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Pingenot Auction, Lot 232

232. [NATIVE AMERICANS]. UNITED STATES. CONGRESS. ACTS. Acts Passed at the First Session of the Fourteenth Congress of the United States [half title]. [Washington, 1816]. 198 pp. [2] vi, [4]-198 pp. 8vo, original drab blue wrappers, remains of early (or perhaps original?) plain white paper backstrip, sewn. Fragile wraps worn and chipped, some foxing. An unsophisticated, uncut copy.
         First edition. American Imprints 39172 (4 loc.). Pp. 167-95 contain U.S. treaties with the following tribes: Pottawatamie, Kickapoo (later to be forced to relocate as far south as Texas and Mexico), Jaway (Iowa?), Teeton, Sioux of the Lakes, Sioux of the River St. Peter, Piankeshaws, Wynadots, Yankton, Sac, Fox, Great and Little Osages, Kanzas, Mahas, and Cherokee. At pp. 196-98 is the Cherokee Nation Convention of 1816.