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Title: Letter
Date: 1831-08-31
Volume: 6 Page: 288 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Jos. M Street, U.S.I.A., Prairie du Chien;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: U.S.Ind. Agt., Prairie du Chien (Jos. M. Street) To Genl. Wm. Clark. Concerning Sac & Fox invasion of Sioux territory and depredations committed by them; Sacs & Foxes must be punished or war will result; mentions govt. request to him on Indians not in his agency.
Description: Copy of Letter. 3p.
Comments: Publ. in Ser 216 (22d Cong. 1st sess. House Ex. Doc. no. 2. p. 199-200
Title: Petition asking for Indian removal
Date: 1831-09-17
Volume: 6 Page: 309 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Francis F. Lee and others;
Recipient(s):
Contents: Petition of some inhabitants of Stoddard Co., Mo. to Governor Miller, asking removal of Indians living in area of New Madrid.
Description: Copy of Document. 2p
Comments: Signed by Francis F. Lee and some 45 others.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-09-28
Volume: 6 Page: 301 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Major Bennet Riley, Jefferson Barracks;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: Riley, Major Bennet, Jefferson Barracks. To Gen. Wm. Clark. Gives number and names of men killed on the Santa Fe expedition in 1829, as requested.
Description: Copy of Letter. 1p.
Comments: Published in Govt. Serial 213 (22d Cong. 1st sess., Sen. Doc. 90, p. 58-59.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-10-03
Volume: 6 Page: 330 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): William Gordon, St. Louis, Mo.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Lewis Cass, Secretary of War;
Contents: Gordon, William, St. Louis, Mo., To the Hon. Lewis Cass, Secretary at War. Experiences and observations on the fur trade and on the western Indians and their depredations. 1822-1831.
Description: Copy of Letter. 6p.
Comments: Headed: Report on the subject of the fur trade. Published in Govt. Serial 213 (22d Cong. 1st sess., Sen. Doc. 90, p. 26-30).
Title: Protest of petition asking for Indian removal
Date: 1831-10-03
Volume: 6 Page: 312 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Henry Williams, New Madrid County, Mo.;
Recipient(s): Govr. John Miller of Missouri;
Contents: Williams, Henry, and others, citizens of New Madrid County, Mo. To His Excellency, Govr. John Miller. Protesting removal of Indians as requested in a petition of Stoddard county men; testimonial of good character of Chilitica, chief of these Indians.
Description: Copy of Document. 3p.
Comments: See Stoddard County petition of Sep. 17, 1831. SIA v. 6., pp. 309-310.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-10-06
Volume: 6 Page: 311 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Godfrey Lesieur, New Madrid, Mo.;
Recipient(s): Govr. John Miller;
Contents: Lesieur, Godfrey, New Madrid. To Govr. John Miller on behalf of small band of Indian of New Madrid county, whose chief is Chilitica. Thinks Stoddard county petitioners, who have asked for removal of these Indians, have dishonest motives.
Description: Copy of Letter. 2p.
Comments: See Stoddard County petition of Sep. 17, 1831. SIA v. 6., p. 309-310.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-10-16
Volume: 6 Page: 320 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Felix St. Vrain, U.S.I.A., Rock Island;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: U.S. Indian Agent, Rock Island (Felix St. Vrain) To Genl. Wm. Clark. Gives list of the three principal fur traders in his agency with their returns; discusses trading problems. Has employed Charles D. St. Vrain as agriculturist for Sac & Fox Indians.
Description: Copy of Letter. 3p.
Comments: Published in Govt. Serial 213 (22d Cong. 1st sess., Sen. Doc. 90, p. 59-60.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-10-25
Volume: 6 Page: 337 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): John Dougherty, U.S.I.A., Upper Mo. Agency;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: U.S.I.A. Upper Mo. Ag. (John Dougherty) To Genl. Wm.Clark. Report on fur trade; enclosing following tables: A.Statement showing numbers of Am. citizens who have been killed by Indians while engaged in the Fur trade B. Showing robberies of Am. citizens while so engaged, C.The Fur Trade on the Mo. River & tributaries including Rocky Mts., commencing 1815 and ending 1830.
Description: Copy of letter. 12 p. (Including statements A, B. & C.)
Comments: The letter was published in Govt. Serial 213 (22d Cong. 1st sess., Sen.Doc.90, p. 51-53, but the statements A, B and C are not published therein.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-10-25
Volume: 6 Page: 307 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): John Miller, Governor of Missouri;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: Missouri Governor, City of Jefferson, (John Miller) To General Wm. Clark. Reports further complaints of citizens against Indians of New Madrid County; thinks actuated by unworthy motives; has also received documents attesting the good character & behavior of these Indians.
Description: Copy of Letter. 2p.
Comments: Documents referred to above, copied on pages 309-316.
Title: Letter
Date: 1831-10-27
Volume: 6 Page: 335 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): William Gordon, St. Louis;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: Gordon, William, St. Louis. To Genl. William Clark, supt. Ind. Affairs. Answers queries on the subject of the fur trade; discusses trading posts, costs of goods, need for protection of traders; diminution of furs, etc.
Description: Copy of Letter. 3p.
Comments: Published in Govt. Serial 213 (22d Cong. 1st sess., Sen. Doc. 90, p. 54-55.
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