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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.
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Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business
Summary: 
Theodore R. McKeldin served as Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
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.
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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.
Edgar E Witt.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business
Summary: 
Edgar E Witt served as a Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
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.
brantley blue.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business
Summary: 
Brantley Blue was the only American Indian to serve as Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
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 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 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.
Arthur Vivian Watkins.jpg
Community: 
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category: 
Government/Business
Summary: 
Arthur V Watkins was one of the appointed Commissioners for the Indian Claims Commission
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.