroad from the north bend of Humboldt River, in the State of Nevada, to Portland, Oregon

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St. Paul and St. George, Alaska. Letter from Frank N. Wicker to Hon. Robert C. Schenck, with copy of report made to the Solicitor of the Treasury relative of the Islands of St. Paul and St. George, Alaska

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Treaty with Crow Indians. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Montana, asking a reconsideration of the treaty with the Crow Indians

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Treaty with Great and Little Osage Indians. Resolutions of the Legislature of Kansas protesting against the ratification of the treaty with the Great and Little Osage Indians

Submissions from 1870

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Indian depredations. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 774.) Papers accompanying bill for commission to investigate claims for Indian depredations

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Territorial government for Indian tribes. Resolution directing the Committee on the Territories, to inquire into the expediency of establishing a territorial government over certain Indian tribes

Submissions from 1871

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Appropriations, new offices, etc

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Appropriations, new offices, etc. Statements showing, I. Appropriations made during the third session of the Forty-first Congress. II. Offices 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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Captain Samuel Adams. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 260.) Communication from Captain Samuel Adams relative to the exploration of the Colorado River and its tributaries

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Elias C. Boudinot. (To accompany bill H. R. 603.) Memorial of Elias C. Boudinot, a Cherokee Indian, for relief against certain proceedings under the internal revenue laws.

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Freedmen of the Chickasaw Nation. (To accompany bill H.R. no. 379.) Copy of an act passed by the Legislature of the Chickasaw Nation, relative to the freedmen of the Chickasaw Nation

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Heirs of Benjamin W. Ladd. petition, papers, and statement of facts, in the case of the heirs of Benjamin W. Ladd

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Immigrant wagon roads. Memorial of the Legislative Assembly of Dakota, asking for the construction of immigrant wagon roads through the public domain of Dakota Territory

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Louis Goldstone. Memorial of Louis Goldstone, relative to the Alaska seal fishery

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Oregon Indian reservations. Memorial of the Legislature of Oregon, in relation to Indian reservations in said State.

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Protection from Hostile Indians. Memorial of the Legislature of Arizona, asking protection from hostile Indians

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Redick McKee. Memorial of Redick M'kee, late disbursing agent of the Indian Department in California, praying certain allowances.

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Settlers upon Cherokee neutral lands. Memorial of the Legislature of the State of Kansas, requesting Congress to pass such laws as may be necessary to fully protect the rights of bona fide settlers upon the Cherokee neutral lands in Kansas, under the homestead and preemption laws, and the right of the State to the 16th and 36 sections for the support of common schools.

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The statistics of the population of the United States, embracing the tables of race, nationality, sex, selected ages, and occupations. to which are added the statistics of school attendance and illiteracy, of schools, libraries, newspapers and periodicals, churches, pauperism and crime, and of areas, families, and dwellings. Compiled from the original returns of the Ninth Census, (June 1, 1870,). Tables I-VIII Inclusive

Submissions from 1872

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Appropriations, new offices, etc. statements showing, I. Appropriations made during the second session of the Forty-second Congress. II. Offices 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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Bands of roving Indians. Memorial of the Legislature of Wisconsin, asking the removal of certain bands of roving Indians to their western reservations.

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Chippewa Reservation. Joint resolution of the Legislature of Minnesota, to secure the cession of the Chippewa Indian Reservation at the mouth of Pigeon River, in the State of Minnesota.

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Claims of the State of Kansas. (To accompany bill H. R. no. 1063.) Papers relative to the claims of the State of Kansas for expenses of troops raised to suppress the rebellion

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Indian affairs in Arizona. Joint resolutions of the Legislature of California, relating to Indian affairs in the Territory of Arizona.

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Indians residing in Michigan and Indiana. (To accompany H. Res. -- First session 42d Congress.) Supplementary memorial of certain Indians residing In Michigan and Indiana

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Memorial and accompanying papers of the Legislature of Dakota Territory, relative to the Dakota Indian War of 1862.

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Montana war Report : Claim oflaim. Testimony in relation to Indian waReport : Claim oflaims of the Territory of Montana.

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P. P. Pitchlynn. Memorial of P. P. Pitchlynn, Delegate of the Choctaw Nation, upon the subject of the claim of the Choctaw Nation to the net proceeds under the award of the Senate of the United States.

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Private land-claims in New Mexico.

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Protest of Creek, Cherokee, and Choctaw Nations. Protest of Creek, Cherokee, and Choctaw Nations against propositions pending in Congress to frame territorial governments

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Protest of Creek, Cherokee, and Choctaw Nations. Protest of Creek, Cherokee, and Choctaw Nations against propositions pending in Congress to frame territorial governments

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Survey of lands in the Indian Territory. (To accompany bill H. R. 1192.) Protest of the Indian delegates to the survey of their lands in the Indian Territory, as proposed in the Indian Appropriation Bill

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Survey of the Colorado River of the West. Letter from the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, transmitting report preliminary for continuing the survey of the Colorado of the West and its tributaries, by Professor Powell.

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Wagon-road from Lake Superior to Net Lake Reservation. Memorial of the Legislature of Minnesota, asking for an appropriation to improve and complete a wagon-road from Lake Superior to the Net Lake Indian Reservation, in the State of Minnesota.

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Wagon-road in Colorado. Joint memorial of the Legislature of Colorado Territory, for the construction of a wagon-road to White River Indian Agency, in Colorado Territory.

Submissions from 1873

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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 1872.

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Answer of P. P. Pitchlynn, Choctaw Delegate, to the communication of the Secretary of the Treasury, relative to the Choctaw net-proceeds claim

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Digested summary and alphabetical list of private claims which have been presented to the House of Representatives from the Thirty-second to the Forty-first Congress, inclusive: Exhibiting the action of Congress on each claim, with references to the journals, reports, bills, etc., elucidating its progress

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Joint resolution of the Legislature of Kansas, memoralizing Congress for a sufficient grant of lands to supply deficiency of sixteenth and thirty-sixth sections for school purposes, lost to the state by Indian reservations.

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Joint resolution of the Legislature of Kansas, praying for extension of time for settlers to enter lands of the Osage Reservation

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Letter from the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, transmitting a report of the survey of the Colorado of the west, and its tributaries

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Memorial of certain Indians residing in Michigan and Indiana, for relief