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REPORT OF THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR.....
Indian Affairs, ii; Public Lands, xv; Railways, xxiv; Patents, xxxvi; Pen-
sions, xxxviii; Education, xli; Geological and Geographical Survey of the
Territories, xliii; Rocky Mountain Locusts, xlvi; Hot Springs Commission,
xlvii; Pagosa Hot Springs of Colorado, xlviii; Asylum for the Deaf and
Dumb, xlviii; Freedmen's Hospital, xlix; Columbia Hospital for Women,
xlix; Government Hospital for the Insane, xlix; Yellowstone National
Park, li ; Census Office, lii; Capitol Buildings and Grounds, lii; Recon-
struction of the Interior Department Building, liii.
General Land Office.........
Report of Commissioner, 1; Law Library, 3; Judicial Tribunal, 4; Repay.
ment of Money for Lands Erroneously Sold, 6; Decisions in Land Cases,
7; Supervision of Surveys, 9; Surveys of Islands and Beds of Meandered
Lakes, Sloughs, and Ponds, 11; Adjustment of Swamp Land Grants, 12;
Lapsed Railroad Grants, 12; Private Land Claims in Colorado, New Mex-
ico, and Arizona, 26; District Land Offices, 29; Review of Laws Govern-
ing Sale of Public Lands, 32; Homestead and Pre-emption Laws, 34; Papers
Accompanying Report of Commissioner, 37; Detroit Arsenal Grounds, 42;
Useless Military Reservations, 42; Sac and Fox and Otoe and Missouria
Indian Reservations in Kansas and Nebraska, 43; Decisions affecting
Homestead Rights, 44; Decisions under Timber Culture Laws, 47 ; South-
ern Public Lands, 49; Soldiers' Additional Homesteads, 50 ; Private Land
Claims, 51; Sarveying, 54; Reservations of Public Lands, 68; Texas
Boundary, 74 ; Re-establishing Lost Corners, 76 ; Railroads, 77; Decisions
affecting Railroad Grants, 79; Pre-emptions, 93 ; Suspended Entries, 100;
Military Bounty Land Warrants, 104; Swamp and Overflowed Lands, 107;
Draughting, 107; Accounts, 108; Mineral Lands, 108; United States Min-
ing Laws and Regulations, 109; Decisions affecting Mining Rights, 127;
Coal Lands, 143; Abandonment and Relocation, 144; Operations under
Mining Laws during last fiscal year, 145; Mining Claims Approved and
Patented during fiscal year, 145; United States Surveyors-General, 154 ;
United States Land Offices, 154; Survey of Lands to June 30, 1877, 155;
Public Lands Sold, &c., for fiscal year ending June 30. 1877, 156; Selection
of Swamp Lands for the several States under act of Congress, 186; Land
Concession by Congress to States and Corporations from 1850 to June 30,
1877, 188; Attachment of Railroad Rights, 197; Estimates of Appropria-
tions required for fiscal year ending June 30, 1879, 201; Historical Table
of States and Territories, 216; Report of Surveyor-General of Louisiana,
220; Unconfirmed Private Land-Claims in Louisiana, 221; Statement of
Surveying Contracts in Louisiana, 224; Report of Surveyor-General of
Florida, 229; Report of Surveyor-General of Minnesota, 232; Statement of
Surveying Contracts in Minnesota, 235; Report of Surveyor-General of
Dakota, 240; Report of Surveyor-General of Nebraska, 247 ; Report of
Surveyor-General of Wyoming, 253; Report of Surveyor-General of New
Mexico, 263; Report of Surveyor-General of Colorado, 274; Report of Sur-
veyor-General of Montana, 282; Report of Surveyor-General of Idaho, 235;
General Land Office-Continued.
Report of Surveyor-General of Utah, 299; Report of Surveyor-General of
Nevada, 311; Report of Surveyor-General of Arizona, 321; Report of Sur-
veyor-General of Washington Territory, 332; Report of Surveyor-General
of Oregon, 342; Report of Surveyor-General of California, 354.
