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Title: Letter
Date: 1839-09-17
Volume: 7 Page: 36 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major R.W. Cummins, Indian Agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher)To Ind. Agt.(R.W. Cummins). Enclosed is an extract of a letter from the Commr. of Ind. Affs, to which I call your attention as early as possible.
Description: Copy of letter

Title: Letter
Date: 1839-09-19
Volume: 7 Page: 35 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Jos. V. Hamilton, Indian Agent; Major A.L. Davis, Indian Sub-Agent; Major R.W. Cummins, Indian Agent; Stephen Cooper, Indian Sub-Agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To R.W. Cummins,A.L. Davis, S. Cooper, & J.V. Hamilton. The Commr. of Ind Affs. has increased the information needed in the estimate reports; these must now include general condition of the tribes in your agency, plus their future prospects; this includes their progress in education.
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Title: Letter
Date: 1839-09-25
Volume: 7 Page: 35 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major A. L. Davis, Indian Sub-agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To Ind. Sub-agent (A.L. Davis). The Steamboat Malta will depart here in a day or two carrying property referred to in my letter of 31st of August. You are requested to receive the goods at Chouteau's Landing.
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Title: Letter
Date: 1839-09-26
Volume: 7 Page: 36 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major A.L. Davis, Indian Sub-agent; Major J.M. Street, Indian Sub-agent; Major J.V. Hamilton, Indian Sub-agent; Major L. Taliaferro, Indian Sub-agent; Major Lowery, Indian Sub-agent; Major Richard W. Cummins, Indian Agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To R.W. Cummins, A.L. Davis, J.V. Hamilton, J.M. Street, L. Taliaferro, & Major Lowrey. I have received a letter from Col. Johnson, Vice President of the United States; he wants very much to have some young Indians sent to his school, Choctaw Academy in Kentucky; Please make known to me the feelings of the Indians under your charge regarding this idea.
Description: Copy of letter
Comments: Index sheet to the original lists the date of this letter as 9/27/1839.
Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Council Bluffs (Jos V Hamilton) To S.I.A.St.L. (Major Joshua Pilcher)
Date: 1839-10-04
Volume: 8 Page: 11 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Jos. V. Hamilton (Indian Agent, Council Bluffs);
Recipient(s): Joshua Pilcher (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Reports arrival and examination of situation. It appears that little has been done by those hired by the government. One blacksmith has deserted his post. The buildings are fit only for rats & bugs. Mentions he does not wish to cast any aspersions on his predecessor.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from Indian Sub Agent, Council Bluffs (Stephen Cooper) To S.I.A.St.L. (Major Joshua Pilcher)
Date: 1839-10-18
Volume: 8 Page: 13 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Stephen Cooper, (Indian Sub Agent, Council Bluffs);
Recipient(s): Joshua Pilcher (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Announces his arrival at Bellvue with his family, including small children. Reports he found Pilcher's letter of Aug 5, 1839 in which he(Cooper) is forbidden to use any of the $400 authorized in letter of June 21. Informs Pilcher he had already contracted to have living quarters built. Has now stopped this (the house is half done) pending funding approval. States that winter is coming on, and he fears for his family.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p)

Title: Letter
Date: 1839-10-21
Volume: 7 Page: 38 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major A.L. Davis, Ind. Sub-agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To Indn. Sub-agt. (A.L. Davis) I regret that your indisposition prevented you from sending the information requested in my letter of 14th August last; I must depart from regulations and enter into a private contract with Mr. Rich for feeding Indians in your Sub-agency; Please furnish the information called for.
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Title: Letter
Date: 1839-10-21
Volume: 7 Page: 37 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major A. L. Davis, Indian Sub-agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To Ind. Sub-agt.(A.L. Davis). I have received your requisitions in favor of Mr. Rich ($8517.52), but the vouchers were incomplete. I request you will forward them quickly. I did not suspend payment of the whole amount. For my safety in the future I cannot pay any requisition that is not supported by vouchers.
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Title: Letter
Date: 1839-10-22
Volume: 7 Page: 37 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major R. W. Cummins, Indian Agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To Ind. Agt.(R.W. Cummins). Enclosed is copy of letter from Commr. Ind.Affs. As soon as I am satisfied that all Indians referred to by him have emigrated and settled within your agency, funds will be transferred.
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Title: Letter
Date: 1839-10-22
Volume: 7 Page: 38 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Joshua Pilcher, S.I.A.St.L;
Recipient(s): Major A.L. Davis, Indian Sub Agent;
Contents: S.I.A.St.L.(Joshua Pilcher) To Ind. Sub-agt.(A.L. Davis). In examining your report, I find you failed to forward the following: Abstract of disbursements for current expenses; Abstract of disbursements for each tribe & a/c/Current. Please forward these at your earliest convenience.
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