Treaty with Eel River Indians

message from the President of the United States, transmitting a copy of a treaty concluded on the 11th of February last, with the Eel River or Thornton Party of Miami Indians.
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Indians of North America -- Treaties, Miami Indians -- Tre
GenreTreaties.
SeriesExecutive doc -- no. 279., Native American legal materials collection -- title 4195., Ex. doc. (United States. Congress. House) -- 20th congress, 1st session, no. 279.
ContributionsEel River Band of Miami Indians.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16346339M
OCLC/WorldCa31790628

But the early description of Eel River indicates that the river and the land through which it flowed were very important to the Indians and early white traders. The river itself formed an important highway between the Eel River Post above and the important Indian settlement near the mouth of the river, and on to the Wabash settlements below.

Treaty with The Eel River, etc August 7, At a council holden at Vincennes on the seventh day of August, one thousand eight hundred and three, under the direction of William Henry Harrison, governor of the Indiana territory, superintendent of Indian affairs, and commissioner plenipotentiary of the United States for concluding any treaty or treaties which may be found necessary with any of.

The Treaty of Grouseland () was the second significant treaty to expand the Indiana Territory for additional settlement. Harrison negotiated with the Delaware, Potawatomi, Miami, Wea, and the Eel River band at Grouseland, Harrison's home at its terms the tribes ceded their land in southern Indiana south of the Grouseland Line, which began at the northeast corner of the.

Innearly 1, Potawatomi, Delaware, Miami, and Eel River Indians and their allies witnessed the Treaty of Fort Wayne, ceding million acres of tribal lands in present-day Michigan Author: Dennis Zotigh.

Treaty with the Eel River, etc. and commissioner plenipotentiary of the United States for concluding any treaty or treaties which may be found necessary with any of the Indian and the said chiefs and warriors of the before-mentioned nations and tribe of Indians, have hereunto set their hands and affixed their seals, the day and.

This book does not even deserve a one-star rating. It is utter rubbish and not useful at all for Miami people, of which the Eel River were a band who later merged with the broader Miami Nation by going to Kansas at the time of removal in Treaty with Eel River Indians book integrating with the Miami there or marrying into the Miami who remained in Indiana through treaty and congressional exemptions on reserve lands/5(3).

NATIVE AMERICANS OF APPALACHIAN KENTUCKY Contrary to popular myths, American Indians have lived in Kentucky since time immemorial. When Kentucky was declared the fifteenth state on June 1, Treaty with Eel River Indians book, more than twenty tribes, including the Cherokee, Chickasaw, Chippewa, Delaware, Eel River, Haudenosaunee, Kaskaskia, Kickapoo, Miami, Ottawa, Piankeshaw, Potawatomi, Shawnee, Wea.

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To find more information about each author or book please view our main Indian Tribes of the United States page. Eel River Indians. Miami Tribe – Hodge; Eel River Treaties Treaty of August 3, ; Treaty of August 7, ; Treaty of June 7, ; Treaty of Aug ; Treaty of.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate Good read. A few mistakes, for example, this book mistakenly states the Eel River Indians to be a subgroup of the Miami. The Eel River Indians were put together with the Miami by the American Government during a couple of treaties. The Eel Rivers, then and now, are most definitely a separate Tribe from the Miami/5(2).

Get this from a library. Treaty with Eel River Indians: message from the President of the United States, transmitting a copy of a treaty concluded on the 11th of February last, with the Eel River or Thornton Party of Miami Indians.

[Eel River Band of Miami Indians.; United States. President (. The Eel River (Cahto: Taanchow) is a major river, about miles ( km) long, of northwestern river and its tributaries form the third largest watershed entirely in California, draining a rugged area of 3, square miles (9, km 2) in five river flows generally northward through the Coast Ranges west of the Sacramento Valley, emptying into the Pacific Ocean Length: mi ( km).

The Eel River are a Native American tribe who at the time of European settlement lived along the (Northern) Eel River in what is today were sometimes classified as part of the Miami Indians as well as often being confused with the Wea, the Pankishaw and the Pokias.

A book of sources about the Eel River Tribe of Indiana has been compiled and published by Mike Floyd. The Eel River tribe was given $ a year, and the Potawatomi $ a year. Another article of the treaty awarded $ a year to the Wea tribe, whose consent was.

TREATY WITH THE DELAWARES, ETC. Septem Proclaimed Janu A treaty between the United States of America, and the tribes of Indians called the Delawares, Putawatimies, Miamies and Eel River Miamies. Groups such as the Humboldt Home Guard, the Eel River Minutemen and the Placer Blades among others terrorized local Indians and caused the premier 19th century historian Hubert Howe Bancroft to describe them as follows.

“The California valley cannot grace her annals with a single Indian war bordering on respectability. Title: A treaty of peace between the United States of America and the tribes of Indians called the Wyandots, Delawares, Shawnes, Ottawas, Chippewas, Pottawatomies, Miamis, Eel.

