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Box 25


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Legal, land and legislative papers, 1871-1873

 File — Box: 25
Identifier: HC.PhY.838.05.024 (1250/AA44)
Scope and Contents Includes:- Papers found together with note from George J. Scattergood "relating to the division of the Corn Planter tract by Commissioners appointed by the Orphans Court of Warren Co. Penna. - under authority of the Act of the Legislature of Penna. passed 1871 deposited here by George J. Scattergood 11 mo. 10, 1891" - Pamphlet "The report of the Commissioners appointed by the Orphans' Court of Warren Co., Pa., to make partition and allotment of the Real Estate late of John...
Dates: 1871-1873

Legal, land and legislative papers, 1874-1878

 File — Box: 25
Identifier: HC.PhY.838.05.025 (1250/AA44)
Scope and Contents Includes:- letter [copy?] from Samuel D. Haines to Joseph Elkinton giving his opinion on the rights of Seneca people to their lands, ca. 1875 - typed version of the above titled "Chas. E. Mix's statement of the claim of the New York Indians to land in Kansas, copied on the typewriter by J.W. Bain", 7/5/1877 - "Copy of the Act as passed by the Senate and House to authorise the Cattaraugus and Allegheny Indians in New York to lease lands and confirm leases...", 1873 - "Minutes of...
Dates: 1874-1878

Legal, land and legislative papers, 1879-1894

 File — Box: 25
Identifier: HC.PhY.838.05.026 (1250/AA44)
Scope and Contents Includes:- "Remonctrance of Seneca Indians against the transfer of the care of the Indians to the War Department", 1879 - "Copy of an 'oil lease' made to E.A. Nash and E.B. Manly by the Councillors of the Seneca Nation 6 mo. 7, 1877" - Petition from the Seneca Nation - "Official copy of the treaty of 1826" ["referred to in minute 9/19/1879"] - "A thrilling record" printed pamphlet [U.S. government and treaties], 5/1880 - Notes on the treaty of 1826 by George J. Scattergood dated...
Dates: 1879-1894

Legal, land and legislative papers, 1895-1896

 File — Box: 25
Identifier: HC.PhY.838.05.027 (1250/AA44)
Scope and Contents Includes:- "Letter from the Secretary of the Interior, trasmitting information relating to the Ogden Land Company..." [2 printed copies], 1895 - "Papers in reference to a claim by Romanzo and Ida S. Foskit that the land purchased by them did not contain 75 acres" [correspondence, surveys, etc.] - "Account of the proceedings in Congress relating to the purchase of the claim of the Ogden Land Co. 2 mo. and 3 mo. 1895" [clippings from the Congressional Record] - "Opinion of J.R....
Dates: 1895-1896

Legal, land and legislative papers, 1897-1915

 File — Box: 25
Identifier: HC.PhY.838.05.028 (1250/AA44)
Scope and Contents Includes:- Pages from the Congressional Record re: Seneca Oil Company and Senator Quay charges of corruption - "Financial statement of the Seneca Nation of New York Indians, 1898" - Papers "in reference to S.B. 2888 - passed by the Senate 3.15'98 after amending it to appropriate $1000 to the Seneca Council of the lease money collected by the Indian Agent authorizing him to distribute the balance among the Indians per capita" - "Statement of the claims of the Indian Committee for...
Dates: 1897-1915