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Title: Letter
Date: 1832-03-02
Volume: 6 Page: 438 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): E. T. Langham;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A., St. Louis;
Contents: E. T. Langham To Genl. William Clark. Reports Indians of Agency have been invited by Menominees to join in war against Sacs & Foxes.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-04-08
Volume: 4 Page: 346 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): E. Herring, Esq., Ind. Dept.;
Contents: U.S. Supt. Ind. Affs., St. Louis (Wm. Clark)To E. Herring, Esq., Ind. Dept. Acknowledges receipt of letters; has sent instructions to agents on subject of Sac & Fox offenders in Menominee affair; Thinks Black Hawk & party will not return to old villages; troops under Genl Atkinson will reach Rock Island about Apr. 12; anticipates voluntary surrender of main offenders in Menominee massacre.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-04-20
Volume: 4 Page: 356 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Sec. War;
Contents: U.S.Supt.Ind.Affs.,St. Louis(Wm.Clark)To Hon. Sec. War. Letters of agent St. Vrain and Genl Atkinson indicate a considerable military force will be needed to effect removal of hostile Sacs & Foxes from east side of Mississippi and to secure Menominee murderers; Black Hawk's party and other half breed tribes are at Prophet's Village on Rock River; recommends severe punishment; is informed Gov. Reynolds is embodying a large militia force.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-04-24
Volume: 4 Page: 355 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Secy of War;
Contents: U.S. Supt. Ind. Affs., St. Louis (Wm. Clark) To Hon. Secy of War. Encloses letter of mr. St. Vrain which says Sacs & Foxes have surrendered some of the Menominee murderers; Black Hawk is to be directed to move himself and people west of the Mississippi; Genl Atkinson's letter confirms St. Vrains information.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-05-01
Volume: 4 Page: 362 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Secy. of War;
Contents: U.S. Supt. Ind. Aff., St. Louis (Wm. Clark) To Hon. Secy of War. Indian agent at Rock Island says Black Hawk's party, some 600 in number is now about 30 miles above the Prophet's village; anticipates an attempt on settlements before party goes on north; Genl. Atkinson aware of their plans; Keokuck and other Sac & Fox chiefs have just arrived (at St. Louis); uneasy over arrests in Menominee affair.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-05-08
Volume: 4 Page: 363 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Secy. of War;
Contents: U.S. Supt. Ind. Aff., St. Louis (Wm. Clark) To Hon. Secy of War. British band of Sacs are descending Rock river and will probably recross Mississippi; but Menominees and Sioux on Upper Mississippi still restless and want revenge on Sacs.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-06-08
Volume: 4 Page: 376 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Lewis Cass, Secy of War;
Contents: U.S. Supt. Ind. Aff., St. Louis (Wm.Clark) To Hon. Lewis Cass, Secy of War. Is gratified at determination of the government to quell Indian outrages; thinks war of extermination should be waged against the enemy; M St. Vrain's remains not yet found; 2-300 Sioux & Menominee warriors to join Gen. Atkinson and seek vengeance against Black Hawk; discusses frontier situation,ransom of two women prisoners, Sac killing of blacksmith & others at Rock River; frontier settlements of Illinois breaking up.
Description: Copy of letter. 3p.

Title: Letter
Date: 1832-07-02
Volume: 4 Page: 384 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Wm. Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Recipient(s): Hon. Lewis Cass, Secy. of War;
Contents: U.S. Supt. Ind. Aff. St. Louis (Wm. Clark) To the Hon. Lewis Cass, Secy. of War. Sends letter of Genl. Street relating to Menominees, Sioux and Winnebagoes who are to fight against the Sacs in Illinois.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Treaty between the United States of America and Menominee Indians...
Date: 1832-10-27
Volume: 1 Page: 1 (Microfilm reel MS-94)
Author(s): Menominee Indians; U.S.;
Recipient(s):
Contents: Treaty between the United States of America and Menominee Indians...
Description: Copy of document. 5 pgs.
Comments: Ratified 3/13/1833
Title: Petition of a half-breed claiming land
Date: 1833-12-12
Volume: 32 Page: 42 (Microfilm reel MS-99)
Author(s): Archange Pulen, Petitioner; Dr. J. Garland, Acting Indian Agent for petitioners; Edward Bushnel, Interpreter; John Tolman, Petitioner; Louisa Bushnel, Petitioner; Samuel Steele, J.P., Witness; Show=a=no=quah, Affiant; Wesley Williams, Clerk of Hancock County, Illinois;
Recipient(s): William Clark, S.I.A.St.L.;
Contents: Dr. J. Garland, acting agent for John Tolman, Archange Pulen, & Louisa Bushnel To S.I.A.St.L (William Clark). Contains description of controversy as to whether or not there was a biological tie to the Sac or Fox tribes. Enclosed with letter were various signed affadavits attempting to verify claims for land.
Description: Copy of letter and documents. 4 p.
Comments: At issue here was the question as to whether one of the critical ancestors was os Sac or of Menominee heritage.
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