Encyclopedia of North American Indian Wars, 1607-1890, The: A Political, Social, and Military History

Editor: Tucker, Spencer C.
Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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ISBN: 978-1-85-109697-8
Category: History - United States -- History
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Table of Contents

This encyclopedia provides a broad, in-depth, and multidisciplinary look at the causes and effects of warfare between whites and Native Americans, encompassing nearly three centuries of history.

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Table of Contents

  • About the Editors
  • EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS
  • List of Maps
  • List of Tables
  • Preface
  • General Maps
  • Overview
  • Introduction
  • Volume I: A–L
  • A
  • Abenakis
  • Abenaki Wars
  • Abihkas
  • Acoma Pueblo, Battle of
  • Adobe Walls, First Battle of
  • Adobe Walls, Second Battle of
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture, Subsistence
  • Akanseas/Akensas
  • Alabamas
  • Albany Conference
  • Albany Congress
  • Aleut Rebellion
  • Alexander
  • Algonquins
  • Allilimya Takanin
  • American Horse
  • American Revolutionary War
  • Amherst, Jeffrey
  • Amherst's Decree
  • Amonute
  • Anglo-Powhatan War, First
  • Anglo-Powhatan War, Second
  • Anglo-Powhatan War, Third
  • Ani-yun-wiyas
  • Apache Pass, Battle of
  • Apaches
  • Apache Wars
  • Apalachee Revolt
  • Apalachees
  • Appalachian Mountains
  • Appomattocks
  • Arapahos
  • Arapahos, Northern
  • Arapahos, Southern
  • Arikaras
  • Arikara Scouts
  • Arikara War
  • Arikaree Fight
  • Arrow
  • Artillery
  • Ash Hollow, Battle of
  • Ashishishe
  • Athapascans
  • Atkinson, Henry
  • Attakullakulla
  • Auglaize
  • Auglaize, Council on the
  • Augur, Christopher Columbus
  • Augusta, Congress of
  • B
  • Bacon's Rebellion
  • Bad Axe, Battle of
  • Baker Massacre
  • Bannock War
  • Barbed Wire
  • Barboncito
  • Bascom Affair
  • Bates Creek, Battle of
  • Bear Paw Mountains, Battle of
  • Bear River, Battle of
  • Bear Spring, New Mexico
  • Beaver Wars
  • Beecher Island, Battle of
  • Belknap, William Worth
  • Bent, Charles
  • Bent, William
  • Benteen, Frederick William
  • Bent's Fort
  • Berkeley, William
  • Biduyé
  • Bierstadt, Albert
  • Big Bend, Battle of
  • Big Foot
  • Big Hole, Battle of the
  • Billy Bowlegs
  • Birch Coulee, Battle of
  • Birch Creek, Battle of
  • Bison
  • Black Elk
  • Blackfoot Confederacy
  • Blackfoot Sioux
  • Black Hawk
  • Black Hawk War
  • Black Hills, South Dakota
  • Black Hills Gold Rush
  • Black Hills War
  • Black Hoof
  • Black Kettle
  • Black Point, Attacks on
  • Black Robes
  • Black Swamp
  • Blockhouses
  • Bloody Brook Massacre
  • Bloody Knife
  • Blue Jacket
  • Blue Licks, Kentucky, Action at
  • Blue Water Creek, Battle of
  • Boomtown
  • Boone, Daniel
  • Boonesborough, Kentucky
  • Bosque Redondo
  • Bouquet, Henry
  • Bow and Arrow
  • Boyer, Mitch
  • Bozeman, John
  • Bozeman Trail
  • Braddock, Edward
  • Braddock's Campaign
  • Brant, Joseph
  • Brims of Coweta
  • Britain
  • Brodhead Expedition
  • Brookfield, Siege of
  • Brown, Thomas
  • Brulé Sioux
  • Buffalo
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show
  • Buffalo Hump
  • Buffalo Soldiers
  • Buffalo War
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs
  • Burnt Corn Creek, Battle of
  • Bushy Run, Battle of
  • Butler, John
  • Butterfield Overland Mail Route
  • C
  • Caddos
  • Caesar
  • Cahokia-Fox Raid
  • Calhoun, James Silas
  • Calhoun, John Caldwell
  • California Gold Rush
  • Camas Meadows, Battle of
  • Camels
  • Cameron, Alexander
  • Camp Grant Massacre
  • Camps
  • Canada
  • Canby, Edward Richard Sprigg
  • Canby's Campaign
  • Cannibalism
  • Canonchet
  • Canochet's Fort
  • Canoes
  • Cantonments
  • Canyon Creek, Battle of
  • Canyon de Chelly, Arizona
  • Captain Jack
  • Captain O'Beel
  • Captivity Narratives
  • Captivity of Europeans by Indians
  • Captivity of Indians by Europeans
  • Captivity of Indians by Indians
  • Carbines
  • Carleton, James Henry
  • Carleton's Campaign
  • Carr, Eugene Asa
  • Carrington, Henry Beebe
  • Carson, Christopher Houston
  • Casco, Treaty of
  • Catawbas
  • Catecahassa
  • Catlin, George
  • Cattle Industry
  • Cavalry, Native American
  • Cavalry, U.S. Army
  • Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Colorado
  • Cavalry Regiment, 4th U.S.
  • Cavalry Regiment, 5th U.S.
  • Cavalry Regiment, 6th U.S.
  • Cavalry Regiment, 7th U.S.
  • Cavalry Regiment, 8th U.S.
