The Five Civilized Tribes of Oklahoma
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Published by Indian Rights Association in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Five Civilized Tribes -- Government relations,
  • Indians of North America -- Oklahoma

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Edition Notes

Statementby Angie Debo.
SeriesNative American legal materials collection -- title 1672.
ContributionsDebo, Angie, 1890-, Indian Rights Association.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 35 p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17743650M

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Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs — Five Civilized Tribes Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Indian Affairs on H.R. to Extend the Period of Restriction of Lands Belonging to Indians of the Five Civilized Tribes in Oklahoma, and for Other Purposes. U.S., Native American Applications for Enrollment in Five Civilized Tribes (overturned), This database contains applications for enrollment into the Five Civilized Tribes - Cherokee, Chicakasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole, from the Muskogee, Oklahoma area office. It is unlikely that any single book or document will ever earn a more firmly-fixed position of respect and authority than this distinguished volume by Grant Foreman. Originally published in , on the date of the hundredth anniversary of the arrival in Oklahoma of the first Indians as a result of the United States government's relocation of the Five Civilized Tribes, Indian 5/5(1). five civilized tribes in oklahoma Download five civilized tribes in oklahoma or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get five civilized tribes in oklahoma book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.