• Featured Content in American Indian Records

    Definitions of Indian and Tribe   You want to find out about an Indian ancestor   About Roll Numbers   About roll numbers-- continued.   One more thing about Indian roll numbers   Researc...
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  • Tracing Indian Ancestry

    The Bureau of Indian Affairs offers a helpful Guide to Tracing Your American Indian Ancestry via their webpage: https://www.bia.gov/cs/groups/public/documents/text/idc002656.pdf
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  • How to Search the Dawes Rolls by Name in the National Archives Catalog

    What are the Dawes Rolls? The Dawes Commission, known formally as the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes, was appointed by President Grover Cleveland in 1893 and headed by Henry L. Dawes to negotiate land with th...
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