  • Cavalry Regiment, 9th U.S.
  • Cavalry Regiment, 10th U.S.
  • Cayugas
  • Centennial Campaign
  • Chacato Troubles
  • Chaffee, Adna Romanza, Sr.
  • Champlain, Samuel de
  • Cheroenhakas
  • Cherokee Alphabet
  • Cherokees
  • Cherokees, Campaigns against
  • Cherokee War
  • Cheyenne-Arapaho War
  • Cheyenne Campaign
  • Cheyennes
  • Cheyennes, Northern
  • Cheyennes, Southern
  • Chichimecos
  • Chickahominys
  • Chickamaugas
  • Chickasaws
  • Chickasaw Wars
  • Chillicothe, Ohio, Battles on the Little Miami River
  • Chippewas
  • Chivington, John
  • Choctaw-Chickasaw War
  • Choctaw Civil War
  • Choctaws
  • Church, Benjamin
  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Cibecue Creek, Incident at
  • Civil War
  • Clark, George Rogers
  • Clark, William
  • Clark's Garrison, Battle of
  • Clark's Ohio Campaign, First
  • Clark's Ohio Campaign, Second
  • Clearwater River, Battle of
  • Clinch, Duncan Lamont
  • Cochise
  • Cockacoeske
  • Cody, William Frederick
  • Coeur d'Alenes
  • Coeur d'Alene War
  • Coffee, John
  • Colorado War
  • Colorow
  • Colt, Samuel
  • Colt Revolver
  • Comanche Campaign
  • Comancheros
  • Comanches
  • Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Office of
  • Connor, Patrick Edward
  • Connor's Powder River Expedition
  • Conquistadors
  • Cooke, Philip St. George
  • Cooper, James Fenimore
  • Coosaponakeesa
  • Córdova, Francisco Hernández de
  • Corn
  • Corn Liquor
  • Cornplanter
  • Cornstalk
  • Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de
  • Corps of Discovery
  • Council on the Auglaize
  • Counting Coup
  • Covenant Chain
  • Cowetas
  • Crawford, Emmet
  • Crazy Horse
  • Creek-Cherokee Wars
  • Creek-Choctaw Wars
  • Creeks
  • Creek War
  • Croatans
  • Crockett, David
  • Croghan, George
  • Crook, George
  • Crows
  • Curly
  • Curtis, Samuel Ryan
  • Custer, George Armstrong
  • Custer, Thomas Ward
  • Custer's Last Stand
  • Custer's Last Stand in Art
  • D
  • Dade's Massacre
  • Dakota-Ojibwa Conflict
  • Dakota Sioux
  • Davis, Jefferson
  • Dawes Severalty Act
  • Decanisora
  • Deerfield, Massachusetts, Attack on
  • Degataga
  • Delaware Prophet
  • Delawares
  • Delgadito
  • Demographics, Historical
  • Demoiselle, La
  • Department of the Interior
  • Devil's Hole Road, Battle of
  • Deyohninhohakarawenh
  • Digger Indians
  • Dime Novels
  • Dodge, Grenville Mellen
  • Dodge, Henry
  • Dog Soldiers
  • Do-ne-ho-ga-wa
  • Dover, New Hampshire, Attack on
  • Dragoon Regiments, 1st and 2nd
  • Duck River Massacre
  • Dudley, Joseph
  • Dull Knife
  • Dull Knife Fight
  • Dull Knife Outbreak
  • Dummer's Treaty
  • Dummer's War
  • Dunmore, Fourth Earl of
  • Dunmore's War
  • Duston, Hannah
  • Dutch-Indian Wars
  • Dutch-Mohawk Treaty
  • E
  • Easton Conference and Treaty
  • Econochaca, Battle of
  • Ecuyer, Simeon
  • Edged Weapons
  • 8th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • El Popé
  • Emistisiguo
  • Emuckfaw Creek, Battle of
  • Encomienda
  • Endicott, John
  • Endicott Expedition
  • Enitachopco Creek, Battle of
  • Eries
  • Esopuses
  • Esopus Wars
  • Evans, John
  • Everglades
  • F
  • Fallen Timbers, Battle of
  • Falls Fight
  • Falmouth, Battle of
  • Fetterman, William Judd
  • Fetterman Massacre
  • 5th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • Film and the American Indian Wars
  • Firearms Trade
  • 1st and 2nd Dragoon Regiments
  • Flacco the Elder
  • Flipper, Henry Ossian
  • Forsyth, George Alexander
  • Forsyth, James William
  • Fort Apache
  • Fort Armstrong, Treaty of
  • Fort Bascom
  • Fort Greenville, Treaty of
  • Fort Harmar, Treaty of
  • Fort Jackson, Treaty of
  • Fort Laramie
  • Fort Laramie, Treaty of (1851)
  • Fort Laramie, Treaty of (1868)
  • Fort Leavenworth
  • Fort Mims, Battle of
  • Fort Phil Kearny
  • Fort Riley
  • Fort Robinson
