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DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT, ss.
BE IT REMEMBERED, That on the twenty-third day of
September, in the forty-seventh year of the Independence of
the United States of America, Howe & Spalding, of the said
District, have deposited in this office the title of a Book, the

right whereof they claim as Proprietors, in the words following, to wit :

"A Report to the Secretary of War of the United States on Indian Affairs, comprising a narrative of a tour performed in the summer of 1820, under a commission from the President of the United States, for the purpose of ascertaining, for the use of the Government, the actual state of the Indian tribes in our country. Illustrated by a Map of the United States; ornamented by a correct portrait of a Pawnee Indian. By the Rev. Jedidiah Morse, D. D. late minister of the First Congregational church in Charlestown, near Boston, now resident in New Haven."

In conformity to the Act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, “An Act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned."

CHA'S. A. INGERSOLL,

Clerk of the District of Connecticut.
A true copy of Record, examined and sealed by me,

CHA'S. A. INGERSOLL,

Clerk of the District of Connecticut.

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INDEX.

A.

C.
ABSOROKAS, or Crow Indians, App. 252 Caddos, App. 257
Adams, J. Q. Opinion of on Indian Ti-Catholic Missionaries, App. 144
iles, App. 281

Cass, Governor, Rep. 16, App. 42, 43,
Plea before Supreme Court 324
U.S. App. 283

Canal, Erie, App. 62
Adultery, punishment for, App. 99, 135 Catawbas, Rep. 32
Agriculture &c. of Sauk and Foxes, Cato, an Indian of great wealth, App. 24
App. 126

Campagne, Baron de, App. 266
Alabama, Indians in, Rep. 33 Calhoun, J. C. circular letter of, App.
Alleghany Reservation, App. 83 290, 291
American S. W. Fur Company Rep. Cherokees, Rep. 33, App. 152
55, App. 7, 30, 39, 40, 43

Population, 152
Anecdote, Rep. 72, note.

Missionary Establishment
Annuities, Indian, App. 23, 139

at Spring Place, 153
Arkansaw Territory, description of,

Establishments of the Amer.
App. 212

ican Board, 159
Arricaras, or Riccaras, App. 252

School regulations, 160
Arrapahays, App. 253

Encouraging fruits, 161
Ard, James, App. 49

Report to the Secretary of
Armstrong, Fort, murder at, Rep. 15

War, 162
Astoria, Rep. 38

Address from Dr. Worceg-
Astor, John Jacob, Esq. Rep. 38

ter to the Education Fam-
Assiniboin River, Rep. 51

ilies, 164
Aus-kin-naw-wau-wish, Speech of,

Baptist establishment, 166
App. 53, 56

Progress of civilization,
Au-to-ko-ko-ne-be, Chippewa chief,

167, 199, 200
interview with, App. 140

Letter from Charles Hicks

to the Secretary of War,
B.

