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CHAP. 34.—AN ACT making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations With the Tarious Indian tribes, for the year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and forty-seven. ■ .

[sec. 1.] Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That (he following sums be, nnd they are hereby appropriated, for the year ending on the thirtieth day of June, eighteen hundred and forty-seven, for I he purpose of paying the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, and fulfilling treaty stipulations with the various Indian tribes; to be paid out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise ap- _ propriated—

For the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, viz:

Superintend- For the pay of the Superintendent of Indian affairs at St. •See"cringek°ms> and the several Indian agents, as provided by the acts 137. ' of June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and thirty-four,* and of g^evoI-9'P°8c March third, eighteen hundred and thirty seven,* sixteen thouProviso. sand five hundred dollars: Provided always, That no superintendent of Indian affairs,or Indian agent, or other disbursing officer in such service, shall have advanced to him, oh Indian or public account, any money to be disbursed in future, until inch superintendent, agent, or officer in such service shall have settled his accounts of the preceding year, and satisfactorily shown that all balances in favor of th«v Government, which may appear to be in his hands, are ready to be paid over on the order of the Department.

For pay of sub agents, authorized by the act of June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, eleven thousand two hundred and fifty dollars, trii^ ,m the ' ^or an aoenlr tne Indian tribes residing upon the waters per pTatte'a'nd of the Upper Platte and Upper Arkansas rivers, the sum'Wfif

upper Arkanaw.. lecn hundred dollars.

For pay of interpreters, as authorized by the same act, ten thousand five hundred dollars,.

For pay of clerk to Superintendent at St. Louis, who is hereby authorized to be continued, one thousand two hundred dollars.

For pay of clerk to acting Superintendent Of Western Territory, who is hereby authorized to be continued, one thousand ;„_ dollars.'

Provisions. For provisions for Indians, at the distribution of annuities, while on visits of business with the different superintendents and agents, arid when assembled on public business, which ia hereby authorized, eleven thousand eight hundred dollars. Presents. For presents to Indians, five thousand dollars.

For postages, rents, stationery, fuel for offices, and other Contingencies.contingencies of the Indian Department, and for transportation and incidental expeuses, thirty-six thousand five huudred dollars.

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Interpreters.
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TO THE CHRISTIAN INDIANS.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the acts of May twen- Annuity, ty sixth, eighieen hundred and twenty four, and May twentieth, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, four hundred dollars.

TO THE CHIPPEWA3 OF MISSISSIPPI AND LAKE SUPERIOR.

For payment in money for twenty years, stipulated in the Money, second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, nine thousand five hundred dollars.

For payment in goods for twenty years, stipulated in the se- Goodscorn] article of (he treaty of twenty ninth July, eighieen hundred and thirty seven, nineteen thousand dollars.

For establishing three blacksmiths' shops, supporting three Threo blacksmiths, and furnishing iron and steel for twenty years, elipulnl- jTM'"1*^*,0' ""Jed in the second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, 1837. ue*t5r 0 eighteen hundred and thirty-seven, three thousand dollars.

For support of farmers, purchase of implements, grain, or Farmers' impieseed, and to carry on their agricultural pursuits for twenty menu,«c. years, stipulated in the second article of the Ireaty of twentyninth July, eighieen hundred and thirty seven, one thousand dollars. •

For purchase of provisions for twenty-years, stipulated in Provisions, the second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighieen hundred and thirty seven, two thousand dollars.

For purchase of tobacco for twenty years, stipulated in the Tobacco, second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, eighieen hundred and thirty-seven, five hundred dollars.

For limited annuity for twenty five years, in money, stipu- Limited annuity laled in the fourth article of the treaty of fourih of October,iumon°yeighieen hundred and forty-two, twelve thousand five hundred dollars.

For limited annuity for twenty-five years, in goods, si")pu-Limited annuity lafed in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth of October,io soods. eighteen hundred and forty-two, ten thousand five hundred dollars.:

For purchase of tobacco and provisions, stipulated in the Tobacco & profourth article of the treaty of fourth of October, eighieen hun-v""onfcdred and forty-two, two thousand dollars. . , ', .

For support of two blacksmiths' shops, including pay of Two blacksmith pmithsand assistants, and furnishing iron and steel, stipulated ue^ot'iak. in the fourih article of the treaty of fourih of October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, two thousand dollars.

For support of t.wo farmers, stipulated in the fourih article Farmers. ,a 'of the ireaty of fourth of October, one thousand dollars.'^.

For pay of two carpeniers, stipulated in the fourth article. Ca;penter». of the treaty of fourth of October, eighteen hundred and forty'"•"0, twelve hundred dollars.

Schools. por support of schools, stipulated in the fourth article of (he

treaty of fourth of October, eighteen hundred and forty-two, : ",; - two thousand dollars,

TO THE CHIPPEWAS OF SAG ANA W.

Annuities. For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of third of August, seventeen hundred and ninetyfive, one thousand dollars.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of seventeenth November, eighteen hundred and seven, eight hundred dollars.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the tieaty of twenty-fourth September, eighteen hundred and nineteen, one thousand dollars. Blacksmith, For support of blacksmith at Saganaw, and for farming fermmg mensiis, u(engj]g Qnj catt[e) and for the employment of persons to aid them in agriculture, stipulated in the eighth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth September, eighteen hundred and nineteen, and seventli article of the treaty of January, eighteen hundred and thirty seven, two thousand dollars.

