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Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Ind. Agt. Fairfield Jeff Co., Iowa Tery (Jno Beach)
Date: 1842-06-23
Volume: 7 Page: 180 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Major Jno Beach, Ind. Agt., Fairfield Jeff Co., Iowa Tery.;
Contents: Authorizes Beach to draw $200 on account of the Sac & Fox "mileaue".
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from Ind Sub Agt, Great Nemaha (W. P. Richardson) To S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell)
Date: 1842-07-20
Volume: 8 Page: 68 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): W. P. Richardson (Ind Sub Agt, Great Nemaha);
Recipient(s): D. D. Mitchell (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Relates feeling of Iowa Indians regarding sending their boys to Kentucky to school. They refuse to do so, saying they learned much more mischief among the whites than they would at home. They plead for a manual labor school.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Ind. Sub. Agt. (Wm P. Richardson)
Date: 1842-07-26
Volume: 7 Page: 187 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Wm P. Richardson, Indian Sub Agent;
Contents: Requests agent to present to the Ioway Indians two accounts(for verification purposes) in favor of Horace Morgan for blacksmith services. As the Ioway Indians have previously rejected this same claim, please lay the matter before them fairly & candidly.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Ind. Agt., Fairfield, Jeffr Co., Iowa Tery (Jno Beach)
Date: 1842-08-01
Volume: 7 Page: 192 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Jno Beach, Ind. Agt., Fairfield, Jeffr Co., Iowa Tery;
Contents: The Treasurer of the U.S. has sent a remittance of $1,763.83 for the service of your Agency. Mentions that agent's former draft in favor of P. Chouteau Jr., & Co for $1047.07 will be paid directly. Also authorizes the drawing of $200 as per S.I.A.'s letter of 6/23/1842 & asks if agent has received this letter.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Governor of Burlington Territory, (Jno Chambers)
Date: 1842-08-05
Volume: 7 Page: 195 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S. I. A. St.L.;
Recipient(s): Govr Jno Chambers, Burlington, Iowa Territory;
Contents: Funds for payment of current expenses of the Iowa Superintendency have arrived. Gives authorization to draw at sight for $582.50.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Ind. Agt. (Jno. Beach)
Date: 1842-08-06
Volume: 7 Page: 195 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S. I. A. St.L;
Recipient(s): Major Jno. Beach, Indian Agent;
Contents: Funds to fulfill "treaty stipulations" and paying current expenses within the Iowa Superintendency have arrived. Requests Beach to come to St. Louis to receive the funds.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Ind. Agt., (Danl Miller)
Date: 1842-08-06
Volume: 7 Page: 195 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S. I. A. St.L;
Recipient(s): Danl Miller, Indian Agent;
Contents: Funds to fulfill "treaty stipulations" and paying current expenses within the Iowa Superintendency have arrived. Requests Miller to come to St. Louis to receive the funds.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Governor of Iowa Tery., (Jno. Chambers)
Date: 1842-08-08
Volume: 7 Page: 196 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell, S. I. A. St.L;
Recipient(s): Governor Jno. Chambers, Burlington, Ia.;
Contents: Encloses statement of the amount allotted to Iowa Superintendency for quarters 1 & 2 of this year.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from Indian Sub Agent, Council Bluffs (Jno. B. Luce) To S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell)
Date: 1842-12-01
Volume: 8 Page: 86 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Jno. B Luce (Ind Sub Agt., Council Bluffs);
Recipient(s): D. D. Mitchell (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Mentions a group of about 200 Ioways who never have agreed to emigration and are living on Pottawatomie land, originally at their invitation, in return for fighting with them against the Sioux. Now the Pottawatomie are complaining about them. Advocates moving them among the Ottoes, along with a lot of presents and diplomacy.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Indian Agent (Jno. B. Luce)
Date: 1842-12-15
Volume: 7 Page: 214 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Jno. B. Luce, Indian Agent;
Contents: Acknowledges receipts of several letters. Approves of plan to remove disaffected band of Ioways. Expresses gratification at the news of agent's seizing of goods belonging to Rice and Provencal. Enforcement of the Intercourse laws is very important.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.
Comments: Refers also to two men, Pearson and Cooper. ("Neither of them stand very high as law abiding men.")
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