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Claim of Cherokee Indians for lands ceded to the United States in the Indian Territory

United States. President (1881-1885 : Arthur)

Claim of Cherokee Indians for lands ceded to the United States in the Indian Territory

message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Interior, in relation to the claim of the Cherokee Indians for certain lands placed at the disposal of the United States for settlement of friendly Indians.

by United States. President (1881-1885 : Arthur)

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Published by G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cherokee Nation,
  • Cherokee Indians -- Claims,
  • Cherokee Indians -- Land tenure,
  • Indians of North America -- Land tenure,
  • Indian land transfers -- Indian Territory

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesClaim of Cherokee Indians.
    SeriesEx. doc. / House of Representatives -- 47th Congress, 1st session, no. 89., Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House) -- 47th Congress, 1st session, no. 89., Native American legal materials collection -- title 4199.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Interior., Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination37 p.
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16346327M
    OCLC/WorldCa31790645

    As general terms, Indian Territory or the Indian Territories describe an evolving land area set aside by the United States Government for the relocation of Native Americans who held aboriginal title to their land. In general, the tribes ceded land they occupied in exchange for land grants in The concept of an Indian Territory was an outcome of the US federal government's 18th- and 19th Today part of: Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, . The Cherokee Nation (Cherokee: ᏣᎳᎩᎯ ᎠᏰᎵ, Tsalagihi Ayeli or ᏣᎳᎩᏰᎵ "Tsalagiyehli"), also known as the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, is the largest of three Cherokee federally recognized tribes in the United States. It was established in the 20th century and includes people descended from members of the Old Cherokee Nation who relocated, due to increasing pressure, from Government Type: Tribal Council.

    Northern Alabama Land Cessions Map. The Northern Alabama Land Cessions map was initially drawn up for a series found in the 18th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology. Specifically, it was created to reference the compilation by Charles C. Royce for the Indian Land Cessions in the United States. The Alabama Land Cessions map was initially drawn up for a series found in the 18th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology. Specifically, it was created to reference the compilation by Charles C. Royce for the Indian Land Cessions in the United States. Since the map was drawn up in it only.

    Claim of Cherokee Indians for lands ceded to the United States in the Indian Territory: message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Interior, in relation to the claim of the Cherokee Indians for certain lands placed at the disposal of the United States for settlement of friendly. The Cherokee nation does now give up all the lands owned claimed or possessed by them east of the Mississippi river. The Cherokee nation gives these lands to the United States. In return for $5 million, the Cherokee nation releases all its claims upon the United States for having taken Cherokee land in violent actions in the past. Article 5.


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Claim of Cherokee Indians for lands ceded to the United States in the Indian Territory by United States. President (1881-1885 : Arthur) Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Map of the lands ceded by the Cherokee Indians to the State of South-Carolina at a congress held in May, A.D. ; containing about 1, acres. Library of Congress Geography and Map Division. Shows the lands ceded to the states of South Carolina and Georgia by the Cherokee following their defeat during the American.

Claim of Cherokee Indians for lands ceded to the United States in the Indian Territory: message from the President of the United States, transmitting a communication from the Secretary of the Interior, in relation to the claim of the Cherokee Indians for certain lands placed at the disposal of the United States for settlement of friendly Indians.

The maps are from the original book Indian Land Cessions in the United States, Compiled by Charles C. Royce. It was published in The 18th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology -- ’97, Vol II, Smithsonian Institution, printed by the Government Printing Office, The treaty negotiated by the United States and the Cherokee tribe of Indians east of the Mississippi, for the purchase of the lands owned and occupied by that tribe in the States of Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Alabama, and providing for the removal of these people to a country west of Arkansas, was concluded at New Echota, in the.

tude, and west of the land of the Osage Indians in the Indian Terri­ tory, and south of the southern line of the state of Kansas, ceded to the United States by the Cherokee Indians under their treaty of Jfor the settlement of friendly Indians; not only the land oc­.

In Decemberthe Treaty of New Echota, signed by a small minority of the Cherokee, ceded to the United States all their land east of the Mississippi River for $5 million. Though the tribe sought to repudiate the treaty, they were unsuccessful. Under the Indian Removal Act, the Cherokee were forced to leave Georgia beginning in   In the early 19th century, settlers moved into southern Cherokee territory en masse and wanted their government representatives to claim the land.

