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Creek Indians -- Tribal citizenship

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Creek Nation Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1082
Scope and Contents


Court decisions, treasury warrants and related legal documents (1868-1900); correspondence (1873-1898); and typescripts of newspaper articles (1849-1943), all relating to land, institutions and the affairs of the Creek Nation, Indian Territory. Correspondents include Samuel Checote, Ward Coachman, Joseph M. Perryman and Isparecher.

Dates: 1849-1943

Mrs. Alfred Mitchell Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-410
Scope and Contents


Typescripts of articles and poems written by the Creek Indian poet Alex Posey; also included are articles concerning Posey's activities while a member of the Dawes Commission, the opposition to allotment by the Snake Clan of Creek Indians, and Creek opposition to Oklahoma statehood. Mrs. Alfred Mitchell Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1895-1910

Thomas Pumpkin Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-505
Scope and Contents


Tribal enrollment record (1902) of Thomas Pumpkin, or Tah Sa Co Fah Ahwee, a Euchee Creek Indian, with subsequent notes (1904-1909) that Pumpkin died 1899, three years before being enrolled by the Dawes Commission and ten years before final approval of his enrollment.

Dates: 1902-1909