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Title Needs of the restricted Indians of Oklahoma [manuscript]: speech, 1915 Oct. 22
Author Foreman, Grant (1869-1953)
Document Type Manuscript
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Typescript of speech delivered Oct. 22, 1915, by Grant Foreman to the Lake Mohonk Conference on the Indian and Other Dependent Peoples, concerning the deleterious effects on the Five Civilized Tribes of the congressionally authorized sale and lease of land allotments in Oklahoma. Foreman speaks of the evils of allowing unsupervised leasing of lands still resticted from sale.
Places Oklahoma, United States
Keywords government relations, government, sale of land, lease of land, land tenure, Congress of the United States, Five Civilized Tribes, Office of Indian Affairs, Dawes Act, Curtis Act of 1898
Theme American Indians and the US Government
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Southeast
Additional Information Oklahoma lawyer and author of numerous works on Indian and western history, many concerning the Five Civilized Tribes.
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 290
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue