Circular explaining the location of "half-breed" Dakota scrip

Circular explaining the location of "half-breed" Dakota scrip, March 21, 1857.

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Initial page of a circular distributed by the General Land Office and dated March 21, 1857. The circular explains how land will be divided among the "Dacotah or Sioux Half-breeds or Mixed-bloods" following the act approved by Congress on July 17, 1854.

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