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Title Treaties between the US and the Indians, 101
Document Type Treaty
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: James K. Polk, president of the United States of America, to all and singular to whom these presents shall come, greeting: whereas a treaty was made and concluded at Lake Powaw-hay-kon-nay, in the state of Wisconsin, on the eighteenth day of October, one thousand eight hundred and forty-eight, between the United States of America, by William Medill, a commissioner duly appointed for that purpose, and the Menomonee Tribe of Indians, by the chiefs, head men, and warriors of said tribe ...
Names Polk, James K. (1795-1849); Medill, William
Places Wisconsin, United States
Keywords treaty, government, government relations, law, President of the United States, diplomacy, Indian Policy, Congress of the United States, chief, commissioner, Indian Agent
Theme American Indians and the US Government
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Northeast
Place of Publication Washington, D.C.
Additional Information

Concluded Oct. 18, 1848; ratified by the Senate Jan. 19, 1849; and signed by President Polk Jan. 23, 1849.

No. 101 in a 3-volume collection of Indian treaties made between the years 1824 and 1868.

Binder’s title: Treaties between the United States and the Indians.

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT Ayer folio E95 .U69 1825 no. 101
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue