Native American Treaties and Information
In our collection see:
- Documents of American Indian diplomacy : treaties, agreements, and
conventions, 1775-1979 KF8202 1999 Government Publications Reference.
- Treaties between the United States and the Indian Tribes. (1846)
Statutes at Large of the United States, Volume 7. GS 4.111:7
- List of Indian Treaties: Memorandum and Accompanying Information.
[1778-1880 with References to U. S. Statutes] (1964) Y 4.In8/14:In2/11
- Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties. Volume 2: Treaties Y
- Also in our collection as Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties. Volume 2:
Treaties I 1.107: v.2
- American Indian E76.2A425 1995 (Office) Multimedia
encyclopedia "From pre-European contact to the early 20th century--the
history, culture, words and images, legends and leaders of the United States,
Canada and Northern Mexico."
- American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm
Publications GS4.17/3:Am3i (Annotated copy with notes on microfilm
collections held in Government Publications.)
Report / Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology See the
- Bulletin /
Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology See the Index
- A Century of
Lawmaking for a New Nation This American Memory collection includes
browsable, searchable versions of official documents from early congresses.
The portions of the House and Senate Journals, Senate
Executive Journal, Annals of Congress, the Congressional Serial
Set, Statutes at Largem, and Maclay's Journal are now online. In
addition, the collection contains materials from the Continental Congress,
including Journals of the Continental Congress, Elliot's
Debates, and Farrand's Records. The documents are available in both
image and text format. Recent additions include:
on the emigration of Indians, 1831-33 (Forced relocations under the
Removal Act of 1830--4 Stat. 411.)
- Indian Land
Cessions in the United States "indicates the number and location of each
cession by or reservation for the Indian tribes from the organization of the
Federal Government to and including 1894, together with descriptions of the
tracts so ceded or reserved, the date of the treaty, law or executive order
governing the same, the name of the tribe or tribes affected thereby, and
historical data and references bearing thereon." With 67 maps.
- Congressional Masterfile (Government Publications Local Area
Network) index to hearings, reports, documents and other congressional
publications 1789 to the present.
American Indian Documents: Treaties and Laws, 1607-1789
to American Indian documents in the Congressional Serial Set,
of North American Indians
tribal claims : decided in the Court of Claims of the United States, briefed
and compiled to June 30, 1947
Indians: A Documentary History of the Diplomacy of the Six Nations and Their
League; Guide to the Microfilm Collection. Z1210 I7I76 1985
Microfilm 4203 (Ask at the desk for reels of film)
Americans and the New Deal microform collection
- North American Indians on CD-ROM E77 N65 1990 (Office) (Full
text of classic titles)
of the Bureau of Indian Affairs: Classified Files, 1907-1939
Electronic Versions of Treaties and
one-stop access to public laws, executive orders of the president, the US
Code, a subset of environmental laws, the Federal Register, the Code of
Federal Regulations, Native American Treaties, Tribal Codes, and
Affairs: Volume I (Laws, Compiled to Dec. 1, 1902);Volume II (Treaties,
1778-1883);Volume III (Laws, Compiled to Dec. 1, 1913) Compiled and edited
by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904. Hosted
by the Oklahome State University Library.
- Statutes At Large. Congressional contains the
complete Statutes at Large from 1789 to the most recent compilation.
Choose the Bills, Laws and Regulations menu. The search screen includes an
option to limit the search to "Treaties with Indian Tribes". Searches the name
and synopsis of the law. The full text of the law is in Adobe Portable
Document Format (PDF) Campus access only.
Native American Information and
Indian Data Tables from the Census
- American Indian
and Alaska Native Areas 1990 Census includes detailed demographic data
from the 1990 census. Choose from pull-down menus for trust
lands/reservations, tribal statistical areas, or Alaska Native villages.
- Anthropological Index
Online index to anthropological literature published in 700 journals
provides bibliographic citations useful in the research of historic Native
on North American Indians, for K-12 "This bibliography, compiled by the
Anthropology Outreach Office of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural
History, is a response to these and other teachers' concerns about choosing
culturally sensitive and historically accurate books for children about
American Indians and Alaska Natives."
of Publications of the Bureau of American Ethnology : with Index to Authors
and Titles Bureau of Ethnology Bulletin 200. (End of Series) This is a
complete listing of Bureau of American Ethnology publications from 1877 to
1971. It includes Annual reports, Bulletins, Contributions to North American
Ethnology, Publications of the Institute of Social Anthropology,and
miscellaneous publications. Material included in this bibliography available
in Government Publications.
- Bureau of Indian
Affairs (U. S. Department of the Interior) includes a list of Federally
Recognized Tribes, statistics, reports, lists of tribal leaders, bills and
laws relating to Indian affairs, and other information.
Recognized American Indian Tribes of the United States: Directory The
American Indian Heritage Foundation provides a directory of tribes. Access is
by region and state within a region. Entries include tribal name, name of the
tribal leader, address, and telephone and/or fax numbers. Note that the tribal
entries are arranged by federal designation. These federal designations may
not match the name commonly used by the tribe.
- Flags of the
Native American Peoples of the United States
- Indian Health Service offers
online publications such as Trends in Indian Health, Regional
Differences in Indian Health, and other titles.
- Native American
Ethnobotany Database "The database -- which contains 44,000 items
representing the medicinal uses of 4,029 species from 243 different plant
families by 291 different native American groups " can be searched by
- National Archeological
- Report Query for bibliographic citations of 120,000 archeological
- Guidance on compliance with the Native American Grave Protection And
- Maps displaying archaeological and environmental data at the
- National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Indians: A Select Catalog of NARA Microfilm Publications
Archival Research Catalog is the online catalog of NARA's nationwide
holdings in the Washington, DC area, Regional Archives and Presidential
Libraries. You can perform a keyword, digitized image and location search.
ARC's advanced functionalities also allow you to search by organization,
person, or topic. See also Crow Census
which features searches by name or family number for
years 1885, 1900, 1910, and 1930. Results include name, age, sex, number of
family members, family relationship, and percent Indian blood.
- Native American Constitution and Law
Digitization Project A cooperative project of the University of Oklahoma
Law Library and the National Indian Law Library. Provides access to
Constitutions, Tribal Codes, and other legal documents. "Tribal constitutions
and codes are the heart of self-government for over 500 federally recognized
tribes, and are the lifeblood of Indian sovereignty."
- Native American Rights Fund (NARF) with
information about NARF activities, history, cases, newsletters, journals,
links to tribal information, and information about the National Indian Law Library
. Its catalog is
now available online.
- Native American Technology and
Art site looks at clothing, metallurgy, pottery, and other aspects of
Native American technology.
- Native Web Site
Evaluation "The purpose of this Web page is to provide some guidelines
useful for evaluating and identifying Web sites that contain accurate
information and that are not exploitative of American Indians."
- Index of Native American
Resources on the Internet: an extensive collection of links.
American Sites: another extensive collection of links.
- NativeWeb: links and original
- Tribal Court
Clearinghouse features codes and constitutions, law review articles,
overviews of legal issues, news, court opinions from the Supreme Court and
tribal courts, links to Native websites, and other information. "The Tribal
Court Clearinghouse is designed as a resource for tribal justice systems and
others involved in the enhancement of justice in Indian country."
- The West: Web page for the
PBS series includes timelines, biographies, and full text primary source