  • Forts, Camps, Cantonments, and Outposts
  • Fort Sill
  • Fort Simcoe
  • Fort Stanwix, Treaty of
  • Fort Strother
  • Fort Sumner
  • Fort Walla Walla
  • Fort Washington
  • Four Lakes, Battle of
  • 4th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • Foxes
  • Fox Fort, Siege of
  • Fox Wars
  • France
  • Free, Mickey
  • Frémont, John Charles
  • French and Indian War
  • French and Iroquois Wars
  • Fur Trade
  • G
  • Gaines, Edmund Pendleton
  • Gall
  • Galvanized Yankees and Rebels
  • Ganienkehs
  • Gatewood, Charles Bare
  • Gatling, Richard
  • Gatling Gun
  • Gayanashagowa
  • Geronimo
  • Geronimo Campaign
  • Ghost Dance
  • Gibbon, John
  • Girty, Simon
  • Glaize, The
  • Gnadenhutten Massacre
  • Good Friday Massacre
  • Goshute War
  • Governor Kieft's War
  • Grand Glaize
  • Grant, Ulysses Simpson
  • Grant's Peace Policy
  • Grattan Massacre
  • Greasy Grass Creek, Battle of
  • Great Black Swamp
  • Great Britain
  • Great Law of Peace of the Longhouse People
  • Great Platte River Road
  • Great Sioux Reservation
  • Great Sioux War
  • Great Swamp Fight
  • Great Swamp Fortress
  • Greenville, Treaty of
  • Gregg, John Irvin
  • Grierson, Benjamin Henry
  • Grouard, Frank
  • Guipago
  • Gun Merchant of Okchai
  • H
  • Haigler
  • Halpuda Mikko
  • Hancock, Winfield Scott
  • Handsome Lake
  • Harmar, Josiah
  • Harney, William Selby
  • Harper's Weekly
  • Harrison, William Henry
  • Harrodsburg, Kentucky
  • Hartford, Treaty of
  • Hatch, Edward
  • Hatteras Indians
  • Haudenosaunee
  • Havasupais
  • Hayfield Fight
  • Hazen, William Babcock
  • Henderson, Archibald
  • Hendrick, Chief
  • Hichitis
  • Hillabee Massacre
  • Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt
  • Ho-Chunks
  • Holata Micco
  • Holy Ground, Battle of
  • Hook Nose
  • Hopewell, Treaty of
  • Hopkins, Sarah Winnemucca
  • Horses
  • Horseshoe Bend, Battle of
  • Horseshoe Bend, Treaty of
  • Hotoa-qa-ihoois
  • Houston, Samuel
  • Howard, Oliver Otis
  • Hualapais
  • Hudson River School
  • Hudson's Bay Company
  • Hunkpapa Sioux
  • Hurons
  • Hweeldi
  • I
  • Illinois
  • Indian Agents
  • Indian Creek Massacre
  • Indian New Deal
  • Indian Presents
  • Indian Removal Act
  • Indian Reorganization Act
  • Indian Ring Scandal
  • Indians, Confederate
  • Indian Territory
  • Indian Uprising of 1747
  • Indian War of 1864
  • Infantry Regiment, 7th U.S.
  • Infantry Regiment, 24th U.S.
  • Infantry Regiment, 25th U.S.
  • Inkpaduta
  • Interior, Department of the
  • Inuna-Ina
  • Iroquois
  • Iroquois Confederacy
  • Iroquois Treaties of 1700 and 1701
  • Iroquois Wars
  • Itazipcos
  • J
  • Jackson, Andrew
  • Jackson, Helen Hunt
  • Jamestown
  • Jefferson, Thomas
  • Jemison, Mary
  • Jesup, Thomas Sidney
  • John O'Bail
  • Johnson, Sir William
  • Johnson's 1780 Campaign
  • Joseph, Chief
  • Julesburg Raids
  • K
  • Kaiiontwa'ko
  • Kamiakin
  • Kan-dazis-tlishishen
  • Karankawas
  • Kearny, Stephen Watts
  • Keepers of the Eastern and Western Doors
  • Kelly, Luther Sage
  • Keokuk
  • Kickapoos
  • Kieft, Willem
  • Kieft's War
  • Killdeer Mountain, Battle of
  • King George's War
  • King of the Pamunkeys
  • King Philip's War
  • King William's War
  • Kintpuash
  • Kiowas
  • Kituhwas
  • Kotsoteka Comanches
  • Kwahadi Comanches
  • L
  • La Barre, Joseph Antoine Le Fèbvre de
  • Lake Okeechobee, Battle of
  • Lakota Sioux
  • Lance
  • Land Cessions, Northwest Ordinance
  • Land Rights
  • Langlade, Charles Michel de
  • La Petite Guerre
  • La Salle, René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de
  • Lawton, Henry Ware
  • Legion of the United States
  • Lenni Lenapes
  • Lewis, Meriwether
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Lipan Apaches
  • Liquor
  • Literature and the American Indian Wars
  • Little Bighorn, Battle of the
