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1868, November 10 - Effort And Failure To Civilize The Aborigines, Edward D. Neill May 2017

1868, November 10 - Effort And Failure To Civilize The Aborigines, Edward D. Neill

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In his 1868 letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Edward D. Neill, former Secretary of the Minnesota Historical Society, wrote that "past generations of white men have not been indifferent to the welfare of the red man of America." He pointed to the benign efforts of early settlers to "bring the infidels and savages ... to human civility and settled and quiet government." He noted that numerous efforts had been made by the English "to bring those infidel people from the worship of devils to the service of God." Neill discussed the efforts of various communities and organized religion to ...


1863, February 18 - Communication From S. S. Scott, Commissioner Of Indian Affairs, Confederates States Of America May 2017

1863, February 18 - Communication From S. S. Scott, Commissioner Of Indian Affairs, Confederates States Of America

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An 1863 letter from S. S. Scott, Commissioner of Indian Affairs for the Confederate States, to James A. Seddon, Secretary of War, in which he addressed previous agreements made by the United States with the North Carolina Cherokees, including financial renumeration made by the United States for those removed west of the Mississippi and as to those who remained in North Carolina. Scott wrote concerning when the North Carolina Cherokees had last received payment and how much would be owed by the Confederates on an annual basis.


1874 - The Indian Question, Francis A. Walker May 2017

1874 - The Indian Question, Francis A. Walker

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This 1874 book consists of two articles previously published in "The North American," April 1873 (The Indian Question), and "The International Review, May 1874 (Indian Citizenship), along with an account of the numbers, locations, and the social and industrial conditions of each important tribe and band of Indians within the United States. The Indian question is divided into two: "What shall be done with the Indian as an obstacle to the national progress? What shall be done with him when, and so far as, he ceases to oppose or obstruct the extension of railways and settlements? The chapter on Indian ...


1857 - History Of Indian Tribes Of The United States, Henry Rowe Schoolcraft May 2017

1857 - History Of Indian Tribes Of The United States, Henry Rowe Schoolcraft

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A 900-plus page report prepared in 1857 by by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Interior Department, provided a detailed narrative of aboriginal modern history beginning with the arrival of white men in Florida, Louisiana and New Mexico. The report contains United States census of Indians as of 1957, tables of Indian bands and tribes, along with numerous statistical charts and chronologies regarding financial renumeration to Indians and related expenses, fur trade, religious and organizations established during various eras, as well as a chronological table of events in the history of the North American Indians.


1907 - Annual Reports Of Department Of Interior For 1906 On Indian Affairs May 2017

1907 - Annual Reports Of Department Of Interior For 1906 On Indian Affairs

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1893 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1893 May 2017

1893 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1893

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1899 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1899, Part 1 May 2017

1899 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1899, Part 1

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1896 - Annual Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1895 May 2017

1896 - Annual Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1895

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1903 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1902, Part 1 May 2017

1903 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 1902, Part 1

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1909 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1909 May 2017

1909 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1909

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1892 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1892 (Pages 993-1294) May 2017

1892 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1892 (Pages 993-1294)

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1892 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1892 (Pages 493-992) May 2017

1892 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1892 (Pages 493-992)

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics. (Pages 493-992 of 1,294)


1865 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1864 May 2017

1865 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1864

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1865 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1865 May 2017

1865 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1865

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1870 - Report Of The Commission Of Indian Affairs For 1870 May 2017

1870 - Report Of The Commission Of Indian Affairs For 1870

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1938 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1938 May 2017

1938 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1938

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1914 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1913 May 2017

1914 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1913

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1929 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1929 May 2017

1929 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1929

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1918 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1918 May 2017

1918 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1918

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1911 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1910 May 2017

1911 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1910

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1907 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1907 May 2017

1907 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1907

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education. Addresses, in part, recent laws regarding Indians and need for coordination amongst governmental agencies.


1909 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1908 May 2017

1909 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1908

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1912 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1911 May 2017

1912 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1911

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1889 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1889 May 2017

1889 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1889

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education. This report sets forth eight convictions of the Commissioner on the absorption of the Indians into the national life noting that, "They cannot escape it, and must either conform to it or be crushed by it."


1895 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1894 May 2017

1895 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1894

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1897 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1897 May 2017

1897 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1897

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1901 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1901 May 2017

1901 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1901

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education


1898 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1898 May 2017

1898 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1898

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.


1912 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1912 May 2017

1912 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1912

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to manage Indian affairs, educate the Indians, and legislation regarding the Indians. In part, issues covered relate to employees, farming, health, schools, specific tribes, irrigation, forestry, minerals, supplies, finances, and statistics.


1888 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1888 Apr 2017

1888 - Report Of The Commissioner Of Indian Affairs For 1888

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Detailed report on the efforts by the US government to civilize, educate and provide moral training to the original inhabitants. This largely involved placing the Indians on reservations, teaching them agricultural and homebuilding skills, training them in proper dress and customs of the white man and providing opportunities for education.