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This is a photograph of Hon. Lewis V. Bogy, Commissioner of Indian Affairs and Charles E. Mix in council with the Sacs and Foxes and Kaws in Washington, D.C. At the meeting, Bogy advised the Sacs and Foxes and Kaws to go to a new home, better adapted to their condition, in the valley of the Canadian River. People in the photograph are (left to right): Mut-tut-tah, Councilman; H. W. Martin, U. S. Agent; Man-ah-to-wah, Councilman; Chas. E. Mix, Chief Clerk of the Indian Bureau; William Whistler; Antoine Gokey, U. S. Interpreter; No-quah-ho-ko, 2nd Chief Sacs; Keokuk, Principal Chief of Sacs; Captain Curtis; Che-ko-skuk, Principal Chief Foxes; Lewis V. Bogy, Commissioner Indian Affairs; F. R. Page, U. S. Agent; Al-le-ga-wa-ho, Head Chief of Kaws; Joseph James, U. S. Interpreter; Kah-he-ga-wa-ti-an-gah, Brave and Chief of Kaws; T. S. Huffaker, Special Interpreter; and Wah-ti-an-gah, Brave and Chief of Kaws.
Creator: Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882
Item Number: 25107
Call Number: E93 C.1867 *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 25107
Collections - Photograph
Date - 1861-1869 - 1867
Government and Politics - Federal Government - Federal agencies and programs - Agencies - Indian affairs
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Documentary Artifact - Photograph
People - American Indians - Indian removal
People - American Indians - Tribes - Kansa
People - American Indians - Tribes - Sac and Fox
Places - Other States - District of Columbia -- Washington
Thematic Time Period - Immigration and Settlement, 1854 - 1890
Type of Material - Photographs