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Submissions from 1860

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, a letter from the Governor of Texas, concerning the alleged hostilities existing on the Rio Grande, between the citizens or the military authorities of Mexico and that state.

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, further correspondence in relation to the hostilities on the Rio Grande.

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, information with regard to the present condition of the work of marking the boundary, pursuant to the first article of the treaty between the United States and Great Britain of June 15, 1846.

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, the correspondence between the judges of Utah and the Attorney General or President, with reference to the legal proceedings and condition of affairs in that territory.

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Report of Commissioner of Indian Affairs, 1860

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Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, submitting, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, an estimate of the amounts that will be required to hold councils with certain Indians of the plains and in the State of Minnesota.

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Report of the Commissioner of the General Land Office, 1860

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior, 1860

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Report of the Secretary of the Interior, submitting additional estimates of appropriations for the Indian service in Oregon and Washington, for the current and ensuing fiscal years.

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Report of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, the report of Captain H. D. Wallen of his expedition, in 1859, from Dalles City to Great Salt Lake, and back.

Submissions from 1862

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, in answer to a resolution of the Senate of the 29th ultimo, transmitting copies of the reports of W. H. Walsh and William H. Coombs, in relation to the "half-breed Kaw lands" on the Kansas River, in the State of Kansas

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Message of the President of the United States, transmitting a copy of a communication of the 21st of December last to the Secretary of State by the Governor of the Territory of Nevada

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Message of the President of the United States, transmitting a petition of citizens of Oregon and Washington Territory, and a report of the Third Auditor of the Treasury in relation to the Indian war claims in Oregon and Washington Territory

Submissions from 1869

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating a report of the commissioners appointed under the 13th article of the treaty between the United States and the Senecas and mixed Senecas, Shawnees, and other Indians, concluded February 23, 1867, to ascertain and report the amount of money due by the United States to the Wyandott Indians

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating an estimate of appropriation required to pay the expenses of a special agent to take the census of the North Carolina Cherokees, in accordance with the act of July 27, 1868

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating an estimate of appropriations for the Sisseton and Wahpeton Sioux Indians at Lake Traverse and Devil's Lake, Dakota Territory

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating an estimate of appropriations required for fulfilling treaty stipulations with the northern Cheyenne and northern Arapaho Indians under Treaty of May 10, 1868

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating an estimate of appropriations to supply deficiencies in the appropriations for the Sioux of Dakota, Arickarees, Gros- Ventres, and Mandans, Crows, and Yanktons

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating correspondence relative to contemplated arrangements for the temporary subsistence of the native population of the islands St. Paul and St. George, Alaska

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate, information concerning the remnant of the tribe of the Seminole Indians in South Florida

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of December 18, 1868, information in relation to the character of the Indians killed or captured by United States troops under the command of General George A. Custer

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 15th instant, a statement of the tracts of land selected by members of the Grand River Band of the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, under Treaty of July 31, 1855

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 5th instant, the annual reports of the several Pacific railroad companies

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of this date, a copy of the report of the Special Commissioners upon the Central Pacific Railroad of California

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with the resolution of the Senate of the 14th ultimo, information in relation to the late battle of the Washita River

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with the resolution of the Senate of the 21st ultimo, a list of the Indian superintendents and agents, and designating the absentees from their posts

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, in relation to the outstanding indebtedness that has been accruing for several years on account of Indian service in California

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Letter of the Secretary of the Treasury. communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 15th ultimo, information in regard to the Territory of Alaska and the fur interests therein

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Letter of the Secretary of War, communicating a copy of the report of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel M. V. Sheridan, upon the extremely destitute condition of the Osage Indians

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Letter of the Secretary of War, communicating copies of reports upon Indian affairs in the military division of the Missouri

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Letter of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of December 14, 1868, a statement in relation to the number of troops employed in connection with Indian hostilities in protecting the Missouri River traffic and the Union Pacific Railroad

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Letter of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of December 14, 1868, information in relation to the late Indian battle on the Washita River

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Letter of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of December 14, 1868, information in relation to the late Indian battle on the Washita River

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Letter of the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of December 14, 1868, information in relation to the late Indian battle on the Washita River

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Letter of the Secretary of War, transmitting a copy of the report of Brevet Major General Harney upon the Sioux Indians on the upper Missouri

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 21st ultimo, information in relation to the report of Brevet Major General William S. Harney upon the Sioux and other Indians congregated under treaties made with them by the special peace commission

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Message of the President of the United States, in relation to the encroachments of the agents of the Hudson's Bay Company upon the trade and Territory of Alaska

