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1816-08-24, Ottawas, Chipawas, Pottowotomees-U.S.
Treaty of Peace, Friendship, and Limits between the United States of America and the Ottawas, Chipawas, and Pottowotomees residing on the Illinois
and Melwakee Rivers, and their waters, and on the southwestern parts of Lake Michigan, August 24, 1816, 7 Stat. 146-148. ( Treaty of Peace, Friendship,
and Limits between the United States and the Ottawa, Chippewa, and Potawatomi Tribes in which the Indians cede the land described in Article 1 of the
treaty. As consideration the United States agrees to deliver what is described as a considerable quantity of merchandise. The U.S. also agrees to pay
the Indians annually for twelve years in goods valued at one thousand dollars. The U.S. also agreed to relinquish land north of a line due west from
the southern end of Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River. The treaty was concluded in St. Louis on August 24, 1816.)
Title:   A Treaty of peace, friendship, and limits / made and concluded between Ninian Edwards, William Clark, and Auguste Chouteau, commissioners plenipotentiary of the United States of America, on the part and behalf of said states, of the one part, and the chiefs and warriors of the united tribes of Ottawas, Chipawas, and Pottowotomees.
OCLC Number:   1005934290
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