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Indian Tribes Associated With This Agency

Nisqually

History

The Nisqualli Agency, the Skokomish Agency, and the Quinaielt Agency were merged in 1888 to form the Puyallup Agency[1].

Records

The 1900 federal census included population schedules for the Nisqually Indian Reservation. The census includes the non-Indian employees of the Nisqually Agency, as well as many pages of Indian Population Schedules for the native population of the Reservation. They are recorded as District 155, Nisqually Indian Reservation, in Pierce County, Washington.

References

  1. Hill, Edward E. (comp.). Guide to Records in the National Archives of the United States Relating to American Indians. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1981, pp. 178-179.
  • American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998.
  • Hill, Edward E. (comp.). Guide to Records in the National Archives of the United States Relating to American Indians. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1981.
  • Hill, Edward E. The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches. New York, New York: Clearwater Publishing Company, Inc., 1974.
  • Historical Sketches for Jurisdictional and Subject Headings Used for the Letters Received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880. National Archives Microcopy T1105.
  • Preliminary Inventory No. 163: Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Services. Available online

 

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