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Title Treaties between the US and the Indians, 94
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 Council Springs, in the county of Robinson, Texas, near the Brazos River, on the fifteenth day of May, A.D. one thousand eight hundred and forty-six, between P. M. Butler and M. G. Lewis, commissioners on the part of the United States of America, of the one part, and the chiefs, counsellors, and warriors of the Comanche, I-on-i, Ana-da-ca, Cadoe, Lepan, Long-wha, Keechy, Tah-wah-carro, Wichita and Wacoe tribes of Indians, and their associate bands, in behalf of their said tribes, of the other part ...
Names Polk, James K. (1795-1849); Butler, P. M.; Lewis, M. G.
Places Council Springs, Robinson County, Brazos River, Texas, 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 Great Plains, Southeast
Place of Publication Washington, D.C.
Additional Information

Concluded May 15, 1846; ratified by the Senate Feb. 15, 1847; and signed by President Polk Mar. 8, 1847.

No. 94 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. 94
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue