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(New page: The Nez Perce Agency was established in 1861 to provide services to the Nez Perce Indians of northern Idaho. Its name was changed in 1902 to the Fort Lapwai Agency when the Superintendent ...)
 
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The Nez Perce Agency was established in 1861 to provide services to the Nez Perce Indians of northern Idaho. Its name was changed in 1902 to the Fort Lapwai Agency when the Superintendent of the Fort Lapwai Indian School was assigned the duties of Indian agent for the Nez Perce Tribe.
 
The Nez Perce Agency was established in 1861 to provide services to the Nez Perce Indians of northern Idaho. Its name was changed in 1902 to the Fort Lapwai Agency when the Superintendent of the Fort Lapwai Indian School was assigned the duties of Indian agent for the Nez Perce Tribe.
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''Reports of Inspection of the Field Jurisdictions of the Office of Indian Affairs, 1873-1900'' have been microfilmed by the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives] as part of Microcopy Number M1070. The reports for Nez Perce Agency are on rolls 30 and 31 of that Microcopy set. Copies are available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=403511&disp=Reports+of+inspection+of+the+field+juris++ microfilm roll number 1617683]).
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Annual [[American Indian Census Rolls|''Indian Census Rolls'']] were taken at this agency from 1890 thru 1901. These rolls have been microfilmed by the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives] as part of their Microcopy Number M595, roll 301. Copies of these records are also available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&titleno=297519&disp=Indian+census+rolls%2C+1885%2D1940++&first=101&last=200&columns=*,0,0 microfilm number 579711]). These census rolls are also available online at Ancestry.com's subscription web site.<br>
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Revision as of 05:07, 2 December 2008

The Nez Perce Agency was established in 1861 to provide services to the Nez Perce Indians of northern Idaho. Its name was changed in 1902 to the Fort Lapwai Agency when the Superintendent of the Fort Lapwai Indian School was assigned the duties of Indian agent for the Nez Perce Tribe.

Reports of Inspection of the Field Jurisdictions of the Office of Indian Affairs, 1873-1900 have been microfilmed by the National Archives as part of Microcopy Number M1070. The reports for Nez Perce Agency are on rolls 30 and 31 of that Microcopy set. Copies are available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their microfilm roll number 1617683).

Annual Indian Census Rolls were taken at this agency from 1890 thru 1901. These rolls have been microfilmed by the National Archives as part of their Microcopy Number M595, roll 301. Copies of these records are also available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their microfilm number 579711). These census rolls are also available online at Ancestry.com's subscription web site.