Margaret H. Pierce (Commissioner)

Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma and the Miami Indians of Indiana both met in their respective areas to decide on the proposed final award. Both groups agreed to the proposal and the motions were passed.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Final Judgement: The Commission announced the final award for the consolidated dockets and verified that $66,966.00 would be paid.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Deputy Commissioner details the notice, meeting, and quorum. The Miami Council met to vote on whether the tribe would accept or decline the settlement proposed by the Indian Claims Commission.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission decided that the award of the consolidated Docket 255 would be $66,966.00.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission details the meeting held by Miami Tribal Citizens to vote on accepting or declining the settlement offer.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business
Summary
The Commission awarded the attorney's fees to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Findings: The Commission conducted research into the value of the land the tribes brought forth claims about in Michigan and Indiana. The history of the migration patterns and land values of the area is detailed.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission agreed that the proposals were fair and equitable for both parties and supported the agreement both Miami groups had with the United States.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Commission details that the tribe can make no further claims in regards to the land addressed in this Docket and find that the settlement is fair and equitable to the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma.
Community
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma - Community
Category
Government & Business, Land & Place
Summary
Opinion: The Miami Tribe of Oklahoma as well as the Miami Indians of Indiana, in conjunction with several other tribes in the area, presented claims against the United States and the Commission offered their opinion on the claims.