Native American

    over 1.2 million records


    Records of the Cherokee Indian Agency in Tennessee, 1801-1835
    NARA M208. These records include correspondence, agency letter books, fiscal records, and records of the Agent for Cherokee Removal.
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    Enrollment Cards for the Five Civilized Tribes, 1898-1914
    NARA M1186. These enrollment cards are a census-like listing for members of five Native American tribes, 1898-1914.
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    Applications for Enrollment of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes, 1898-1914
    NARA M1301. The Dawes Commission negotiated with tribal members who received common property in return for abolishing their tribal governments.
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    Eastern Cherokee Applications of the U.S. Court of Claims, 1906-1909
    NARA M1104. Eastern Cherokee Applications of the U.S. Court of Claims, 1906-1909.
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    Records Relating to Enrollment of Eastern Cherokee by Guion Miller, 1908-1910
    NARA M685. The Guion Miller Roll is perhaps the most important source for Cherokee genealogical research. Applications typically include Indian names, residences, dates and places of birth, marriage status, and names of spouses.
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    Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926
    Index to pension files relating to service in the Indian campaigns between 1817 and 1898.
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    Indian Census Rolls, 1885-1940
    NARA M595. This title consists of census rolls submitted annually by agents or superintendents of Indian reservations as required by an 1884 Act of Congress.
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    Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Soldiers Who Served During Indian Wars and Disturbances, 1815-58
    NARA M629. Index to compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served during the Indian wars and disturbances from 1815 to 1858.
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    Michigan & Illinois Indian Wars Service Records
    Compiled Service Records of Michigan and Illinois Volunteer who Served During the Winnebago Indian Disturbances of 1827.
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    Frank A. Rinehart Photographs
    Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, we present Frank A. Rinehart's 1898 Native American photographs, unique in their quality and dignity.
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    Ratified Indian Treaties, 1722-1869
    NARA M668. Ratified Indian treaties, 1722-1869; listed chronologically with date, place, tribe, and links to images of related papers.
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    Compiled Military Service Records of Maj. Uriah Blue's Detachment of Chickasaw Indians in the War of 1812
    NARA M1829. Compiled Military Service Records of Major Uriah Blue's Detachment of Chickasaw Indians in the War of 1812.
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    Compiled Military Service Records of Maj. McIntosh's Company of Creek Indians in the War of 1812
    NARA M1830. Compiled Military Service Records of Major Mcintosh's Company of Creek Indians in the War of 1812.
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