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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2742 (Text) 00000106359706 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic ft. 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/26 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/26 by Masada Sparrow.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes photostats of payment distributions regarding an annuity established under the 1840 and 1854 treaties with the Miami Indians east of the Mississippi River. The lists were kept by John A. Graham, special agent, and have columns for the names of Miami Indians and guardians receiving a per capita share of the established annuity in gold or silver currency; his or her age; sex of recipient; amount of share; amount of payments; marks or signatures; signatures of witnesses, and date of receipt.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Miami Indians census, 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 United States Senate amended the Fourth Article of the "Treaty With The Miami" on June 5, 1854. Miami Indians living east of the Mississippi River received a per capita portion in gold and silver coin of five percent interested on $221,258. The annuity was distributed directly to the Indians through a special agent.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the National Archives on 1940/04.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Miami Indians.
United States > Emigration and immigration.

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