Submissions from 1870

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Letter of the acting Secretary of the Interior communicating, in compliance with the resolution of the Senate of the 23d instant, a copy of a letter addressed by the Department of the Interior to the Commissioner of the General Land Office, in relation to the right of the State of Kansas to certain lands sold to the United States by the Osage Indians under the treaty of September 29, 1865

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Letter of the Secretary of the Treasury communicating, in compliance with the resolution of the Senate of June 29, 1870, information relative to the settlement of the claim of the legal representatives of George Fisher, deceased, for the use and destruction of property in the Creek Indian War

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Message of the President of the United States, calling the attention of Congress to the necessity of the passage of certain measures before the adjournment of the session

Submissions from 1871

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating copies of the reports of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Superintendent Hoag, and J. D. Lang, relative to the extension of the time of payment by settlers on the Osage Indian lands in Kansas.

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, communicating information relative to the unadjusted claims of the State of Florida arising out of the several Indian wars in that state.

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Letter of the Secretary of the Interior, recommending an appropriation for the Peoria, Kaskaskia, Wea, and Piankeshaw Indians, in accordance with the Treaty of February 23, 1867

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Letter of the Secretary of the Treasury, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate February 15, 1871, information relative to claims incurred in the suppression of Indian hostilities in Oregon and Washington Territories, and which were not acted or reported upon by the commission authorized by Act of August 18, 1856.

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Letter of the Secretary of the Treasury, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of February 27, 1871, information relative to claims incurred in suppressing Indian hostilities in Oregon and Washington Territories, and which were acted and reported upon by the commission authorized by Act of August 18, 1856.

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating a copy of the proceedings of the council of Indian tribes held at Ocmulgee, in December, 1870.

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating a paper relative to the desire of certain Indian tribes in the northern superintendency to sell a portion of their lands with a view to the purchase of other lands.

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Message of the President of the United States, communicating the second annual report of the Board of Indian Commissioners

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Report of a reconnaissance of the Yukon River, Alaska Territory. July to September, 1869.

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Treaties and conventions entered into by United States, ratification whereof has been exchanged. July 4, 1776-May, 1871. Report of Secretary of War

Submissions from 1872

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a Senate resolution of March 8, information in regard to the occupancy of the Indian Territory by unauthorized persons.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in obedience to law, an account of property belonging to the United States in the possession of that department.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, accompanying a report of the Solicitor of the Treasury relative to the claim of the Choctaw Indians, known as the "Net Proceeds Claim."

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Letter from the Secretary of War, accompanying an engineer report of a reconnaissance of the Yellowstone River in 1871

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Letter from the Secretary of War, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of March 7, 1872, a preliminary report of Lieutenant George M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, of the progress of the engineer exploration of the public domain in Nevada and Arizona

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Letter from the Secretary of War regarding animals stolen by Indians at San Antonio, Texas.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting papers showing the necessity for telegraphic communication between the military stations in Arizona.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting papers showing the necessity for telegraphic communication between the military stations in Arizona.

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Message from the President of the United States, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of April 23, 1872, information relative to the recent affray at the court-house in Going Snake, Indian Territory, and recommending the erection of a judicial district in the Indian Territory.

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Message from the President of the United States, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of April 23, 1872, information relative to the recent affray at the court-house in Going Snake, Indian Territory, and recommending the erection of a judicial district in the Indian Territory.

Submissions from 1873

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, accompanying information called for by the Senate resolution of January 8, 1873, relative to the Modoc and other Indian tribes in Northern California.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, accompanying reports of the Surveyor-General of New Mexico on private land-claims Nos. 71 and 72.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in obedience to law, an inventory of all the property belonging to the United States in the buildings, rooms, offices, and grounds occupied by that department and under its charge

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a copy of a letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs in relation to the sale of Indian lands in the State of Kansas

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Letter from the Secretary of the Treasury, accompanying a letter addressed to him by the Third Auditor of the Treasury, in reply to statements made by Lieutenant Thomas H. Bradley to the Secretary of War.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, returning the Senate resolution of January 29, 1873, in relation to enlisting a company of Indian scouts to serve in prosecuting the Modoc Indian war.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, in compliance with a Senate resolution of January 6, 1873, reports relative to expenses incurred by the Territories of Washington and Oregon in the suppression of Indian hostilities in the year 1856.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting the report of Major J. W. Barlow, who accompanied a surveying party of the Northern Pacific Railroad, in relation to Indian interference with that road.

