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Coverage: 1813-1880
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) superintendents documents detailing their interactions between Indigenous people and the U.S. government. The interactions include Native tribes from every region of the contiguous United States, including Apache, Arapaho, Blackfeet, Cherokee, Chippewa, Choctaw, Creek, Kickapoo, Kiowa, Klamath, Lummi, Mandan, Mojave, Navajo, Nez Perce, Osage, Potawatomi, Pueblo, Seminole, Sioux, Ute, and others.