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of the said river St. Joseph, at the mouth thereof, and thence with the said south bank to the place of beginning.
Art. 2. From the cession aforesaid, there shall be reserved, for the Reservations. use of the Indians, the following Tracts :
One tract at Mang-ach-qua Village, on the river Peble, of six miles
One tract at the village of Match-e-be-narh-she-wish, at the head of
Grants to perfollowing persons, being all Indians by descent, and to their heirs, the sons named. following Tracts of Land:
To John Burnet, two sections of land.
To James Burnet, Abraham Burnet, Rebecca Burnet, and Nancy Burnet, each one section of land; which said John, James, Abraham, Rebecca, and Nancy, are children of Kaw-kee-me, sister of Top-ni-be, principal chief of the Potwatamie nation.
The land granted to the persons immediately preceding, shall begin Location of on the north bank of the river St. Joseph, about two miles from the the preceding mouth, and shall extend up and back from the said river for quantity.
grants. To John B. La Lime, son of Noke-no-qua, one-half of a section of Further grants. land, adjoining the tract before granted, and on the upper side thereof.
To Jean B. Chandonai, son of Chip-pe-wa-qua, two sections of land, on the river St. Joseph, above and adjoining the tract granted to J. B. La Lime.
To Joseph Dazé, son of Chip-pe-wa-qua, one section of land above and adjoining the tract granted to Jean B. Chandonai
. To Monguago, one-half of a section of land, at Mish-she-wa-kokink.
To Pierre Moran or Peeresh, a Potawatamie Chief, one section of land, and to his children two sections of land, at the mouth of the Elkheart river.
To Pierre Le Clerc, son of Moi-qua, one section of land on the Elk-heart river, above and adjoining the tract granted to Moran and his children.
The section of land granted by the Treaty of St. Mary's, in 1818, to Peeresh or Perig, shall be granted to Jean B. Cicot, son of Pe-say-quot, sister of the said Peeresh, it having been so intended at the execution of the said Treaty.
To O-she-ak-ke-be or Benac, one-half of a section of land on the north side of the Elk-heart river, where the road from Chicago to Fort Wayne first crosses the said river.
To Me-naw-che, a Potawatamie woman, one-half of a section of land on the eastern bank of the St. Joseph, where the road from Detroit to Chicago first crosses the said river.
To Theresa Chandler or To-e-ak-qui, a Potawatamie woman, and to her daughter Betsey Fisher, one section of land on the south side of the Grand River, opposite to the Spruce Swamp.
To Charles Beaubien and Medart Beaubien, sons of Man-na-ben-aqua, each one-half of a section of land near the village of Ke-wi-goshkeem, on the Washtenaw river.
To Antoine Roland, son of I-gat-pat-a-wat-a-mie-qua, one-half of a section of land adjoining and below the tract granted to Pierre Moran.
To William Knaggs or Was-es-kuk-son, son of Ches-qua, one-half of a section of land adjoining and below the tract granted to Antoine Roland.
To Madeline Bertrand, wife of Joseph Bertrand, a Potawatamie woman, one section of land at the Parc aux Vaches, on the north side of the river St. Joseph.
To Joseph Bertrand, junior, Benjamin Bertrand, Laurent Bertrand, Theresa Bertrand, and Amable Bertrand, children of the said Madeline Bertrand, each one half of a section of land at the portage of the Kan. kakee river.
To John Riley, son of Me-naw-cum-a-go-quoi, one section of land, at the mouth of the river Au Foin, on the Grand River, and extending up the said River.
To Peter Riley, the son of Me-naw-cum-e-go-qua, one section of land, at the mouth of the river Au Foin, on the Grand River, and extending down the said river.
To Jean B. Le Clerc, son of Moi-qua, one half of a section of land, above and adjoining the tract granted to Pierre Le Clerc.
To Joseph La Framboise, son of Shaw-we-no-qua, one section of land upon the south side of the river St. Joseph, and adjoining on the upper side the land ceded to the United States, which said section is
also ceded to the United States. Grants not
The Tracts of Land herein stipulated to be granted, shall never be transferable
leased or conveyed by the grantees or their heirs to any persons whatwithout consent.
ever, without the permission of the President of the United States. And Tracts to be such tracts shall be located after the said cession is surveyed, and in located after conformity with such surveys as near as may be, and in such manner as survey.
the President may direct. Payment for Art. 4. In consideration of the cession aforesaid, the United States said cession.