  • Little Carpenter
  • Little Crow
  • Little Turtle
  • Little Turtle's War
  • Little Wolf
  • Llano Estacado
  • Logan, Benjamin
  • Logan, John
  • Logstown, Treaty of
  • Lone Wolf
  • Longhouse
  • Looking Glass
  • Lord Dunmore's War
  • Louisiana Purchase
  • Loups
  • Lovewell, John
  • Lovewell's Fight
  • Volume II: M–Z
  • M
  • Mabila, Battle of
  • Mackenzie, Ranald Slidell
  • Mackenzie's Mexico Raid
  • Mahicans
  • Maize
  • Makataimeshekiakiak
  • Makhpyia-luta
  • Mangas Coloradas
  • Manifest Destiny
  • Manuelito
  • Marias Massacre
  • Mariposa War
  • Mason, John
  • Massachusetts Bay–Pequot Treaty
  • Massacre
  • Massacre Canyon, Battle of
  • Massasoit
  • Matoaka
  • McGillivray, Alexander
  • McQueen, Peter
  • Medicine, Military
  • Medicine, Native American
  • Medicine Lodge Treaty
  • Meeker, Nathan Cook
  • Meeker Massacre
  • Memeskia
  • Mendota, Treaty of
  • Merritt, Wesley
  • Mesquakies
  • Metacom
  • Mexico
  • Miami Campaign
  • Miamis
  • Miantonomo
  • Micmac Raids on Nova Scotia
  • Micmacs
  • Middle Plantation, Treaty of
  • Miles, Nelson Appleton
  • Military Divisions, Departments, and Districts
  • Militia
  • Milk Creek, Battle of
  • Mingo Chief
  • Mingos
  • Miniconjou Sioux
  • Minnesota Sioux Uprising
  • Mishikinakwa
  • Missionaries
  • Modocs
  • Modoc War
  • Mog
  • Mohawk-Mahican War
  • Mohawks
  • Mohegans
  • Mohicans
  • Mojaves
  • Mojave War
  • Mo-ke-ta-va-ta
  • Moniac, David
  • Moravian Church
  • Moravian Indian Missions on the Muskingum River
  • Moraviantown, Battle of
  • Mormonism
  • Morning Star
  • Mortar of the Okchai
  • Mo-to-vato
  • Mounted Riflemen, Regiment of
  • Mourning War
  • Muddy People
  • Murray, John, Fourth Earl of Dunmore
  • Muscle Shoals, Grand Council on
  • Muscogees
  • Musgrove, Mary
  • Muskets
  • Mystic Fort Fight
  • N
  • Nakoni Comanches
  • Nakota Sioux
  • Nansemonds
  • Nanunteeno
  • Narragansetts
  • Narragansett Treaty of 1675
  • Narváez, Pánfilo de
  • Natchezes
  • Natchez Revolt
  • Natchez War
  • Native Americans
  • Native Americans, Alliances with Europeans
  • Native Americans and the American Revolutionary War
  • Native Americans and the Civil War
  • Native Americans and the War of 1812
  • Native American Trade
  • Native American Warfare
  • Nativism, Indian
  • Navajo Removal
  • Navajos
  • Navajo War
  • Neolin
  • New England Confederation
  • New France
  • New Mexico
  • New Netherland
  • New Ulm, Battles of
  • Nez Perces
  • Nez Perce War
  • Niagara, Treaty of
  • Nicholas
  • Ni Míi Puus
  • 9th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • Nipmucks
  • Ni-U-Ko'n-Skas
  • Noble Savage Concept
  • Norridgewock, Battle of
  • North, Frank Joshua and Luther Hedden
  • Northern Arapahos
  • Northern Cheyennes
  • Northern Paiutes
  • Northwest Indian War
  • Northwest Ordinances of 1785 and 1787
  • Norton, John
  • Nottoways
  • Nova Scotia, Micmac Raids on
  • Numas
  • Nutimus
  • O
  • Oatman Family Massacre
  • O'Bail, John
  • Obwandiying
  • Occaneechees
  • Oconostota
  • Office of Commissioner of Indian Affairs
  • Oglala Sioux
  • Ogoula Tchetoka, Battle of
  • Ohio Company of Virginia
  • Ohio Expedition
  • Ojibwa-Dakota Conflict
  • Ojibwas
  • Ojo Caliente Reservation, New Mexico
  • Ojo Oso, New Mexico
  • Old Briton
  • Old Man's Creek, Battle of
  • Old Northwest Territory
  • Old Shawnee Town
  • Old Winnemucca
  • Oñate, Juan de
  • Oneidas
  • Onondagas
  • O-non-dowa-gahs
  • Opechancanough
  • Oregon Trail
  • Oriskany, Battle of
  • Orontony
  • Osages
  • Osceola
  • Otis, Elwell Stephen
  • Ottawas
  • Ouray
  • Outposts
  • Overland Trail
  • P
  • Pais
  • Paiutes, Northern
  • Palo Duro Canyon, Battle of
  • Palouses
  • Pamunkeys
  • Pan-Indianism
  • Parker, Cynthia Ann
  • Parker, Ely Samuel
  • Parkman, Francis, Jr.