167
Barclay, Hon. Anthony, Rep. 16

State of the school January,
Baigne, or Pancake Point, App. 28

1822, 170
Bad River, App. 29

Advances in christiapiza.
Baylies, Mr. extract of a letter from,

tion at Spring Place, 171

Extracts from laws of the
Badger, Rev. Joseph, App. 91

Cherokee Nation, 172
Beaumont, Dr. Rep. 17

Mr. Hoyt's Rep. 177
Bell, Capt. extract from Journal of,

Boundaries and extent of
Rep. 74 note, App. 240, 254

Cherokee country, 178
Bell, Capt. John R. App. 151

Encouraging prospects, 179
Belle Point, Fort at, App. 254, 355

Progress of the children,
Blackburn, Rev. Gideon, App. 153

304
Blacksoot Indians, App. 252

Cherokees of the Arkan-
Black Hoof, App. 92

saw, App. 214
Boyd, Col. George, Rep. 14

Education establishment at
Bosen, Sock, App. 65

Dwight, 214
Boyer, a Wyandot, conversation with,

Report of Superintendants,
App. 16

215
Bowyer, Col. Rep. 40, 42, App. 57

Plan of education, 215
Brainerd, Missionary Establishment at,

War between Cherokecs
App. 159 to 182

and Osages, 216
Brotherton Indians, App. 85, 112

Visit of John Jolly, 231
Brown, Fort, App. 58

Exemplary devotowess, 231
Burial of the dead, App. 137

Darkness of Paganism, 231
Burnt River, App. 30

Visit of Waterminnee, 232

App. 72

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Cherokees, Extract from Capt. Bell's Cornwall School, letter from Susannah,
Journal, 255

mother of E. Boudinot, 272
Chayene Indians, App. 251

Rev. Mr. Daggett
Chiens, or Chayennes, App. 254

to J. Morse, 272
Choctaws, Rep. 33

David Brown to the
Boundaries of their country

President of the U. S. 273
App. 182

John Ridge to do.
Missionary Establishment

275
at Eliot, 183

Israel Fulsom to do.
Mr. Kingsbury's Reports to

276
the Secretary of War, 183 Commission of the Author, Rep. 11
Property belonging to the Council Blufis, Rep. 29, 34, 36,App.317
Establishment, 185

323
Capt. Coles' Petition, 186 Columbia river, Rep. 37
Mr. Kingsbury's Report, College, Indian, Rep. 76

30th January, 1822, 187 Colonization of the Indians, Rep. 82
Establishment at Mayhew, Conclusion, Rep. 93
191

Copper rock, App. 29
School at Newell, 194 Copper, App. 41, 42
Advances of Choctaws in Connecticut, Indians in, App. 74

civilization, 197 Communication from Gentlemen at
Description of Mayhew, 197 Green Bay App. 51
Sentiments of a Choctaw Criminal laws, App. 99

chief on education, 355 Crees, Rep. 35, App. 329, 330, 332
Charge, delivered to Missionaries, App. Creeks, Rep. 32, App. 146
357

Crooks, Capt. Rep. 17, 37, 38, App. 26
Chickasaws, Rep. 33, App. 200 Creation of man, Indian ideas of, App.
Chippawas and Ottawas, App. 19, 46, 138
131

Cummings, Maj. information from, App.
Chippawa Indians, App. 27, 29, 30, 47, 140
49, 140

Customs, Indian, App. 144
Chippawa chiefs, interview with, App. Cusic, Speech of, App. 5

44
Chah-aquiddick Indians, App. 72

D.
Chicago, App. 108

Dalhousie, Governor, Rep. 20
Children, ceremony in naming, App. Dare, Fort, Rep. 51
135

Daggett,Rev.Mr. Letter from, App.272
Clark, Governor, letter from, App. 107 Detroit, Rep. 14
Claims of Indians on the United States; Descriptive eloquence, (note,) Rep. 29
Rep. 79

Delawares, App. 90, 110, 111, 112, 113,
Clark, Rev. Daniel, extract from his 115, 116, 236
discourse, Rep. 66, note

Distrust of the Indians, Rep. 89
Claus, Hon. William, Rep. 20 Dickson, Col. Robert, App. 49
Clinton, Governor, Rep. 16, App. 62 Distances of places, App. 49
Comauch Indians, App. 259

Diocess of New York, extract from
Colony Indian, site for, App. 312 Journal of, App. 79, note.
Cornwall School, Rep. 78, App. 163 Divisions of Indian tribes, App. 97

Origin, progress and present Divorce, App. 105

state of, App. 264 Doxtator, Mary, Indian woman, App.
Object of the school, 264 86,324
English and native names of Dogs used for drawing, App. 40
members, 265

Doty, Mr. Rep. 55, App. 31
Liberality of Baron de Cam- Drummond's Island, Rep. 44, 53, 54,
pagne, 266

App. 7, 327
Letter from Elias Boudinot to Dwight, Rep. 36, App. 214
do. 267
David Brown to do,

