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Sac and Fox Indian Reservation (Okla.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

From right to left: Moses Keokuk General Merchandise, small building, Only Way Church, log cabin home of Rev. Horr, big frame physicians home and residence, blacksmith’s residence, two-0story brick Indian agent’s home, Moses Keokuk and Capt. George Hetzel, Keokuk’s interpreter, are identified, Sac and Fox Agency Town, Mid 1880s., mid 1800s

 Item — Box Photo M-19, item: 186
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Black and white original and copy prints of numerous Oklahoma towns, including scenes of businesses, health resorts, stone quarries, railroads and dust storms. The collection also contains prints of Cherokee, Creek, Chickasw, Choctaw, Seminole, and Sac and Fox Indians. John Wesley Morris Manuscript Collection also in repository.
Dates: mid 1800s

Kaw Indian Agency Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1202
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Indian tribal agency. Farming and grazing leases (1903-1937); oil and gas leases (1913-1932); allotment records (1902-1936); financial and property records (1887-1927); employee records (1903-1918); correspondence (1901-1939); and general information files (1895-1932) of the agency for the Kaw (Kansa) Indians.
Dates: 1887-1939

Sac and Fox Indian Agency Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: WHC-M-539
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Indian agency. Ledgers (1876-1888) recording receipt and payment of supplies, and expenditures for freight, the police force, employee salaries, cash payments to Indians, and names of Indians eligible for payment; copies of correspondence (1840-1872) from agent John S. Beach to the Governor of Iowa and other officials regarding land distribution, employment, depredations, trade, education and problems among the Sac and Fox, including a letter from the Governor of Kansas to General Pope regarding Indian depredations in Western Kansas and the captivity of Mary Jordan by raiding Indians.
Dates: 1840-1888

Southern Plains Indian Agencies Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1087
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Photocopies of correspondence (1804-1899) between U.S. Indian agents throughout the southern Great Plains region and various officials, regarding Cheyenne, Arapaho, Kiowa, Osage, Pawnee, Sac and Fox, Wichita and other Indian tribes. Correspondents include John Beach, Lawrie Tatum and Generals Townsend, Sheridan and Sherman.
Dates: 1804-1899