Report of Commissioner of Indian Affairs ......................................... 397
Law for Indians, 398; Education and Civilization, 399; Indian Labor, 400 ;
Food for Indians, 400; Removals to Indian Territory, 401; Trade with In-
dians, 404 ; Nez Percé War, 405; Sioux War, 410; Sioux Commission, 413 ;
Removals of various Tribes, 414; Klamath Indian Reservation, 419; Special
Commissions, 421; Alaska Indians, 422; Reports of Superintendents and
Agents, 427; Colorado River Agency, Arizona, 427; Pima Agency, Arizona,
427; San Carlos Agency, Arizona, 430; Hoopa Valley Agency, California, 431;
Mission Indians Agency, California, 431 ; Round Valley Agency, California,
435; Tule River Agency, California, 437 ; Los Pinos Agency, Colorado, 439;
Southern Ute Agency, Colorado, 441 ; White River Agency, Colorado, 442;
Dakota Superintendency, 444; Cheyenne River Agency, Dakota, 447 ; Crow
Creek Agency, Dakota, 450 ; Devil's Lake Agency, Dakota, 451 ; Flandreau
Special Agency, Dakota, 454 ; Fort Berthold Agency, Dakota, 455; Lower
Brulé Agency, Dakota, 457; Red Cloud Agency, Nebraska, 458; Sisseton
Agency, Dakota, 459; Spotted Tail Agency, Nebraska, 461; Standing Rock
Agency, Dakota, 467 ; Nez Percé Agency, Idaho, 476; Cheyenne and Arap-
ahoe Agency, Indian Territory, 477 ; Kiowa and Comanche Agency, Indian
Territory, 483; Osage Agency, Indian Territory, 486 ; Pawnee Agency, In-
dian Territory, 491; Ponca Agency, Indian Territory, 492; Quapaw Agency,
Indian Territory, 498; Sac and Fox Agency, Indian Territory, 501; Union
Agency, Indian Territory, 503; Wichita Agency, Indian Territory, 508;
Sac and Fox Agency, Iowa, 509; Report Central Superintendent, Law-
rence, Kansas, 511 ; Kansas Agency, 515; Mackinaw Agency, Michigan,
517 ; Leech Lake Agency, Minnesota, 520; Red Lake Agency, Minnesota,
523 ; Chippewa Agency, Minnesota, 525 ; Blackfeet Agency, Montana, 527;
Crow Agency, Montana, 528; Flathead Agency, Montana, 530; Fort Peck
Agency, Montana, 533 ; Great Nemaba Agency, Nebraska, 537; Omaba
Agency, Nebraska, 539; Otoe Agency, Nebraska, 541; Santee Agency, Ne-
braska, 543; Winnebago Agency, Nebraska, 545; Nevada Agency, 546;
Abiquju Agency, New Mexico, 549; Mescalero Apache Agency, New Mexico,
550 ; Navajo Agency, Arizona, 554 ; Pueblo Agency, New Mexico, 557;
Southern Apache Agency, New Mexico, 558; New York Agency, New York,
558 ; Grande Ronde Agency, Oregon, 565; Klamath Agency, Oregon, 567 ;
Malheur Agency, Oregon, 508; Siletz Agency, Oregon, 573; Umatilla
Agency, Oregon, 574; Warm Springs Agency, Oregon, 575 ; Uintah Valley
Agency, Utah, 577 ; Colville Agency, Washington Territory, 582 ; Neah
Bay Reservation, Washington Territory, 583; Puyallup, Nisqually, &c.,
Reservation, Washington Territory, 585 ; Quinaielt Agency, Washington
Territory, 590 ; S'Kokomish Agency, Washington Territory, 592; Tulalip
Agency, Washington Territory, 593; Yakama Agency, Washington Terri-
tory, 596; Oneida, Stockbridge, and Menomonee Agency, Washington Terri-
tory, 598; Red Cliff Agency, Wisconsin, 600; Shoshone and Bannock
Agency, Wyoming Territory, 603; Report of Commission to Nez Percé,
&c., 607; Indian Legislation by Forty-fourth Congress, 614; Acts of Con-
gress affecting Indians, 614; Schedule Indian Trust Lands, Kansas and
Nebraska, 630; Unoccupied Miami Lands, Kansas, 631; Executive Orders
relative to Reservations, 632; Schedule of Indian Reservations, 642; Lia-
bilities of United States to Indians, 652; Trust Fund and Trust Lands, 66.3;
Report of Commissioner of Indian Affairs-Continued.
Appropriations for fiscal year ending June 30, 1876, 677; Investments,
681; Statistics of Population, Education, &c., 684 ; Table of Agricultural
Improvements, &c., 702; Indian Agencies assigned to various Denomina-
tions, 714; Location of Indian Agencies, 715.
Report of Sitting Bull Indian Commission ......
Report of Commissioner of Pensions...
Amendment of Statutes, 733; Reorganization, 734 ; Pension Agencies, 733;
Number of Claims received, &c., 739; Number of Claims allowed, &c., 742;
Rates per Month, &c., of Army and Navy Invalids, 743; Number of Widows,
Minors, &c., 845; Claims filed and allowed since 1862, 745; Pensioners on
roll at end of fiscal years since 1861, 746 ; Operations of Special Service
division for fiscal year ended June 30, 1877, 747 ; Location of Pension
Agencies, &c., 748; Number of Pensioners examined September, 1877, 751;
Number of Vouchers received and paid daily during September, 1877, 752.
Report of Geological and Geographical Survey of Territories .....................
Report of the Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region ....
Field season of 1876, 789; Office-work of 1876–77,794 ; Field season of 1877,
Report of Hot Springs Commission .....
Report of Directors of Union Pacific Railroad.....
Report on Yellowstone National Park
Columbia Institution for Deaf and Dumb .........
Report of Columbia Institution for Deaf and Dumb.
Report on Freedmen's Hospital and Asylum ........
Report on Columbia Hospital for Women ..
Report of Government Hospital for Insane........
Report of Architect of the Capitol .....