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acres aforesaid agent agree America amount annuity appointed ARTICLE authorized band beginning behalf binding ceded cession Cherokee Chickasaw chiefs chiefs and warriors Choctaw citizens claim Commissioners concluded consent consideration contained contracting Creek delivered direct east established four friendship further George Government granted half hands head Henry hereby hereunto hundred dollars improvements Indian names Interpreter James John Joseph Lake Little located manner mark Miami Michigan miles Mississippi Missouri mouth names are subjoined nation of Indians Osage paid parties payment peace persons present President Proclamation protection ratified receive remain remove respective river running seals Secretary section of land Senate Seneca side signed stipulated territory thence thereof thousand dollars thousand eight hundred tion tract tract of land treaty tribe of Indians twenty undersigned United village whereas
Էջ 1 - This principle was that discovery gave title to the government by whose subjects, or by whose authority, it was made, against all other European governments, which title might be consummated by possession...
Էջ 9 - The condition of the Indians in relation to the United States is perhaps unlike that of any other two people in existence. In general, nations not owing a common allegiance are foreign to each other. The term foreign nation is, with strict propriety, applicable by either to the other. But the relation of the Indians to the United States is marked by peculiar and cardinal distinctions which exist no where else.
Էջ 25 - If any citizen of the United States, or other person, not being an Indian, shall attempt to settle on any of the lands...
Էջ 69 - Colerain, which has been or may be claimed and established agreeably to the provisions of the act for regulating trade and intercourse with the Indian tribes, and to preserve peace on the frontiers.
Էջ 39 - There shall be perpetual peace and friendship between all the citizens of the United States of America, and all the individuals composing the whole Cherokee nation of Indians.
Էջ 9 - They may, more correctly, perhaps, be denominated domestic dependent nations. They occupy a territory to which we assert a title independent of their will, which must take effect in point of possession when their right of possession ceases. Meanwhile they are in a state of pupilage. Their relation to the United States resembles that of a ward to his guardian.
Էջ 25 - For the benefit and comfort of the Indians, and for the prevention of injuries or oppressions on the part of the citizens or Indians, the United States in Congress assembled shall have the sole and exclusive right of regulating the trade with the Indians, and managing all their affairs in such manner as they think proper.
Էջ 6 - Army, shall be considered as a common fund for the use and benefit of such of the United States as have become, or shall become members of the confederation or federal alliance of the said States, Virginia inclusive...