|E93 .U967x 1859a
||Letters received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1881, Pima Agency, 1859-1861 and Piqua Agency, 1824-1830 National Archives (M234, 1 reel)|
Subject Category: Ethnic Studies, History US, History US West, Native Americans
Collection Dates: 01/01/1824 - 12/31/1861
Location: UNLV Microforms
This collection of letters and records from Indian Agents concerns the Pima Indians of Arizona and the Piqua Indians of Ohio. Not only are they a source of history about both tribes and states, but they contain information about US Goverment policy and relationships with the Pima and Piqua Indians. Piqua Agency records cover the period of early westward expansion through Ohio. Pima Agency records cover the latter days of the era of westward expansion up until the start of The Civil War.
Finding Aids: "Pamphlet accompanying Microcopy no. 234" (MICRO E93.U659x 1966) which lists the contents of the entire 926 reels of microform collection of "Letters received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-80"