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This article, part of a series of articles published in the Daily Missouri Democrat, discusses the second session of the grand council between the U. S. government and representatives from the Arapaho, Apache, Comanche, and Kiowa tribes. The article also includes transcriptions of key speeches by Senator Henderson and Satanta, a Kiowa chief, in addition to brief comments by other representatives from both sides. A treaty between the Kiowa, Comanche, and United States was signed at the end of this meeting on October 21, 1867.

Creator: Daily Missouri Democrat (St. Louis)
Date: October 28, 1867

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This source illuminates some of the arguments leading up to the Medicine Lodge treaty; most importantly, it provides the Indian perspective. The article works in tandem with other documents regarding the Medicine Lodge, particularly newspaper articles from the Democrat.

KS:7th:3.1:Federal Government and Indian Lands (2005)

Item Number: 210757
Call Number: Microfilm: MOSL06
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210757

Collections - Library
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Arapaho
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Cheyenne
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Comanche
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Kiowa
Curriculum - 7th Grade Standards - Kansas History Standards - 1860s to 1870s (Benchmark 3) - Fed. Gov. and Indian lands (Indicator 1) - Treaties between U.S. and Indians
Date - 1861-1869 - 1867
Environment - Wildlife - Mammals - Buffalo/Bison
Government and Politics - Federal Government - Federal agencies and programs - Agencies - Indian affairs
Military - Service - Army
Military - Wars - Indian Wars
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Newspaper - clipping
People - American Indians - Indian lands
People - American Indians - Tribes - Apache
People - American Indians - Tribes - Arapaho
People - American Indians - Tribes - Cheyenne
People - American Indians - Tribes - Comanche
People - American Indians - Tribes - Kiowa
People - American Indians - Tribes - Kiowa-Apache
People - American Indians - Tribes - Osage
People - Notable People - Chief Satanta, 1830-1878
Places - Counties - Barber
Places - Other States - Indian Territory
Places - Other States - Oklahoma
Places - Other States - Texas
Places - Rivers - Arkansas
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Type of Material - Newspapers - Clippings

The grand council The Peace Commission. Indian talks Indian treaties.  Peace agreed upon with the Comanches and Kiowas Captain Lewis Hanback's final report

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