Indian Claims Commission

Indian Claims Commission

Summary: 
Sources and analysis of Myaamia participation in the Indian Claims Commission (1946-1978).
Description: 

This is a repository for sources and analysis of Myaamia participation in the Indian Claims Commission (1946-1978).

Digital Heritage Items: 
Royce 99.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
The Miami Tribe brought claims forward about Royce Area 99 in Indiana.
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
The Commission considered claims regarding the provision of financial documents by the defendants. The petition was ultimately dismissed by the Commission.
Royce 329, 330.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
The Commission considered the claims of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma and the Miami Indians of Indiana in regards to unpaid annuities and promised lands in Kansas and Oklahoma.
Royce 132, 146, 180, 181.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
The Commission considered the claims of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma as well as several other tribes in regards to the sale of land in Michigan and Indiana.
Royce 142.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma and the Miami Indians of Indiana agreed to consolidate Docket Nos 124 C & 255. This consolidation allowed them to petition together and split the final award.
Royce 192 etc.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma and the Miami Indians of Indiana brought claims forward to address discrepancies in payment from several treaty agreements.
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business
Summary: 
The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma presented claims for the reimbursement of attorney's fees for many cases brought forth against the Indian Claims Commission.
Royce 16, 17.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
Docket 252 summarizes the history of tribes ceding Royce Areas 19, 20, 24, and 27 to the United States as well as details the settlement that was reached.
Royce 56, 71, 72.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
Docket 253 details the interactions between several tribes and the United States government and the process of ceding Royce Areas 56, 71, and 72.
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business, Place
Summary: 
Docket 251 A explores the findings and opinion of the claims made by the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma after removal to Kansas. These cases were originally pleaded in Docket 251 but were severed and compiled into a separate claim.