E.
268

Education Family, station for, Rep. 14,
David Brown to J. 15, 26, 29, 39, App. 20, 26,356
Evarts Esq. 269

Education of Indian Females, Rep. 73
Catharine Brown to Education Families, improvements in,
her brother, 270

Rep. 87

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78

Education Families, New stations for, (

Harmon, Credulity of Indians, 328
Rep. 90

Character and conduct of Tra-
Education among Sauks and Foxes,

ders, 328
App. 133

Indian drunken scene, 329
Education Establishments among Osa-

Indian mode of taking a sweat,
ges and Cherokees, App. 209

330
Education Families, description of, Rep. Crees and Assiniboins; their

customs, &c. 330
Openings for, App. Indian hospitality, 331
311

Indian crime, 331
Eliot, Missionary Establishment at, Indian worship, 332
App. 183

Grasshoppers, 333
Evarts, J. Esq. extract from communi Indian inhumanity, 333
cation of, App. 178

Indian customs, 333

Rainy Lake, 334
F.

Sicaunies, 334-336
Feasts, App. 136

Bear's Lake, 335
Finley, Rev. James B. App. 92

McLeod's Lake Fort, 333
Fish, Rev. Mr. extract of letter from, Stuart's Lake, 336
App. 69

Frazer's Lake, 337
Florida, Indians in, Rep. 33

Nate-ote-tains, 337
Description of, App. 147

New Caledonia, 341
Actual state of Indians in, App. Indians E. Rocky Mountains
306

and N. Missouries, 347
Number, character, dress, &c. of Mode of cooking, 348
Seminoles, 309

Religion, 351
White population, 310

General remarks, 353
Fort Smith, App. 254, 355

Hellwits Indians, Rep. 38
Fort Dare, Rep. 51

Herring Pond Indians at, App. 71
Fond du Lac Indians, App. 37 Henry's Mr. account of medicine men,
Fox Indians, App. 49, 51, 61, 120, 128

App. 100
Future state, Indian Ideas of, App. 138 Hendrick, Capt. App. 108, 111, 115,

116
G.

Historical facts relating to Northeru
Gambold, Rev. John, App. 155

tribes, App. 60
Gay Head Indians, App. 71

Hicks, Charles, letter from, App. 167
General remarks and suggestions, Rep. Character of, App. 180
65

Hicks, Elijah, App. 199
Georgia, Indians in, Rep. 32 Hoge Rev. Mr. Rep. 27
Goodell, Rev. Mr. letter from App. 197, Holliday, interview with, App. 26
301

Hoge, Rev. James, letter from, App. 94
Government of Sauks, Foxes, &c. App. Hodgson, Adam Esq. visit to Brainerd
132

and Eliot, App. 294
Grand River Indians, App. 327

Reflections, 294
Great Crossings, school at, App. 166

Do, on the state and prospects
Grace, work of, among Cherokees,

of Indians, 295
App. 156

Hudson Bay Company, Rep. 52
Great Spirit, Indian ideas of, App. 106 Huron River, App. 28
Green Bay Fly, App. 56 note Hunting of Sauks and Foxes, and its
Grand Islands, App. 27

fruits, App. 125
Grand Mariaix Pond, App. 27 Hyde, Jabez B. letter from, App. 3, 82
Great Rocks, (Portaile,) App. 27, 42
Green Bay, Rep. 14, 45, App. 50

1.

Intermarriages between Indians and
H.

white people, Rep. 73
Harmony, Education Establishment at, Increase of Indians within the U. 9.
Rep. 36, App. 222

Rep. 65
Halkett, L. Esq. Rep. 50, note. Indiana and Illinois, Indians in, Rep.
Hawkins, Col. App. 146

29, App. 108
Harmon, Daniel W. Rep. 34 Indian Trade, Rep.39, plan for conduct-

Extract from Journal of, App. ing, Rep. 92
328

Indian civilization, App. 118

Ioways, App. 204

Menominees, Rep. 15, 44, App. 47,51,
Iroquois, App. 60

57, 61
Iron River, App. 29, 38

İnterview with chiefs of,
Irwin, Maj. Rep. 43, App. 46, 57

App. 53

Menomine River, Rep. 45
J.

