The Resource Miami Indians census

Miami Indians census

Label
Miami Indians census, 1842/10/22
Title
Miami Indians census
Inclusive dates
1842/10/22
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
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.
Cataloging source
ISL
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United States
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  • Miami Indians
  • United States
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Miami Indians
  • United States
Label
Miami Indians census
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2742%20Miami%20Indians%20Census.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/26 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/26 by Masada Sparrow
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21268970
Extent
0.01 Cubic ft.
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the National Archives on 1940/04.
System control number
(OCoLC)1006507728
Terms governing use
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.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Miami Indians census
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2742%20Miami%20Indians%20Census.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/26 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/26 by Masada Sparrow
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21268970
Extent
0.01 Cubic ft.
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the National Archives on 1940/04.
System control number
(OCoLC)1006507728
Terms governing use
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.
Type of unit
1 folder

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