Submissions from 1874

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a Senate resolution of January 27, 1874, information in relation to a treaty with the Chippewa Indians

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating reports of the Surveyor-General of New Mexico on the private land-claims under grants to Felipe Gutierres and Juan Jose Gallegos, No. 83 and No. 84

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, in answer to a resolution of the Senate, of May 15, 1874, in relation to the sale of pine timber, belonging to the Chippewa Indians, to A. H. Wilder, of Minnesota

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a copy of a letter from the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and one from Enoch Hoag, Superintendent of the Central Superintendency, protesting against the passage of House bill 1725, providing for the sale of the Black Bob lands in Kansas

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in answer to a Senate resolution of March 19, 1874, information relative to the Indian agencies in Nevada

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Message from the President of the United States, accompanying a report from the Secretary of the Interior relative to information called for by a Senate resolution of January 8, 1874, regarding encroachment upon Indian Territory

Submissions from 1875

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Letter from the Acting Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in compliance with a resolution of the Senate of the 8th instant, the report of the commissioners appointed to investigate the affairs of the Osage Indian Agency, together with the evidence taken by the board, and the separate findings of the individual members thereof.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in answer to a Senate resolution of March 19, 1874, information in relation to the number of Indians captured or killed by United States troops during the year 1873.

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Message on the Black Hills Country

Submissions from 1876

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, in answer to a Senate resolution of March 6, 1876, accompanying information in relation to the expenditures of the Indian Bureau and the number of Indians provided for at the expense of the government

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting a remonstrance of leading men of the Osage Nation against the establishment of a territorial government over the Indian country

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in answer to a Senate resolution of April 19, 1876, a copy of the report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs in relation to the present situation of Indian disturbances in the Sioux reservation

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in answer to a Senate resolution of December 8, 1876, information in relation to a removal of the Sioux Indians from their treaty reservation to the Indian Territory

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Message from the President of the United States, transmitting, in compliance with a Senate resolution of July 7, 1876, information in relation to the hostile demonstrations of the Sioux Indians, and the disaster to the forces under General Custer

Submissions from 1878

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in answer to a Senate resolution of April 17, 1878, information in relation to the decisions of that department upon the rights of Indians to impose taxes in the Indian Territory.

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in obedience to law, a list of property belonging to the United States in his possession

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in compliance with a Senate resolution of May 24, 1878, a copy of the memorial of B. F. Overton, Governor of the Chickasaw Nation, praying for a rehearing in the matter of the Chickasaw Nation Permit Law.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, communicating a tabular statement of campaigns, expeditions, and scouts in the Department of Dakota in the third quarter of 1877.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a copy of letters and a telegram from Col. B. H. Grierson, Tenth Cavalry, objecting to the reinstatement or reappointment officers dismissed from the Tenth Cavalry; also, a copy of the report of the Adjutant-General on the subject.

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a copy of letters and a telegram from Col. B. H. Grierson, Tenth Cavalry, objecting to the reinstatement or reappointment officers dismissed from the Tenth Cavalry; also, a copy of the report of the Adjutant-General on the subject.

Submissions from 1879

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Infantry

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, communicating, in answer to a Senate resolution of January 8, 1879, information respecting an arrangement made between the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and the Lawrence University, of Appleton, Wis., for the education of Indian children

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Letter from the Secretary of War, in answer to a Senate resolution of June 4, 1879, accompanying information in relation to the arrest and removal of J. M. Bell and other Cherokee Indians from the Cherokee Nation

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a report of the acting Chief of Engineers, upon a provision in the Sundry Civil Bill, approved March 3, 1879, discontinuing the geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian under the War Department after June 30, 1879

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting information in regard to arrest and removal of J. M. Bell and other Cherokee Indians from the Cherokee Nation, &c

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Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting report of Lieut. Gen. P. H. Sheridan, in regard to operations to control squatters in the Indian Territory

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Message from the President of the United States communicating Further information in relation to certain negotiations with the Indians in Colorado, under the act of May 3, 1873

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Message from the President of the United States, communicating, in answer to a Senate resolution of May 14, 1879, information in relation to lands in the Indian Territory acquired by the Treaties of 1866

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Message from the President of the United States, communicating, in answer to a Senate resolution of May 7, 1879, information in relation to an alleged occupation of a portion of the Indian Territory by white settlers

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Message from the President of the United States, communicating the estimates of the appropriations needed, which were sent to Congress by the Secretary of the Treasury at the opening of the last session

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Message from the President of the United States, communicating the report of the commission appointed under the provisions of the act approved May 3, 1878, entitled "An act authorizing the President of the United States to make certain negotiations with the Ute Indians in the State of Colorado"

Submissions from 1880

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Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, transmitting, in response to a resolution of the Senate relative to the rejection of certain bids for wagons for the Indian Service, a report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and accompanying correspondence.