  • Paviotsos
  • Pawnees
  • Pawnee Scouts Massacre
  • Paxton Riots
  • Payne's Landing, Treaty of
  • Pedadumies
  • Penateka Comanches
  • Pennacooks
  • Pequots
  • Pequot War
  • Peskeompskut Massacre
  • Petite Guerre, La
  • Petroglyphs
  • Pettaquamscutt Rock, Treaty of
  • Philip
  • Pickawillany Massacre
  • Pima Revolts
  • Pine Ridge Campaign
  • Pine Ridge Reservation
  • Pine Tree Hill, Treaty of
  • Piqua, Battle of
  • Piscataway, Siege of
  • Pistols
  • Pizi
  • Platte Bridge, Battle of
  • Pocahontas
  • Point Pleasant, Battle of
  • Po-i-to
  • Pometacom
  • Ponce de León, Juan
  • Pontiac
  • Pontiac's Rebellion
  • Pontowattimies
  • Pony Express
  • Popé
  • Pope, John
  • Pottawatomis
  • Powder River Expedition
  • Powhatan
  • Powhatan Confederacy
  • Prairie du Chien, Treaty of
  • Praying Towns and Praying Indians
  • Presents, Indian
  • Proclamation of 1763
  • Prophetstown
  • Pueblo Revolt
  • Pueblos
  • Puritans
  • Pushmataha
  • Pyramid Lake, First Battle of
  • Q
  • Quaker Peace Policy
  • Quakers
  • Quanah Parker
  • Quapaws
  • Queen Anne's War
  • R
  • Railroads
  • Raisin River Massacre
  • Ranks, U.S. Army
  • Rappahannocks
  • Raritans
  • Red Bird
  • Red Cap
  • Red Cloud
  • Red Cloud's War
  • Red Eagle
  • Red Jacket
  • Red River War
  • Red Shoe
  • Red Sticks
  • Red Stick War
  • Remington, Frederic
  • Reno, Marcus Albert
  • Reservations
  • Revolutionary War
  • Reynolds, Charles Alexander
  • Rickahocans
  • Rifles
  • Rocky Mountains
  • Rogers, Robert
  • Rogers's Raid on St. Francis
  • Rogue River War, First
  • Rogue River War, Second
  • Roman Nose
  • Romanticism
  • Rondoenie
  • Rosebud, Battle of the
  • Rowlandson, Mary White
  • Russell, Charles Marion
  • Russia
  • S
  • Sacagawea
  • Sachem
  • Sagamore
  • Sagoyewatha
  • Salt Creek Prairie Massacre
  • Samoset
  • San Carlos Reservation
  • Sand Creek Massacre
  • Sans Arc Sioux
  • Santa Fe Trail
  • Saponis
  • Sassacus
  • Sassamon, John
  • Satanta
  • Sauks and Foxes
  • Scalp Bounty
  • Scalping
  • Scarlet Point
  • Schofield, John McAllister
  • Schurz, Carl
  • Scott, Winfield
  • Scouts, Native American
  • Seattle
  • 2nd Dragoon Regiment
  • Seminoles
  • Seminole War, First
  • Seminole War, Second
  • Seminole War, Third
  • Senecas
  • Senecas, French Attack on
  • Sequoyah
  • 7th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • 7th U.S. Infantry Regiment
  • Shawnee Council
  • Shawnee Prophet
  • Shawnees
  • Sheepeater War
  • Sheridan, Philip Henry
  • Sherman, William Tecumseh
  • Shield
  • Shoshones
  • Shoshone War
  • Shulush Homa
  • Sibley, Henry Hastings
  • Sieber, Albert
  • Sioux
  • Sioux War
  • Si Tanka
  • Sitting Bull
  • Sitting Bull's War
  • 6th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • Skitswishes
  • Skulking Way of War
  • Slaughter of the Innocents
  • Slavery among Native Americans
  • Slim Buttes, Battle of
  • Smallpox
  • Smith, John
  • Snakes
  • Snake War
  • Society of Friends
  • Sokokis
  • Solomon's Fork, Battle of
  • Soto, Hernando de
  • Soulier Rouge/Soulouche Oumastabé
  • Southern Arapahos
  • Southern Cheyennes
  • Spain
  • Spirit Lake Massacre
  • Spokane Plain, Battle of
  • Spokanes
  • Spoqe'inds
  • Spotted Elk
  • Spotted Tail
  • Springfield, Massachusetts, Burning of
  • Squanto
  • Stagecoach
  • Staked Plains
  • Standing Bear
  • Standing Bear v. Crook
  • Standing Rock Reservation
  • Standish, Myles
  • St. Clair, Arthur
  • St. Clair's Campaign
  • St. Clair's Defeat
  • Steptoe, Edward Jenner
  • Stevens, Isaac Ingalls
  • St. Francis, Canada, Rogers's Raid on
  • Stillman's Run, Battle of
  • Stuart, John
  • Stuyvesant, Petrus
  • Subsistence Agriculture
  • Sudbury Fight
  • Sullivan-Clinton Expedition against the Iroquois
  • Sully, Alfred
  • Sully-Sibley Campaigns
  • Summit Springs, Battle of
  • Sun People
  • Susquehannocks
  • Susquehannock War
  • Sutlers
  • Swansea, Attack on
  • Sycamore Creek, Battle of
  • T
  • Tachnedorus
  • Tahkahokuty Mountain, Battle of
  • Tallapoosa Indians
  • Tall Bull
  • Tallushatchee, Battle of
  • Tanaghrisson
  • Taos Revolt
  • Taoyateduta
  • Tatanka-Iyotanka
  • Taylor, Zachary
  • Tecumseh
  • Teedyuscung
  • Teganissorens
  • Tekestas
  • Telegraph
  • Tenskwatawa
  • 10th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
  • Tequestas
  • Terry, Alfred Howe
  • Teton Sioux
  • Texas Rangers
  • Thames, Battle of the
  • Thayendanega
  • Theyanoguin
  • 3rd Colorado Cavalry Regiment
  • 3rd U.S. Cavalry
  • Thocmentony
  • Timucuan Revolt
  • Tippecanoe, Battle of
  • Tobacco
  • Tomahawk
  • Tomochichi
  • Torture, Ritualized
  • Trail of Tears
  • Tres Castillos, Battle of
  • Trois-Rivières
  • Trois-Rivières, Treaty of
  • Tunicas
  • Turner, Frederick Jackson
  • Tuscaroras
  • Tuscarora War
  • 24th U.S. Infantry Regiment
  • 25th U.S. Infantry Regiment
  • Tzi-na-ma-a
  • U
  • Uncas
  • Underhill, John
  • United Colonies of New England
  • United Kingdom
  • Uprising of 1747
  • Upton, Emory
  • Utes
  • Ute War
  • V
  • Victorio
  • Virginia-Indian Treaty of 1646
  • Virginia-Indian Treaty of 1677/1680
  • Virginia-Indian Wars
  • W
  • Wabash, Battle of the
  • Wabokieshiek
  • Waccamaws
  • Wagon Box Fight
  • Wahunsonacock
  • Wakini
  • Walapais
  • Walkara/Walker
  • Walking Purchase
  • Wampanoags
  • Wampum
  • Wamsutta
  • Wanduny
  • Wappingers
  • War Belt
  • War Club
  • War Department, U.S.
