Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting proceedings, under joint resolution of Congress of the 13th of February last, in relation to the purchase of the island at the confluence of the St. Peter's and Mississippi Rivers
Letter on Purchase of an Island.  Based upon treaty with certain Sioux Indians on 9 Aug. 1820; records do not show Col. Leavenworth authorized to conclude such a treaty; title to the island already claimed by the U.S.
Johnson's Bibliographic Reference
Serial Set Citation
Sioux Indians - Lands * Sioux Indians - Treaties * Sioux Indians - Treaty of 1820
Congressional Document Number
H.R. Doc. No. 82, 26th Cong., 1st Sess. (1840)
Number of Pages