The Resource The War Department and Indian affairs, 1800-1824

The War Department and Indian affairs, 1800-1824

Label
The War Department and Indian affairs, 1800-1824
Title
The War Department and Indian affairs, 1800-1824
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From 1789 until the Bureau of Indian Affairs was established in 1824, Indian affairs were under the direct control of the Secretary of War. This collection consists of the letters received by and letters sent to the War Department, including correspondence from Indian superintendents and agents, factors of trading posts, Territorial and State governors, military commanders, Indians, missionaries, treaty and other commissioners, Treasury Department officials, and persons having commercial dealings with the War Department, and other public and private individuals. In addition, attachments include vouchers, receipts, requisitions, abstracts and financial statements, certificates of deposit, depositions, contracts, newspapers, copies of speeches to Indians, proceedings of conferences with Indians in Washington, licenses of traders, passports for travel in the Indian country, appointments, and instructions to commissioners, superintendents, agents, and other officials
Member of
Cataloging source
MIGCL
Index
no index present
LC call number
E93
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • United States
  • United States
Series statement
Archives unbound
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
  • Indians of North America
Label
The War Department and Indian affairs, 1800-1824
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date range of documents: 1800-1824
  • Reproduction of the originals from the U.S. National Archives
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
692183741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (7,588 images).
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
american studies
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692183741
Label
The War Department and Indian affairs, 1800-1824
Publication
Note
  • Date range of documents: 1800-1824
  • Reproduction of the originals from the U.S. National Archives
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
692183741
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (7,588 images).
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
american studies
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692183741

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