Indian Claims Commission

Indian Claims Commission

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

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

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Royce 99.jpg
15 pages
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Place
Summary
The Miami Tribe brought claims forward about Royce Area 99 in Indiana.
3 pages
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
3 pages
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
5 pages
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
4 pages
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
8 pages
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.
2 pages
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
7 pages
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
7 pages
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.
4 pages
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.
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
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
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
Jerome K Kuykendall.jpeg
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Jerome K. Kuykendall served as a Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
Theodore R McKeldin.jpg
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Theodore R. McKeldin served as Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
J.B. Richardville.jpg
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Chief Richardville is referenced in several Indian Claims Commissions dockets as the claims being made pertain to treaties signed while he was chief.
francis godfroy.jpg
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Francis Godfrey served as chief of the Miami Tribe and is referenced in several Indian Claims Commissions Dockets.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
William M. Holt, commonly referred to as Wm. Holt, was a Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
T. Harold Scott served as Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission from 1960-68.
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Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Pierce served as Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission from 1968-78.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
John T. Vance served as Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission from 1968-78
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Richard W. Yarborough served as a Commissioner for the Indian Claims Commission
olds-shriverjpg
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Forest D. Olds served as both second and first chief of the Miami Tribe and is referenced in dockets made to the Indian Claims Commission.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
Ira Sylvester Godfroy was an integral leader in making claims to the Indian Claims Commission.