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Plats and Diagrams of Surveys: Miscellaneous Indian Reserves and Trust Lands

Creator: United States. Surveyor General of Kansas and Nebraska

Date: 1854-1883

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Map, Manuscript

Call Number: MICROFILM: AR 144: Surveys, Meridians: Port. #1 (North boundary of the Cherokee country between the Neosho and Arkansas Rivers, 1871 Dec. 11)
MICROFILM: AR 144: Diagrams (Remainder of series)

Unit ID: 195199

Space Required/Quantity: 30 SHEETS/1 FOLDER. Oversize: 54.5x45x1

Title (Main title): Plats and Diagrams of Surveys: Miscellaneous Indian Reserves and Trust Lands

Titles (Other):

  • Surveys, meridian and parallel lines in Kansas : portfolio #1
  • Diagrams of Indian reserves in Kansas, 1854-1861, 1867, 1872

Part of: Records of the Office of the Surveyor General for Kansas & Nebraska : [selected records].

Scope and Content

Scope and content: For the Sac and Fox Reserve; the Iowa Reserve and Trust; the Peoria, Kaskaskia, Piankeshaws, and Wea Trust; Delaware Trust; Kickapoo Reserve; Shawnee Cession Lands; New York Indian Lands; Miami lands; Pottawatomie; Cherokee Neutral lands; Osage; and Otoe and Missouria reservation. Includes surveys and resurveys for reserves and diminished reserves.

Contents:
1 & 2. Sac & Fox Reserve; Ioway Reserve; Ioway Trust Lands. 1854.

3. Peoria, Kaskaskia, Piankeshaw & Wea Trust Lands. Undated.

4. Delaware Trust Lands. Undated.

5. Plat of the survey of the South, part of the Southwest, and part of the West boundary of Kickapoo Reserve, Kansas Territory. certified 1855.

6. Plat of the survey of a line through the Shawnee lands, 30 miles West from and parallel to the Missouri State boundary. certified 1855.

7 & 8. Plat of the retrace of a part of the South boundary of the Shawnee lands... Instructions and survey 1855; certified 1857.

9. Plat of the North Boundary of New York Indian lands... Certified 1857.

10. Plat of the resurvey of the South Boundary of the Peoria and Kaskaskia lands with a part of the West boundary of the same, Kansas Territory. Contracted and certified 1856.

11. North, West, and South Boundary of Miami lands. Undated.

12. Plat of part of the North and West Boundaries of the New York Indian Reservation... Certified 1857.

13 to 15. Plat of the resurvey of the South Boundary of the Pottawatomie Lands and the Survey of the North Boundary of the Shawnee Cession Lands. Instructions 1856; surveyed 1856; certified 1857.

16. Plat of the resurvey of the West boundary and the Survey of the South boundary of the Miami Lands, Kansas Territory. Certified 1857.

17. Plat of the Survey of the West and Part of the North Boundary of the Pottawattomie Reservation, Kansas Territory. Certified 1858.

18. Plat of the Survey of the North Boundary of the Cherokee Neutral Lands, Kansas Territory. Certified 1859.

19. Plat of the resurvey of the North Boundary of the Osage Indian Lands, Kansas Territory. Certified 1859.

20. Plat of the resurvey of a part of the North Boundary of the Osage Indian Reservation, and also of a portion of the Western Boundary of the New York Indian Reservation. Instructions 1859; certified 1860.

21. Plat of the survey of the East and West Boundaries of the Sac and Fox Diminished Reserve, Kansas Territory. Certified 1861.

22. Plat of the survey of the North and East Boundaries of the Kansas Diminished Reserve, Kansas Territory. Certified 1861.

23. Diagram of the Delaware Diminished Reserve. Contract 1860; certified 1861.

24. Plat of the North Boundary of the Osage Diminished Reservation East of the Arkansas River, Kansas. Certified 1867.

25 to 28. Exterior Lines of Cherokee Strip in Kansas. Surveyed 1871; certified 1872.

29. Plat of Otoe and Missouria Indian Reservation. Certified 1883.

30. North Boundary of the Cherokee Country between the Neosho and the Arkansas Rivers. Certified 1871.

Locators:

Locator Contents
046-02-04-02  Use microfilm: AR 144 

Microfilm:

  • AR 144: Records of the Office of the Surveyor General for Kansas and Nebraska 1854-1875

Index Terms

Subjects

    United States. Surveyor General of Kansas and Nebraska
    Measured drawings
    Cherokee neutral lands -- Surveys
    Delaware Indian Reservation (Kan.) -- Surveys
    Kansas -- Surveys
    Kickapoo Indian Reservation (Kan.) -- Surveys
    New York Indian Reserve (Kan.) -- Surveys
    Osage Reserve (Kan.) -- Surveys
    Potawatomi Indian Reservation (Kan.) -- Surveys
    Sac and Fox Indian Reservation (Kan. and Neb.) -- Surveys
    Miami Indians -- Surveys
    Shawnee Indians -- Surveys
    Topographical surveying -- Kansas
    Indian allotments -- Kansas -- Surveys
    Indian reservations -- Kansas -- Surveys

Creators and Contributors


Agency Classification:

    Federal Agencies. U.S. Department of the Interior. U.S. Surveyor General of Kansas & Nebraska.

Notes

General Note: The item North boundary of the Cherokee country between the Neosho and Arkansas Rivers,l 1871 Dec. 11, appears in the Surveys, meridians and parallel lines in Kansas section of microfilm roll AR 144. The remainder of the series appears in the Diagrams of Indian reserves in Kansas section of the microfilm.