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Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (D. D. Mitchell) To Ind Sub Agt. (Major A. Drips)
Date: 1844-01-02
Volume: 7 Page: 255 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): D. D. Mitchell (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Major A. Drips (Ind Sub agt.);
Contents: Acknowledges receipt of several communications regarding his discovery of ardent spirits in the keeping of traders on the River Platte. Assures him that the Intercourse laws support his action in suppressing illegal traffic.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Late Ind. Sub. Agt. (Robt A. Callaway)
Date: 1844-02-24
Volume: 7 Page: 269 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.l.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Robt. A. Callaway (late Ind. Sub. Agt.);
Contents: Explains the history involved in Callaway's rescinding of the license to trade for P. Chouteau Jr. & Co, including the reasons for the relicensing of the same company for trade with the Osages. States that Callaway's several reports have been forwarded to the Comr. Ind. Affs. for his decision.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Circular from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To all Indian Agents & Sub Agents within Superintendency of St. Louis.
Date: 1844-04-03
Volume: 7 Page: 276 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Andrew Drips (Indian Agent); Daniel Miller (Indian Agent); Jonathan Phillips (Indian Sub Agent); Joshua Carpenter (Indian Sub Agent); R. W. Cummins (Indian Agent); Richd. S. Elliott (Indian Sub Agent); W. P. Richardson (Indian Sub Agent); _________ Edwards (Indian Sub Agent);
Contents: Discusses the prohibition of giving or delivering medals to Indians or Indian tribes. Tells agents to inform traders that they may lose their licenses if the ruling is not followed.
Description: Copy of Circular. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Indian Agent (Daniel Miller)
Date: 1844-04-05
Volume: 7 Page: 281 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Daniel Miller (Indian Agent);
Contents: Discusses lack of authority for a Supt., an agent, or a sub agent, to adjust difficulties between traders. Suggests interposing friendly advice to maintain harmony. Serious difficulty can be remedied by the revocation of their license.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Indian Agent (Daniel Miller)
Date: 1844-04-05
Volume: 7 Page: 280 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Daniel Miller (Indian Agent);
Contents: Letter is a reply to Miller's letter of 2/18/1844. Discusses responsibility of traders to refrain from introducing spiritous liquors to Indians or half breeds. Letter of 2/18/1844 has been forwarded to the Comr. of Ind. Affs.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Circular from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Indian Agents and Sub Agents
Date: 1844-04-17
Volume: 7 Page: 283 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Andrew Drips (Indian Agent); Daniel Miller (Indian Agent); Jno H. Edwards (Indian Sub Agent); Jonathan Phillips (Indian Sub Agent); Joshua Carpenter (Indian Sub Agent); Richard L. Elliott (Indian Sub Agent); Richard W. Cummins (Indian Agent); W. P. Richardson (Indian Sub Agent);
Contents: Circular contains instructions to send to the St. Louis office the names of traders whom you, agent or sub agent, have refused to hire. This will eliminate their applying to the Supt. who knows nothing of your reasons for refusing to hire them. Also mentions the rule about not hiring anyone for anything for less than a year.
Description: Copy of Circular. 1p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Indian Agent (Daniel Miller)
Date: 1844-04-27
Volume: 7 Page: 285 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Daniel Miller (Indian Agent);
Contents: Encloses a copy of a letter from the Comr. Ind. Affs. stating the Dept. has neither the authority nor the desire to purchase any of the Omaha lands. Instructs Miller to make this known to the Omahas. Mentions another letter received from Mr. Crawford regarding responsibility of traders for the observance of the law by their engagees.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Letter from Indian Agent, Council Bluffs (Daniel Miller) To S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas Harvey)
Date: 1844-06-17
Volume: 8 Page: 174 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Daniel Miller (Indian Agent, Council Bluffs);
Recipient(s): Thomas H Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Contents: Discusses the practice of traders who mark up prices for over a 50% profit. Mentions that many of the traders think it is their right to automatically be issued a license to trade.
Description: Copy of letter. 2p.

Title: Letter from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Indian Agent, Council Bluffs (Daniel Miller)
Date: 1844-06-25
Volume: 7 Page: 292 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Daniel Miller (Indian Agent, Council Bluffs);
Contents: Expresses regret about the difficulties at Miller's agency with regard to the traders, specifically Mr. Pearson. Stresses that the intercourse law give Miller sufficient power to protect his agency against the perfidy of traders. States he (Harvey) hopes to visit Council Bluffs soon.
Description: Copy of letter. 1p.

Title: Circular from S.I.A.St.L. (Thomas H. Harvey) To Agents & Sub Agents of the St. Louis Superintendency
Date: 1844-07-15
Volume: 7 Page: 299 (Microfilm reel MS-95)
Author(s): Thomas H. Harvey (S.I.A.St.L.);
Recipient(s): Agents & Sub Agents of the St. Louis Superintendency;
Contents: Permission has been granted to Mr. Cutting, a licensed Indian trader, to take with him into Indian country 18 gallons of spirits for his own use, on the express condition that no part of it shall be traded or given to Indians.
Description: Copy of Circular. 1p.

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