NOTICE OF WHITE SETTLERS ON RESERVATIONS

 

May 15, 1879

Washington, D.C.

 

To the Senate of the United States:

 

In response to a resolution of the Senate of the 7th instant, requesting information in reference to an alleged occupation of a portion of the Indian Territory by white settlers, etc., I transmit a copy of my proclamation dated April 26, 1879; also copies of the correspondence and papers on file and of record in the Department of the Interior and the War Department touching the subject of the resolution.

R.B. HAYES