Treaties Affecting Our Tribe

Below are some links to various sites that contain Treaty Information.
If you have suggestions for other useful links please let us know.

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Indian Affairs Laws and Treaties
Fort Laramie Treaty of 1851 (Click for PDF)
Fort Laramie Treaty 1868                                                        
Fort Laramie Treaty 1868 (Click for PDF)
Battle of the Little Big Horn (Click for PDF)
Treaty with The Sioux - Minniconjou Band 1865

(There is no “n” sound in conjou and that “n” should be excluded – because it was misspelled in early days many people do not pronounce it right today.  There are different spellings today depending on various dictionaries and people). 

Treaty Signing at Fort Laramie, 1868 between William T. Sherman and headmen of the Lakota, Dakota, Nakota and Arapaho. William T. Sherman is near the center 3rd from left with the U.S. Government Representatives. Photograph by Alexander Gardner.

There is no Use Restriction for this photo. It is in the Public Domain.
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