engage to pay to the Ottawa nation, one thousand dollars in specie annually forever, and also to appropriate annually, for the term of ten years, the sum of fifteen hundred dollars, to be expended as the President may direct, in the support of a Blacksmith, of a Teacher, and of a person to instruct the Ottawas in agriculture and in the purchase of cattle and farming utensils. And the United States also engage to pay to the Potawatamie nation five thousand dollars in specie, annually, for the term of twenty years, and also to appropriate annually, for the term of fifteen years, the sum of one thousand dollars, to be expended as the
President may direct, in the support of a Blacksmith and a Teacher. Land to be re. And one mile square shall be selected, under the direction of the Presiserved for
dent, on the north side of the Grand River, and one mile square on the blacksmiths and teachers.
south side of the St. Joseph, and within the Indian lands not ceded, upon which the blacksmiths and teachers employed for the said tribes,
respectively, shall reside. Right of In- Art. 5. The stipulation contained in the treaty of Greenville, reladians to hunt on tive to the right of the Indians to hunt upon the land ceded while it
continues the property of the United States, shall apply to this treaty
Art. 6. The United States shall have the privilege of making and make a road
using a road through the Indian country, from Detroit and Fort Wayne, through Indian country. respectively, to Chicago. Treaty binding Art. 7. This Treaty shall take effect and be obligatory on the conwhen ratified.
tracting parties, so soon as the same shall be ratified by the President of the United States, by and with the advise and consent of the Senate thereof.
In testimony whereof, the said Lewis Cass and Solomon Sibley, Com
missioners as aforesaid, and the Chiefs and Warriors of the said Ottawa, Chippewa, and Potawatamie nations, have hereunto set their hands, at Chicago aforesaid, this 29th day of August, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-one.
To the Indian names are subjoined marks.
The tract reserved at the village of Match-e-be-nash-she-wish, at the The tract at head of the Ke-kal-i-ma-zoo river, was by agreement to be three miles Matchebenash.
shewish to be 3 square. The extent of the reservation was accidentally omitted.
miles square. LEWIS CASS, SOLOMON SIBLEY.
ARTICLES OF A TREATY,
Aug. 31, 1822. Entered into and concluded at the United States' Factory on the
M. De Cigue Augt. by and between Richard Graham, Agent
Affairs, authorized on the part of the United States for that purpose, and the Chiefs, Warriors, and Head Men, of the Tribes of Great and Little Osage Indians, for themselves and their respective Tribes, of the other part.
The second WHEREAS, by the second article of the Treaty made and entered article of the
into between the United States and the Great and Little Osage nation treaty of Nov. 10, 1808, abro.
of Indians, concluded and signed at Fort Clark, on the Missouri, on gated ; conside the tenth day of November, one thousand eight hundred and eight, it ration:
is stipulated that the United States shall establish at that place, and perAnte, p. 107.
manently continue, at all seasons of the year, a well assorted store of
In witness whereof, the said Richard Graham and the Chiefs, War
riors, and Head Men, of the Great and Little Osage Tribes, have
Pahuska, or White Hair, Head Chief B.O. Wonopasheh,
To the Indian names are subjoined marks
ARTICLES OF A TREATY
Entered into and concluded at Fort Armstrong, by and between Sept. 3, 1822.
Whereas by the ninth article of the Treaty made and entered into Ninth article between the United States and the Sac and Fox Tribes of Indians, con
of treaty of 3d
Nov. 1804, abcluded and signed at Saint Louis, in the District of Louisiana, on the rogated; conthird day of November, one thousand eight hundred and four, it is sideration. stipulated, in order to put a stop to the abuses and impositions which Ante, p. 84. are practised upon the said Tribes by the private traders, the United States will, at a convenient time, establish a trading house or factory, where the individuals of the said Tribes can be supplied with goods at a more reasonable rate than they have been accustomed to procure them. Now, We, the said Chiefs, Warriors, and head men of the said Tribes, for and in consideration of the sum of one thousand dollars to us, now paid in merchandize out of the United States' Factory, by said Thomas Forsyth, on behalf of the United States, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, do exonerate, release, and forever discharge, the United States from the obligation contained in the said ninth article above recited, and the aforesaid ninth article is, from the date hereof, abrogated and of no effect.
In witness whereof the said Thomas Forsyth, and the Chiefs, War
riors, and head men, of the Sac and Fox Tribes, have hereunto set their hands, and affixed their seals, this third day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and twenty-two.
United States' Indian Agent.
To the Indian names are subjoined a mark and seal.