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SECRETARY OF WAR
OF TT UNITED STATES,
ON INDIAN AFFAIRS,
COMPRISING A NARRATIVE OF A TOUR
IN THE SUMMER OF 1820, UNDER A COMMISSION FROM THE PRESIDENT 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.
in Ner Pan
more; W. W. Woodwaru, and E. Littell, Philadelphia ; Spalding & Howe,
18 vēpten NEW-HAVEN:
PRINTED BY S. CONVERSE.
DISTRICT OF CONNECTICUT, ss.
right whereof they claim as Proprietors, in the words followit : " 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.
Cass, Governor, Rep. 16, App. 42, 43,
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 AmerApp. 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. WorcesAstor, John Jacob, Esq. Rep. 38
ter to the Education FamAssiniboin 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 christianizaBaylies, Mr. extract of a letter from,
tion at Spring Place, 171 App. 72
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. 158
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 Cherokees App. 159 to 182
and Osages, 216 Brotherlon Indians, App. 85, 112
Visit of John Jolly, 231
Burnt River, App. 30
Cherokees, Extract from Capt. Bell's Cornwall School, letter from Susannah,
mother of E. Boudinot, 272
Rev. Mr. Daggett
to J. Morse, 272
David Brown to the
President of the U. S. 273
John Ridge to do.
Israel Fulsom to do.
30th January, 1822, 187 Colonization of the Indians, Rep. 82
Copper rock, App. 29
civilization, 197 Communication from Gentlemen at
chief on education, 355 Crees, Rep. 35, App. 329, 330, 332
Crooks, Capt. Rep. 17, 37, 38, App. 26
Cummings, Maj. information from, App.
Customs, Indian, App. 144
Dalhousie, Governor, Rep. 20
Daggett, Rev.Mr. Letter from, App.272
Delawares, App. 90, 110, 111, 112, 113,
Distrust of the Indians, Rep. 89
Diocess of New-York, extract from
Origin, progress and present Divorce, App. 105
state of, App. 264 Doxtator, Mary, Indian woman, App.
Doty, Mr. Rep. 55, App. 31
App. 7, 327
Education Family, station for, Rep. 14,
Education of Indian Females, Rep. 73
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