Meuron, Fort, Rep. 52
Jacobs, John, Rep. 50, 52, 53

Medicine influence, App. 24
..Jenny and her son Tom, story of App. Messasangua, Indians, App. 60, 327
260

Miscellaneous articles and omissions,
Johnson, Judge, Rep. 56

App. 323
Johnston's, John Esq. account of Indians Michigan and N. W. Territories, In-
in Ohio, App. 90

dians in, Rep. 28

Description of, App. 14
K.

Mississippi, Indians in, Rep. 33
Kaninavisch Indians, App. 253 Military Post, purchase of Chippawas
Kansas Indians, App. 203, 237

for, App. 8
Kaskayas, or Bad Hearts, App. 253 Mississippi River, Sources of, App. 43
Keesh-kah-ko-ne, Bears Den, interview Miami Reservations, App. 96
with App. 21

Miamies, App. 109, 311
Kentucky, Rep. 30

Mitchell, David B. Esq. App. 146
Kiawas, or W'etapahato Indians, App. Milledoler, Rev. Dr. extract of a letter
253

from, App. 209
Kickapoos, App. 120, 127, 123 Miller's, Governor, description of Ar-
Kingsbury's, Rev. Mr. Reports to Sec kansaw Territory, App. 211
retary of War, App. 183

Missouri delegation,talk with Chiess of,

App. 249
L.

Minetaries, App. 252
L'Abre Croche, Rep. 14, Indians of, Moheakunnuks, App. 110, 111
App. 23, 25

Morse, Rev. A. letter from, App. 316
Lake Superior, description of the S. Moor's Indian School, App. 399
shore of, App. 26

Morrison and Holliday, interview with
Lake du Flambeau, App. 39

App. 26
Language of Sauks, App. 128 Montreal river, App. 29, 38
Languages, Indian, App. 356

Mohegans, App. 74
La Train River, App. 28

Murder, App. 99
Leech Lake Indians App. 32, 33 Munsees, App. 111, 112
Letter, Introductory, Rep. 9

N.
M.

Names, numbers, and places of regi-
Mackinaw, Rep. 14, App. 6

dence of Indian Tribes in the U. S.
Macomb, Maj. Gen. Rep. 16

Rep. 22
Maitland, Sir Peregrine, Rep. 19 Narrative, Rep. 13
Marston, Maj. Rep. 56, App. 120 Narragansetts, App. 73
Martin Islands, App. 8

New-England, Indians in, Rep. 23
Mau-cau-tau-bee, speech of, 55 New-York, Indians in, Rep. 24
Maine, Indians in, App. 64

Newell, School at, App. 194
Probable number in 1616, App. New-Caledonia, App. 341
67

Nottoways, Rep. 31
Massachusetts, Indians in, App. 68
Marshpee Indians, Apr. 70

0.
Martha's Vineyard, Indians on App. 72 Objections to civilizing the Indians,
Marriage, App. 104, 134

stated and answered, Rep. 81
Manners and customs of Sauks, Foxes, Obligations of the Government, Rep. 84
&c. App. 130, 131

Ohio, Indians in, Rep. 27, App. 90
Mandan Indians, App. 145, 252 O'Maha Chief, speech of, App. 246
Mayhew, Education Establishment al O'Maha partizan, do. App. 247
App. 191

O'Mahas, App. 251
McCoy, Rev. Isaac, information from, Onondagoes, visit to, App. 323
App. 119

Ontonagan river, App. 29
Medicine men, App. 100

Oneidas, App. 86
Meurain, Rev. Father, App. 144 Onondagas and Senecas, App. 87

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