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Our Indian Wards
     

Our Indian Wards

by George Washington Manypenny
 

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Our Indian wards (1880).

This book, "Our Indian wards", by George Washington Manypenny, is a replication of a book originally published before 1880. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

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Our Indian wards (1880).

This book, "Our Indian wards", by George Washington Manypenny, is a replication of a book originally published before 1880. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

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BN ID:
2940027127770
Publisher:
R. Clarke
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1000 KB

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CHAPTER VII. Dedication Of The Country West Of The Mississippi River For A Permanent Hume For The Indians Residing East Of It. Guarantees That This New Home Should Never Be Embraced Within The Limits Of Any OrGanized State Or Territory. The Tribes That Emigrated. Thelr '' Mist Money." The Annexation Of Texas And Other Acquisition's Tlie Effect Upon The Indians. Demands That The Country Should Be Opened To The Settlement Of The White People. Organization Of The TerriTORY Of Kansas. Its Effect On The Emigrated Tribes Treaties Of 1854. INTRUSION OF THE WHITES. MILITARY OFF1CERS AT FoRT LEAVEN- WORTH SYMPATHIZE WITH THE " SQUATTERS." THE RESERVATIONS OF THE CiiEBoKEEs, Chickasaws, Choctaws, Etc. Several years previous to the passage of the act of 1830, the United States acquired, by treaty with the Kansas and Great and Little Osage Indians, the territory west of Missouri and Arkansas, south of the Great Nemehaw and north of Red river, and bounded on the west by a line drawn from the head source of the Nemehaw to the source of the Kansas river, and thence southwardly through the Rock Saline to the Red river, and this country was dedicated for the future but permanent homes of the Indian tribes or nations to be transplanted to it, upon their removal from their lands on the east side of the Mississippi. It required several years to accomplish the transfer of such of the Indians east, as were pur- euaded to remove. Finally, the Cherokees, Creeks, Choc- taws, Chickasaws, Delawares, Shawanoes, Miamis, Kickapoos, Pottowatomies, Chippewas of Houch de Bceuf, Sacs and Foxes, Weas and Piankashaws, Kaskaskias and Peorias, were located west of the States of Missouri and Arkansas. In time a portionof the Seminoles were also removed and placed within the territory assigned to the Creek...

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