For. education, during the pleasure of Congress, stipulated in the sixth article of the treaty of fifth August, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, one thousand dollars.

TO THE CHIPPEWAS, MENOMONIE3, WINNEBAGOES, AND NEW ■ YORK INDIANS.

For education, during the pleasure of Congress, stipulated in the fifth article of the treuty of eleventhi August, eighteen hundred and twenty-seven, one thousand five hundred dollars.

TO THE CHIPPEWAS, OTTOWAS, AND POTTAWATOMIES.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the, second article of the treaty of twenty-ninth July, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, sixteen thousand dollars.

For limited annuity for twenty years, stipulated in the third article of the treaty of twenty sixth September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, fourteen thousand dollars.

For limited annuity for twenty years, stipulated in the second (supplemental), article of the treaty of twenty-sixth September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, two thou. _ sand dollars. •

For life annuity to chiefs, stipulated in the third article of the treaty of twenty-sixth September, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, seven hundred dollars. Blacksmith and For blacksrpith and assistant, stipulated in the second article assistant. 0f tj,e jreaty 0f twenty-ninth July, one thousand eight hundred . ( and twenty-nine, seven hundred and twenty dollars, iron and steel. For iron and steel, two hundred and twenty dollars.

For the purchase of salt, stipulated in the second article of s»''. the treaty of twenty-ninth July, one thousand eight hundred and twenty-nine, two hundred and fifty dollars.

TO THE CHOCTAWS.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second article of Annuitiet. the treaty of sixteenth November, eighteen hundred and five, three thousand dollars.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the thirteenth article of the treaty of eighteenth October, eighteen hundred and twenty, six hundred dollars.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of twentieth January, eighteen hundred and twenty five, six thousand dollars.

For life annuity to chief, Bob Cole, stipulated in the tenth article of the treaty of twentieth January, eighteen hundred arid twenty-five, one hundred and fifty dollars.

For life annuity to three district chiefs, two hundred and fifty dollars each, stipulated in the fifteenth article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen huadred and thirty, seven hundred and fifty dollars.

For limited anuuity for twenty years, stipulated in the seventeenth article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred and thiity, twenty thousand dollars.

For education of forty youths for twenty years, including Education^ support of teachers in the nation, two thousand five hundred dollars per annum, stipulated in the twentieth article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred and thirty, twelve thousand five hundred dollars.

For blacksmith, stipulated in the sixth article of the treaty Blacksmith* of ^eighteenth October, eighteen hundred and twenty, andTM* >M,stant,» ninth article of the treaty of twentieth January, eighteen hundred and twenty-five, six hundred dollars.

For iron and steel, three hundred and twenty dollars.

For three blacksmiths and assistants for sixteen years, stipulated in the twentieth article of the treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred and thirty, twenty-five hundred ^nd twenty dollars. n!For iron and steel, nine hundred and sixty dollars.

l!For'pay of-millwright, stipulated in the twentieth article of Millwright. <he treaty of twenty-seventh September, eighteen hundred and thirty, six hundred dollars.

TO THE CHICKASAWS.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the act of twenty-fifth Annuity. February, seventeen hundred and ninety-nine, three thousand dollars.

.For education for fifteen years, stipulated in the second sup- Education. _ plemental article of the treaty of twenty-fourth May, eighteen hundred and thirty-four, three thousand dollars.

TO THE CREEKS.

Annuities. For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of seventh August, seventeen hundred and ninety, one thousand five hundred dollars.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the second article of the treaty of sixteenth June, eighteen hundred and two, three thousand dollars.

For permanent annuity, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth January, eighteen hundred and twentysix, twenty thousand dollars.

For limited annuity for fifteen years, stipulated in the eighth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth March, eighteen hundred and thirty-two, ten thousand dollais. Blacksmiths For blacksmith and assistant, and use of shop and tools, end MMBtoms,gijpUiated ill the eighth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth • January, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, eight hundred and forty dollars.

For iron and steel, two hundred and seventy dollars.

For two blacksmiths and assistants, and use of shops and tools, for twenty years, stipulated in the thirteenth article of thetreaty of twenty-fourth March, eighteen hundred and thirtytwo, one thousand six hundred and eighty dollars.

For iron and steel, five hundred and forty dollars.

For blacksmith and assistant, and use of shop and tools, during the pleasure of the President, stipulated in the fifth article of the treaty of fourteenth February, eighteen hundred and thirty-three, eight hundred and forty dollars.

For iron and steel, two hundred and seventy dollars. Wheelwright. For wheelwright, stipulated in the eighth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth January, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, six hundred dollars.

Wagon muker. For wagon-maker, stipulated in the fifth article of the treaty of fourteenth February, eighteen hundred and thirty-three, six hundred dollars. , Agricultural For agricultural implements, stipulated in the eighth article implements, of the treaty of twenty-fourth January, eighteen hundred and twenty-six, two thousand dollars. Education. For education for twenty years, stipulated in the thirteenth article of the treaty of twenty-fourth March, eighteen hundred and thirty-two, three thousand dollars.

For education for twenty years, stipulated in the fifth articleof the treaty of fourteenth February, eighteen hundred and thirty-three, one thousand dollars. Interest For interest, at five per centum, on three hundred and fiftythousand dollars, (ninth year,) stipulated in the third article of the treaty of twenty-third November, eighteen hundred and thirty-eight, seventeen thousand five hundred dollars. ..Education. For education for twenty years, stipulated in the fourth article of the treaty of fourth January, eighteen hundred and fortyfive, three thousand dollars.

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