First edition. Quarto in black pebbled cloth with gilt stamping to spine. [iii-xi] 628pp. Contents. Index. Lengthy report with charts and tables providing extensive, detailed statistics and other information. This important report was published for members of Congress and present a complete governmental record of all events, activities, and general information available during the year 1903 and pertaining to all matters related to the many American Indian tribes. The many reports published in each volume are provided by Commissioners, Tribal and Reservation Agents, Missionaries, Military Officers, State Government Officers, Law Enforcement Officers, Religious Groups, Members of Congress, as well as settlers and other citizens. The scope of this report includes all aspects of interaction with various Indian tribes, with primary emphasis on those west of the Mississippi. This report includes information on education; classes of Indian schools; abolishment of agencies, Indian treaties and agreements, Indian traders; sales of Indian lands; logging on Indian reservations; leasing of Indian lands; mining; collection of revenues; Indian Territory under the Curtis Act and subsequent legislation; Chippewa in Minnesota; settlers on Northern Cheyenne Reservation in Montana; Wadsworth town site in Pyramid Lake Reservation in Nevada; Walker River Reservation in Nevada; allotments to New York Indians; Eastern band of Cherokees in North Carolina; Puyallup lands in Washington; fishery rights of the Yakima in Washington; agreement with Fort Berthold Indians in North Dakota; Wenatchi Indians in Washington, etc. 1/2" tear to top of spine and with rubbing to corners, boards and spine. Good plus.
Inventory Number: 45352