The Eel River American Indians were a tribe living primarily in northwestern Indiana during the late s and the early s. Following the signing of the Treaty of Greenville inthey joined the Miami tribe. They took their name from the Eel River in northern Indiana.

The said Miami, Eel River, and Wea tribes, cede and relinquish to the United States forever, all that tract of country which lies to the south of a line to be drawn from the north east corner of the tract ceded by the treaty of fort Wayne, so as to strike the general boundary line, running from a point opposite to the mouth of the Kentucky.

The Eel River is marked on the earliest maps as l’Anguille, the Eel or Snake Fish which the Indians called it –Kenapocomoco. This was beaver country, and the French hunted steadily as well as deer, otter, and mink.

The hides were removed by canoe to Detroit, then to Montreal and Quebec. A treaty between the United States of America and the tribes of Indians called the Delawares, Putawatimies, Miamies and Eel River Miamies.

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American Indian Treaties From until abouttreaties between individual sovereign American Indian nations and the U.S. were negotiated to establish borders and prescribe conditions of behavior between the parties. The form of these agreements was nearly identical to the Treaty of Paris ending the Revolutionary War between the U.S.

and Great Britain. Many Wyandot, Delaware, Shawnee, Ottawa, Miami, Eel River, Wea, Chippewa, Potawatomi, Kickapoo, Piankashaw, and Kaskaskia lost large portions of their homeland. Still other native leaders resisted and contested this and subsequent treaties, and would later fight to regain their land under the leadership of Tecumseh and Tenskwatawa.

The treaty currently on display is the Treaty with the Potawatomi,also known as the second treaty of Fort Wayne. This treaty between the United States and the Miami, Delaware, Potawatomi and Eel River tribes spurred Shawnee chief Tecumseh’s movement to halt U.S.

expansion in Indian Country and join the British against the U.S. in the. TREATY WITH THE EEL RIVER, ETC., Click here to download page one of the original treaty. Click here to download page two of the original treaty. Aug. 7, 7 Stat., Proclamation, Dec. 23, At a council holden at Vincennes on the seventh day of August, one thousand eight hundred and three, under the direction of William Henry Harrison, governor of the Indiana territory.

A treaty between the United States of America, and the tribes of Indians called the Delawares, Pottawatimies, Miames, Eel River, and Weas. Articles of a treaty made and entered into, at Grouseland, near Vincennes, in the Indiana territory, by and between William Henry Harrison, governor of said territory, superintendent of Indian affairs, and.

Royce Area 73 was originally ceded to the United States in Article 9 of the Treaty of Fort Wayne of SeptemWilliam Henry Harrison, commissioner, by the "Delaware, Putawatame, Miami, and Eel River tribes of Indians" (7 Stat.

Article 9 of this Treaty reads as follows: Art. 9th. The Omnibus Treaty of assigned remnants of Old Northwest tribes to sections in northeast Indian Territory.

These were the Confeder-ated Peorias, the Ottawas and the Wyandottes. The Peoria Confederacy consisted of groups from the Peorias, Miamis, Cahokias, Tamaroas, Michigameas, Moingwenas, Piankashaws, Weas, Eel River Indians, and Kaskaskias.

Return to Jump Table. Province of Manitoba-- Map and Bands contact info. Manitoba First Nations Treaty Land Entitlement Committee--Representing 22 First Nations in Manitoba, who are covered by Treaties 1,2, 5 and bits of 3 and Barrens Land Band of Indians; Berens River Band of Indians.

The Treaty of Greenville, negotiated in Ohio on August 3,ended the war. It was made between Major General Anthony Wayne, commander of the army of the United States, and the Wyandot, Delaware, Shawnee, Ottawa, Chippewa, Potawatomi, Miami.

The Eel River Tribe of Indiana Hardcover – Janu by Mike Floyd (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, Janu "Please retry" Author: Mike Floyd. Ratified treaty no. 47, documents relating to the negotiation of the treaty of Augwith the Delaware, Potawatomi, Miami, Eel River, and Wea Indians (Aug ).

Sec. of War to Wm. H. Harrison, Oct.

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11,acknowledging receipt of treaty and communicating wish of President that negotiations with Piankashaw be concluded.Benack, Flat Belly Once Walked These Lands. Part 2 by Jo Ann Merkle Vrabel, Feature Writer Inthere was a very wealthy and gruff Pottawatomi chief named Benack.

He had two reservations. One as a reserve located southeast of Clunette,at the northwest corner of the intersection of County Roads North and West. Schedule of grants referred to the foregoing Treaty, Article 3d. [To John B. Richardville, one section of land, between the mouth of Pipe Creek and the mouth of Eel River, on the north side of the Wabash, and one section on the north-west side of the St.

Joseph, adjoining the old boundary line; also, one half section on the east side of the St. Joseph's, below Cha-po-tee's village.