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Government Documents: American Indian Laws & Treaties

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Laws & Treaties on the web

Treaties with the Five Civilized Tribes

The following links go directly to the portion of Kappler's for treaties with the Five Civilized Tribes.

Tribal Jurisdictions in Oklahoma

Other Resources on the Web


The following are links to the portions of Kappler's collection. These are the treaties with the Five Civilized Tribes that recognize the abolition of slavery and the rights of the Freedmen.


Creek Indian Chief, Orator & Speaker of the Councils


portrait by Charles Bird King from the Smithsonian Institution