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Treaty of St. Mary's collection 1818/08

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L614 (Text) 00000106355167 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 3.0 Cubic feet 1 large oversize box

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General Note:
Collection processing completed 2014 Oct.-2015 Aug. by Rebecca Shindel and Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/24 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a treaty between the United States government, the Miami Indian tribe, and territorial leaders in St. Mary's, Ohio ranging from October 3-6, 1818.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Treaty of St. Mary's collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
The Treaty of St. Mary's was signed on October 6, 1818, in Saint Mary's, Ohio, between the United States government, the Miami tribe and other territorial leaders. This treaty was drafted as part of a large-scale effort by the United States to purchase land from indigenous people and move them to lands west of the Mississippi River.
Subject: Miami Tribe.
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866
Conner, John, 1775-1826.
Conner, William, approximately 1773-1855.
Jennings, Jonathan, 1784-1834.
Lafontaine, Francis, 1810-1847.
Parke, Benjamin, 1777-1835.
Richardville, John Baptiste, 1761?-1841.
Indian Removal, 1813-1903.
Indians of North America > Treaties.

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