The United States acted to remove all Indian. United States Serial Set Number contains the second part of the two-part Eighteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, (Part one is printed in United States Serial Set Number )Part two, which was also printed as House Document No.

of the U.S. Serial Set, 56th Congress, 1st Session, features sixty-seven. The United States agree to pay, according to the stipulations contained in the treaty of the eighth of July, eighteen hundred and seventeen, for all improvements on land lying within the country ceded by the Cherokees, which add real value to the land, and do agree to allow a reservation of six hundred and forty acres to each head of any Indian.

Before that time, land in Indian Territory was communal property and belonged to the Indian nation, rather than the individual. In Oklahoma Territory, with the exception of Indian allotments by the Jerome Commission in the late s, ownership began in and spread with each of the land openings.

By a treaty of Mathe Creek Indians ceded to the United States all of their land east of the Mississippi of families were entitled to tracts of land, which, if possible, were to include their improvements.

In Benjamin S. Parsons and Thomas J. Abbott prepared a census of Creek Indian heads of families, which gave their names and the number of males, females, and. This collection provides maps of the land cessions made by American Indian Nations during the interval between the formal establishment of the United States and It consists of all sixty-seven maps from Indian Land Cessions in the United States, compiled by Charles C.

Royce and presented as Part 2 of the Eighteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the. In Congress passed the Indian Removal Act, which directed the executive branch to negotiate for Indian lands.

This act, in combination with the discovery of gold and an increasingly untenable position within the state of Georgia, prompted the Cherokee Nation to bring suit in the U.S.

Supreme Court. In United States v. Territory, and south of the southern line of the State of Kansas, ceded to the United States by the Cherokee Indians under their treaty of Jfor the settle­ ment of friendly Indians, and report the same to Congress: Provided, That the Secre­ tary of the Interior be, and he hereby is, authorized to negotiate with the Southern Cheyennes and Arapahoes for the relinquishment of their claim to the.

Indian Treaties In the early cases of Cherokee Nation a, and Worcester v. Georgia, the Court, speaking by Chief Justice Marshall, held, first, that the Cherokee Nation was not a sovereign state within the meaning of that clause of the Constitution that extends the judicial power of the United States to controversies “between a State or the citizens thereof and foreign states.

Map of the former territorial limits of the Cherokee "Nation of" Indians ; Map showing the territory originally assigned Cherokee "Nation of" Indians. Contributor Names Royce, C. Created / Published [S.l.], Subject Headings. The Unassigned Lands in Oklahoma were in the center of the lands ceded to the United States by the Creek and Seminole Indians following the Civil War and on which no other tribes had been settled.

By it was bounded by the Cherokee Outlet on the north, several relocated Indian reservations on the east, the Chickasaw lands on the south, and the Cheyenne-Arapaho reserve on the west.

The Counties: Canadian, Cleveland, Kingfisher, Logan. Bythe American government had decided that American Indians had no place in the United States and passed legislation calling for their removal to lands. Annotations. In the early cases of Cherokee Nation a, and Worcester v. Georgia, the Court, speaking by Chief Justice Marshall, held, first, that the Cherokee Nation was not a sovereign state within the meaning of that clause of the Constitution that extends the judicial power of the United States to controversies “between a State or the citizens thereof and foreign states.

Documents of the Cherokee Nation and those relating to Indian affairs were found in the papers of John Ross; in the book, The Case of the Cherokee Nation Against the State of Georgia, Argued and Determined at the Supreme Court of the United States, January Term,by Richard Peters, and in U.S.

Government documents. (For aFile Size: KB. a treaty between the U.S. Government and a minority representation of the Cherokee tribe that ceded all Cherokee land in the Southeast to the United States and allowed for their move to Indian territory (Oklahoma); three of the Cherokee signers of the treaty (Major Ridge, John Ridge, and Elias Boudinot) were killed for signing over Cherokee land for personal profit.Title A Map of the lands ceded by the Cherokee Indians to the State of South-Carolina at a congress held in May, A.D.

; containing about 1, acres.This jurisdiction was established more than years ago, when the Cherokee Nation was relocated to Indian Territory, in present-day Oklahoma. Oklahoma’s 77 counties were established when the territory officially became part of the United States inmany years after the Cherokee Nation’s land base was established.