[Caddo Indian documents, 1841-1856]

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Documents detailing some relations with the Caddo Indians. The first document is a certified copy stating that Jose Maria is Chief of the Anadacos and attests to his good conduct, signed by Jesse Stern, March 27, 1852. The second document certifies that the foregoing page is a true copy and translation. The third document, dated May 11, 1841, is the commission of Col. Coyote signed by Gen. Mariano Arista placing Coyote in charge of Caddo troops against the "ursurpers of Texas." The fourth document is dated September 26, 1853 by G.W. Hill, Special Agent for Texas Indians, appointing Ti-nah Chief of the Caddo. The fifth document, dated June 29, 1856, affirms the good conduct of Ti-nah.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
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Total Uses: 4,810
Past 30 days: 45
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Date(s):
  • Digitized: October 23, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Era
The Republic of Texas, 1836-1846
The Texas Frontier, 1846-1861
From 1841 to 1856
Description:

Documents detailing some relations with the Caddo Indians. The first document is a certified copy stating that Jose Maria is Chief of the Anadacos and attests to his good conduct, signed by Jesse Stern, March 27, 1852. The second document certifies that the foregoing page is a true copy and translation. The third document, dated May 11, 1841, is the commission of Col. Coyote signed by Gen. Mariano Arista placing Coyote in charge of Caddo troops against the "ursurpers of Texas." The fourth document is dated September 26, 1853 by G.W. Hill, Special Agent for Texas Indians, appointing Ti-nah Chief of the Caddo. The fifth document, dated June 29, 1856, affirms the good conduct of Ti-nah.

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Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Texas History Collection
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth41767
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text
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Access: Public