  • War of 1812
  • Warren Wagon Train Raid
  • Washakie
  • Washington, George
  • Washita, Battle of the
  • Watchful Fox
  • Watie, Stand
  • Waunigsootshkau
  • Wayne, Anthony
  • Wayne's Campaign
  • Weapons, Edged
  • Weatherford, William
  • Wells Fargo
  • Wendots
  • Werowance
  • Wessagusset Raid
  • Western Reserve
  • Westos
  • Weyapiersenwah
  • Wheaton, Frank
  • Wheeler-Howard Act
  • White Bird Canyon, Battle of
  • White Cloud
  • Whitestone Hill, Battle of
  • Whitman Massacre
  • Willcox, Orlando Bolivar
  • Willem Kieft's War
  • Williams, Roger
  • Wilson, Henry
  • Wilson, Jack
  • Winnebagos
  • Winnebago War
  • Winnemucca
  • Winnemucca, Sarah
  • Winthrop, John
  • Winthrop, John (Fitz-John)
  • Wolf Mountains, Battle of
  • Wolf Warrior
  • Wood, Leonard
  • Wood Lake, Battle of
  • Wool, John Ellis
  • Worth, William Jenkins
  • Wounded Knee, Battle of
  • Wovoka
  • Wright, George
  • Wussausmon
  • Wyandots
  • Wyoming, Battle of
  • Y
  • Yakima-Rogue War
  • Yamasees
  • Yamasee War
  • Yankton and Yanktonai Sioux
  • Yaquis
  • Yavapais
  • Yellowstone Kelly
  • Young Joseph
  • Yuma War
  • Z
  • Zogbaum, Rufus Fairchild
  • Appendix: Decorations, Medals, and Military Honors
  • Glossary
  • Chronology
  • Bibliography
  • List of Editors and Contributors
  • Categorical Index
  • Volume III: Documents
  • 1. Iroquois constitution
  • 2. Sir thomas More, Utopia, 1516 [Excerpt]
  • 3. The First Relation of Jacques cartier, 1534
  • 4. Accounts of Spanish Explorers in the Southeast, 1536 and 1540 [Excerpts]
  • 5. Juan Rogel, Account of the Massacre of Spanish Jesuits in chesapeake Bay, August 28, 1572
  • 6. Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, Letters to the King of Spain regarding the Indians of Florida, 1572 and 1573
  • 7. Royal Ordinances for the Discovery, the Population, and the Pacification of the Indies, July 13, 1573
  • 8. John White, Account of the Fifth Voyage to Virginia at Roanoke Island, 1593
  • 9. Pedro Fernandez de chocas, Account of the Guale Uprising, October 4, 1597
  • 10. Don Juan de Oñate, Letter from new Mexico, March 1599
  • 11. Powhatan, Remarks to John Smith, 1609 [Excerpts]
  • 12. John Smith, Letter to Queen Anne about Pocahontas, 1616
  • 13. Massasoit Peace treaty, 1621
  • 14. John Smith, Account of the Massacre of 1622 in Virginia, 1624
  • 15. John Martin, “the Manner Howe to Bringe the Indians into Subjection,” December 15, 1622
  • 16. David Pietersz DeVries, Account of the Swanendael Massacre, 1632 [Excerpt]
  • 17. Lion Gardiner, Account of the Pequot Wars, 1660
  • 18. Treaty of Hartford, 1638
  • 19. Account of Governor Kieft's War, 1643 [Excerpt]
  • 20. Virginia Peace treaty with the Indians, October 5, 1646
  • 21. Exclusion of Jews from Military Service in new Amsterdam, 1655
  • 22. John Eliot, Account of new England Indians’ Conversion to christianity, ca. 1671
  • 23. John Gerrard, An Account of the Attack on the Susquehannock Stronghold, 1675
  • 24. Nathaniel Saltonstall, Accounts of King Philip's War, 1675–1676 [Excerpts]
  • 25. Mary Rowlandson, Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration, 1682
  • 26. Nathaniel Bacon, “Declaration in the name of the People of Virginia,” July 30, 1676
  • 27. Antonio de Otermin, Report on the Pueblo Uprising in new Mexico, 1680 [Excerpts]
  • 28. Count Frontenac, Report on War with the Iroquois, november 2, 1681 [Excerpts]
  • 29. Cotton Mather, Decennium Lutuosum, 1699 [Excerpt]
  • 30. James Moore, Letters regarding the English Attack on Spanish Florida, 1704
  • 31. Robert Beverley, Report on the Indians of Virginia, 1705
  • 32. John Williams, The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion, 1707 [Excerpt]
  • 33. Christoph von Graffenreid, Account of the tuscarora Attack in north carolina, 1711
  • 34. Antoine le Page du Pratz, Quoting the Reply of the Stung Serpent, 1723
  • 35. The Walking Purchase, August 25, 1737
  • 36. Six nations, Meeting with colonial Officials at Albany, August 19, 1746
  • 37. Robert Dinwiddie, Instructions to George Washington regarding the French in the Ohio country, October 30, 1753
  • 38. George Washington, Report to Robert Dinwiddie of General Edward Braddock's Defeat in Ohio country, July 18, 1755
  • 39. James Smith, An Account of the Remarkable Occurrences in the Life and Travels of Col. James Smith, 1799 [Excerpts]
