The Resource The committee appointed at the last January session of the General Assembly "to examine into the condition of the Narragansett tribe of Indians, to ascertain the number of the tribe and of their poor, and the expense or probable expense of supporting the poor, the annual income of the tribe, the amount of their debts, the quantity and volume of their land and all such other matters as they might deem important for enabling the House of Representatives to have a correct view of the affairs and necessaties of said Indian tribe

The committee appointed at the last January session of the General Assembly "to examine into the condition of the Narragansett tribe of Indians, to ascertain the number of the tribe and of their poor, and the expense or probable expense of supporting the poor, the annual income of the tribe, the amount of their debts, the quantity and volume of their land and all such other matters as they might deem important for enabling the House of Representatives to have a correct view of the affairs and necessaties of said Indian tribe

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The committee appointed at the last January session of the General Assembly "to examine into the condition of the Narragansett tribe of Indians, to ascertain the number of the tribe and of their poor, and the expense or probable expense of supporting the poor, the annual income of the tribe, the amount of their debts, the quantity and volume of their land and all such other matters as they might deem important for enabling the House of Representatives to have a correct view of the affairs and necessaties of said Indian tribe
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The committee appointed at the last January session of the General Assembly "to examine into the condition of the Narragansett tribe of Indians, to ascertain the number of the tribe and of their poor, and the expense or probable expense of supporting the poor, the annual income of the tribe, the amount of their debts, the quantity and volume of their land and all such other matters as they might deem important for enabling the House of Representatives to have a correct view of the affairs and necessaties of said Indian tribe
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King and Thurston's report on Indian affairs
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Summary
November 1, 1832 Report of Dan King and Benjamin B. Thurston regarding the conditions of the Narragansett Indians for the General Assembly. Included was an assessment of the finances, number of poor and ability to care for them, amount of debts and other relevant matters. The committee suggested that a guardian be appointed to take over the tribal land for their benefit, given the destitute and "forlorn" nature of the tribe. The committee also accused certain individuals of embezzling all the public funds. A bill was proposed, although not part of this document
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1791-1864
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King, Dan
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Thurston, Benj. B.
  • Rhode Island
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  • Narragansett Indian Tribe
  • Narragansett Indian Tribe
  • Rhode Island
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Politics and government
  • Narragansett Indian Tribe
  • Rhode Island
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The committee appointed at the last January session of the General Assembly "to examine into the condition of the Narragansett tribe of Indians, to ascertain the number of the tribe and of their poor, and the expense or probable expense of supporting the poor, the annual income of the tribe, the amount of their debts, the quantity and volume of their land and all such other matters as they might deem important for enabling the House of Representatives to have a correct view of the affairs and necessaties of said Indian tribe
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  • Signed: Dan King, Benja B. Thurston, Comrs
  • Manuscript
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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1140275173
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1 online resource (24 unnumbered leaves)
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online
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rdamedia
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41-339
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remote
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(OCoLC)1140275173
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The committee appointed at the last January session of the General Assembly "to examine into the condition of the Narragansett tribe of Indians, to ascertain the number of the tribe and of their poor, and the expense or probable expense of supporting the poor, the annual income of the tribe, the amount of their debts, the quantity and volume of their land and all such other matters as they might deem important for enabling the House of Representatives to have a correct view of the affairs and necessaties of said Indian tribe
Production
Note
  • Signed: Dan King, Benja B. Thurston, Comrs
  • Manuscript
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1140275173
Extent
1 online resource (24 unnumbered leaves)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
41-339
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1140275173

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