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    Native American Laws and Treaties

    cherkea Adventurer

      For those who have an interest in linking current events to history, you can use the following online sources to look at the federal government's records concerning Native American laws and treaties.

       

      https://www.archives.gov/research/native-americans/treaties

      Native American treaties and other records in our holdings can be researched and viewed. Our catalog contains digitized copies of some treaties, including the Fort Laramie Treaty of 1851.

       

      https://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/native-americans.html#laws

      List of links and sources to explore from the Archives Library Information Center (ALIC).

       

      https://uwdc.library.wisc.edu/collections/History/IndianTreatiesMicro/

      This collection of United States government records documents the debates and decisions related to Native American affairs. It includes digitized documents relating to the Negotiation of Ratified and Unratified Treaties with Various Indian Tribes, 1801 to 1869.

       

      http://digital.library.okstate.edu/kappler/

      Edited by Charles Kappler, this seven-volume set is a compilation of U.S. laws, treaties, and executive orders pertaining to Native American Indian tribes, 1778 to 1970.