Index to the Cherokee Freedmen Enrollment Cards of the Dawes Commission, 1901-1906


An essential key to the Dawes Commission enrollment cards, established to assess the claims of former slaves who sought to prove their Cherokee citizenship. These cards record the names of each household member and their ages, sex and relationship to the head of the family; info often includes births, deaths, marriages and names of parents.


Jo Ann Curls Page

(1996), 2006, 5½x8½, paper, alphabetical, 216 pp.

ISBN: 9780788404955