Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for the Year 1868

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Title Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs for the Year 1868
Subject Indians of North America; Federal government; Indian reservations; Whites--Relations with Indians; Indians of North America-Education; Annuities; Land use; Black Hawk, approximately 1832-approximately 1890; Treaties; Culture; Shoshoni Indians; Ute Indians; Livestock; Education; Agriculture
Spatial Coverage Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation (Utah); Utah; Washington (D.C.)
Keywords Indian Agency; Reservations; Annual Report; Indian; White Relations; Black Hawk; Land Rights
Tribe Ute; Shoshone
Creator Taylor, N. G.; Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881
Description Excerpts concerning Utah from the Annual Report of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs - Courtesy of the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections. The Commissioner of Indian Affairs proclaims that moving Utah Indians to reservation lands is desirable for the federal government and will provide them with a more sufficient means of subsistence. The Commissioner also discusses potential ways to "civilize" American Indians. The Superintendent of Indian Affairs for Utah submits reports regarding the Uintahs, Pah-Vents, and Eastern, Western, and Northwestern Shoshones. The Superintendent reports depredations committed by Indians and proclaims that there is a lack of reservation schools. The Superintendent also submits data regarding livestock and farming
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Contributors Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881
Date 1868
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Coverage Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation (Utah); Utah; Washington (D.C.)
Rights Digital Image © 2011 America West Center. All Rights Reserved
ARK ark:/87278/s6md1vrt
Setname uaida_main
Date Created 2014-03-03
Date Modified 2014-03-03
ID 368780
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6md1vrt
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