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Title: Letter from U.S. Sub agt., Prairie du Chien(Nicholas Boilvin) To S.I.A.St.L. (William Clark)
Date: 1813-07-25
Volume: 2 Page: 13 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Nicholas Boilvin, U.S. sub agt, Prairie du Chien;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A.St.L;
Contents: U.S. Indian agent, Prairie du Chien (Nicholas Boilvin) St. Louis. To His Excellency Govern. William Clark. Report on public property in his possession; in Indians in his agency (Pottawatomies, Ottawas, Sioux, Crow, Sac & Fox, etc.); and on Indian depredat
Description: Copy of letter. 5p.
Comments: See American State Papers. Indian Affairs. v. 2, p.32.
Title: Description list of men destined to the Mississippi under the command of Daniel Darling
Date: 1817-08-19
Volume: 2 Page: 49 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Ramsey Crooks;
Recipient(s):
Contents: Crooks, Ramsey. Description list of men destined to the Mississippi under the command of Daniel Darling in the employ of the American Fur Company.
Description: Copy of document. 1p.

Title: Description list of men destined to the Mississippi under the command of Russel Farnham
Date: 1817-08-19
Volume: 2 Page: 48 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Ramsey Crooks;
Recipient(s):
Contents: Crooks, Ramsey. Description list of men destined to the Mississippi under the command of Russel Farnham in the employ of the American Fur Company.
Description: Copy of document. 1p.

Title: License from U.S. Indian agent, Green Bay(John Bowyer) to Russel Farnham
Date: 1818-08-18
Volume: 2 Page: 62 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): John Bowyer, U.S. Indian Agent, Green Bay;
Recipient(s): Russel Farnham of American Fur Co.;
Contents: U.S. Indian agent, Green Bay(John Bowyer) License to Russel Farnham of American Fur Co. to trade with Indians.
Description: Copy of document. 2p.
Comments: Descriptive list of American Fur Company employees under above Russell Farnham(14 names)
Title: Letter
Date: 1830-08-06
Volume: 6 Page: 3 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Lawrence Taliaferro, U.S. Indian Agent, St. Peters.;
Recipient(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Contents: U.S. Indian Agent, St. Peters(Lawrence Taliaferro) To Genl. Wm. Clark. Concerning trading posts in agency area; expects trouble from Joseph Rolette and traders from Prairie du Chien; American Fur Company agent should be watched; anticipates violations of trading laws.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1830-09-10
Volume: 6 Page: 73 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joseph Rolette, agent American Fur Company, Prairie du Chien;
Recipient(s): Lawrence Taliaferro, Esqr., Indian agent at St. Peters.;
Contents: Rolette, Joseph, agent American Fur Company, Prairie du Chien To Lawrence Taliaferro, Esqr., Indian Agent at St. Peters. Request for trading location on Birch River.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.
Comments: Note, appended(L. Taliaferro to Genl. Wm. Clark) approved Birch River and another site for trading posts.
Title: Letter reporting murder
Date: 1830-10-20
Volume: 6 Page: 38 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): J.F.A. Sanford, U.S. Ind. Sub-agent.;
Recipient(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Contents: U.S. Ind. Sub. Agt., (J.F.A. Sanford) To Genl. Wm. Clark. Sends report of murder of three Americans by Arickaraws, and statement of M.S. Cerre on subject.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p. Copy of document
Comments: See M.S. Cerres statement (for P.D. Papin & Co.) on pp. 38-39.
Title: Letter
Date: 1830-12-03
Volume: 6 Page: 80 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Jon. L. Bean, U.S. Ind. Sub-agt for Upper Missouri;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: U.S. Ind. Sub-agent for Upper Missouri (Jon. L. Bean) To Genl. Wm. Clark. Reports Sioux attack on party of three American Fur Company clerks; liquor must be prohibited to the Indians or troops will be necessary.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1831-01-17
Volume: 4 Page: 212 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Jno. H. Eaton, Sec. of War.;
Contents: U.S. Supt. of Ind. Aff., St. Louis(Wm. Clark)To Jno. H. Eaton, Sec. of War. Asks instructions in assisting the migrating tribes with supplies; in fulfilling treaty obligations with several tribes; in settling differences between other tribes; in dealing with the murders of American traders by the Arickara and Sioux; in arranging extinguishment of Sac & Fox claims. Recommends discontinuance of agriculturists hired for Osage and Kansas nations; emphasizes need for funds to effect treaties between certain
Description: Copy of letter. 4p.
Comments: (conclusion of contents): northern tribes.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-02-20
Volume: 6 Page: 114 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): And. S. Hughes, U.S. Ind.Sub Agt., Iowa S.A.;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: U.S. Ind. Sub. Agt., Iowa S.A. (And. S. Hughes) To Genl Wm Clark. Sends American Fur Co. account for goods sold Ioway Indians; discusses outrageous prices charged; thinks account should be sent to the War Office.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

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