Felch, Alpheus. “The Indians of Michigan and The Cession of Their
Lands to the United States by Indian Treaties.” With Map. A Paper Read
Before the Michigan Pioneer and Historical Society, 1894. (Fitting Mss
A history of the treaties.
Obermiller, Louise. Authority Agreement with the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, 1891.
Authority agreement with the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians of
Emmet County, Michigan to present a claim to the United States
government concerning sums due the Indians from the United States under
the Treaty of 1855. Agreement dated August 27, 1891.
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Ratified Indian
Treaties 1722-1869, with Related Papers; A Chronological List of the
Treaties; and Indexes by Place and Tribe, Including a few Entries Dated
as Late as 1883. Washington, DC: National Archives. 16 reels of
Indexed by place and tribe on Roll 1. Treaty provisions relate
to many subjects, the most important of which is the extinction of
Indian title to land.
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Documents Relating to
the Negotiation of Ratified and Unratified Treaties with Various Tribes
of Indians, 1801-1869. Washington, DC: National Archives. 10 reels of
Included are the instructions to the treaty commissioners,
records of treaty council proceedings, with speeches of both Indians and
commissioners, narrative journals of the negotiations, and
correspondence concerning the treaties from the beginning of the
negotiations through their transmittal to the Senate for ratification.
The arrangement is in chronological order by the date the treaty was