  • 40. Mary Jemison as told to James Seaver, The Life of Mary Jemison, 1755 [Excerpt]
  • 41. Edmond Atkin, Report to the Lords commissioners for trade and Plantation, 1755 [Excerpts]
  • 42. Chickasaw Headmen, Speech to the Governor of South carolina, April 5, 1756
  • 43. Robert Rogers, Journal Account on the Destruction of St. Francis, September 1759 [Excerpt]
  • 44. James Glen, Account of the Role of Indians in the Rivalry Involving France, Spain, and England, 1761
  • 45. Henry timberlake, The Memoirs of Lieut. Henry Timberlake, 1765 [Excerpts]
  • 46. Treaty of Paris, 1763
  • 47. Proclamation of the Line of Settlement, October 7, 1763
  • 48. William Johnson, Report on the Iroquois confederacy, november 13, 1763 [Excerpt]
  • 49. Pontiac, Speech to the French, May 5, 1763
  • 50. William trent, Account of the Siege of Fort Pitt, June 1763
  • 51. Henry Bouquet, Reports on the Relief of Fort Pitt, August 28, 1763
  • 52. Pontiac, Letter Addressed to the commander of Detroit, October 30, 1763
  • 53. Benjamin Franklin, narrative of the Paxton Boys Massacre, 1764 [Excerpts]
  • 54. Paxton Boys Declaration, 1764
  • 55. Treaty of Fort Stanwix, november 5, 1768 [Excerpts]
  • 56. Decharihoga, Speech to Sir William Johnson, July 11, 1774 [Excerpt]
  • 57. Accounts of Lord Dunmore's War, 1774 [Excerpts]
  • 58. Continental congress, two Addresses to the Six nations, 1776–1777 [Excerpts]
  • 59. George Washington, Instructions to John Sullivan Ordering the Destruction of the Six nations, May 31, 1779
  • 60. Henry Dearborn, Account of John Sullivan's Indian Expedition, 1779
  • 61. Promises of Land Grants to Volunteer Soldiers, 1780
  • 62. Kentucky Petition for Protection from Shawnees, March 13, 1780
  • 63. Emerson Bennett, Portrayal of Simon Girty in The Renegade (1848), 1782 [Excerpt]
  • 64. Treaty of Paris, 1783
  • 65. Joseph Brant, Message to the British Governor, 1783
  • 66. Benjamin Franklin, The Savages of North America, 1784
  • 67. Treaty of Fort Stanwix, October 22, 1784
  • 68. Daniel Boone, “Colonel Boone's Autobiography,” 1784 [Excerpt]
  • 69. Chickasaw treaty, 1786
  • 70. Northwest Ordinance, 1787
  • 71. Treaty of Fort Harmar, 1789
  • 72. Trade and Intercourse Act, July 22, 1790
  • 73. Anthony Wayne, Letter to Henry Knox on the Victory at Fallen timbers, August 28, 1794
  • 74. Treaty of Greenville, 1795
  • 75. Treaty with the Mohawks, 1797
  • 76. Louisiana Purchase treaty, April 30, 1803
  • 77. William clark, Journal Account of the Lewis and clark Expedition, October 19, 1805
  • 78. Blue Jacket, Message on Relations with the British, 1807
  • 79. Tenskwatawa, Speech on a System of Religion, 1808
  • 80. Treaty of Fort Wayne, September 30, 1809
  • 81. Tecumseh, Speech to Governor William Henry Harrison, August 12, 1810
  • 82. Accounts of the Battle of tippecanoe, 1811
  • 83. Tecumseh, Speech to the Osages, 1811
  • 84. Robert Dickson, Secret canadian correspondence about Indian Loyalties, 1812
  • 85. Nathan Heald, Report on Fort Dearborn Massacre, October 23, 1812 [Excerpt]
  • 86. Accounts of the Iroquois confederacy regarding the War of 1812, 1812–1813
  • 87. Tecumseh, Speech to Henry Procter at Amherstburg during the War of 1812, September 18, 1813
  • 88. Treaty of Fort Jackson, August 9, 1814
  • 89. Treaty of Ghent, December 24, 1814
  • 90. Adams-Onís treaty, February 22, 1819
  • 91. Andrew Jackson, Indian Removal Messages to congress, 1829–1830
  • 92. Indian Removal Act, May 28, 1830
  • 93. Cherokee Nation v. Georgia, March 18, 1831 [Excerpts]
  • 94. Winfield Scott, Effect of the cholera Epidemic on the conduct of the Black Hawk War, 1832 [Excerpt]
  • 95. Black Hawk, Surrender Speech, 1832
  • 96. Act creating a commissioner of Indian Affairs, July 9, 1832
  • 97. Treaty with the Seminoles, 1833
  • 98. Sam Houston, Message to the Indian tribes of texas, november 11, 1836
  • 99. John Ross, Letter to General Winfield Scott about the cherokee Removal, August 30, 1838
  • 100. Winfield Scott, Address to the cherokee People regarding Removal, 1838
  • 101. Accounts of Missionaries to Oregon, 1837
  • 102. Felix Huston, Report on the Battle of Plum creek, August 12, 1840
  • 103. Texas Annexation Act, March 1, 1845
  • 104. John O'Sullivan, Manifest Destiny, July 1845 [Excerpts]
  • 105. Lansford W. Hastings, The Emigrants’ Guide to Oregon and California, 1845 [Excerpt]
  • 106. Oregon treaty, June 15, 1846
  • 107. Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, February 2, 1848
  • 108. James Polk, Message to congress on the Discovery of Gold in California, December 5, 1848
  • 109. Testimonials to congress on the Efficacy of the colt Revolver against Indians, 1851
  • 110. Treaty of Fort Laramie, September 17, 1851
  • 111. Apache treaty, July 1, 1852
  • 112. Gadsden Purchase treaty, December 30, 1853
  • 113. Chief Seattle, Speech to the Governor, 1854
  • 114. George crook, Service in the northwest, 1854–1857
  • 115. Jefferson Davis, Annual Report of the Secretary of War on the Proposed transcontinental Railroad, December 3, 1855 [Excerpt]
  • 116. Abner Doubleday, Service in Florida during the third Seminole War, 1855–1858 [Excerpt]
  • 117. Philip Sheridan, the Indian Attack and Reprisal in the Pacific northwest, 1856 [Excerpts]
  • 118. Nez Perce treaties, 1855, 1863, and 1868
  • 119. John Bell Hood, Engaging the comanches in texas, 1857
  • 120. Helen Hunt Jackson, Dramatization of the Plight of the Mission Indians, 1850s
  • 121. Texas Ordinance of Secession, February 1, 1861
  • 122. Homestead Act, May 20, 1862 [Excerpt]
  • 123. Little crow, Speech on the Eve of the Minnesota Sioux Uprising, August 18, 1862
  • 124. Accounts of chickasaws in confederate Service, October–november 1864
  • 125. Report of the Southern treaty commission, October 30, 1865
  • 126. U.S. Congress, Joint commission on the conduct of the War, Report on the Sand creek Massacre, 1865
  • 127. Ely S. Parker, Letter to Ulysses S. Grant on the “Indian Problem,” ca. 1866 [Excerpts]
  • 128. Frances carrington, Account of the Fort Phil Kearny Massacre, 1866
  • 129. Creation of the Indian Peace commission, July 20, 1867
  • 130. Medicine Lodge treaty with the Kiowas, comanches, and Apaches, October 1867
  • 131. Fort Laramie treaty, April 29, 1868
  • 132. De Benneville Randolph Keim, the Winter campaign against Black Kettle, 1868–1869
  • 133. Emanuel Stance, Report on Engagement, May 26, 1870
  • 134. Ulysses S. Grant, Peace Policy, December 5, 1870
  • 135. John G. Bourke, the Use of Apache Scouts, 1873–1886
  • 136. John G. Bourke, the Military telegraph in the Far West, 1870s
  • 137. George crook, Discovery of Gold in the Black Hills, 1875
  • 138. Fanny Dunbar corbusier, the Removal of Apaches to San carlos Reservation, 1876
  • 139. Elizabeth custer, Account of corruption among Indian Agents, 1870s
  • 140. John G. Bourke, Account of an Attack on a Sioux Village, 1876
  • 141. Red Horse, Account of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, 1876
  • 142. Frederick Frances Girard, Account of the Battle of the Little Bighorn, 1876
  • 143. John G. Bourke, the Surrender of crazy Horse, 1877
  • 144. Chief Joseph, Surrender Speech, October 15, 1877
  • 145. Fanny Dunbar corbusier, the Pursuit of the cheyennes, 1878
  • 146. Standing Bear v. Crook, May 12, 1879
  • 147. Fanny Dunbar corbusier, Description of a Sioux Religious ceremony, 1879
  • 148. Luther Standing Bear, Account of Attendance at carlisle Indian School, 1879
  • 149. Helen Hunt Jackson, A Century of Dishonor, 1881 [Excerpts]
  • 150. Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins, Petition to congress, 1883
  • 151. Daklugie, Aspects of Apache culture, 1880s [Excerpts]
  • 152. William t. Sherman, Report on the End of the Indian Problem, 1883 [Excerpt]
  • 153. Manuelito, Speech on navajo History, February 25, 1886
  • 154. Nelson Miles, Account of the Surrender of Geronimo, September 4, 1886
  • 155. Eugene chihuahua, Apache Account of Imprisonment in Florida, 1880s
  • 156. Dawes Act, February 8, 1887
  • 157. Documents concerning the Ghost Dance, 1890
  • 158. Sitting Bull, Speech on Keeping treaties, 1890
  • 159. Nelson Miles, correspondence regarding Sioux Unrest, December 19, 1890
  • 160. Indian and White Accounts of the Battle of Wounded Knee, 1890
  • 161. Frederick Jackson turner, “the Significance of the Frontier in American History,” 1893 [Excerpts]
  • 162. Documents concerning the Indian citizenship Act, 1924 and 1933
  • 163. Indian Reorganization Act, June 18, 1934
  • 164. Lyndon Johnson, Message to congress on Indian Self-Determination, March 6, 1968
  • 165. Bureau of Indian Affairs, Procedures for Establishing the Existence of an Indian tribe, October 2, 1978
  • 166. United States v. Sioux Nation of Indians, June 30, 1980 [Excerpts]