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Published in Library Collections, Acquisitions, & Technical Services 35 (2011), pp. 29–31; doi: 10.1016/j.lcats.2010.12.006 Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Ltd. Used by permission.


The creation of nine treaties between the Confederate States of America (CSA) and the tribes residing in Indian Territory in 1861 formed a significant historical perspective to the understanding of the relationships between governments and indigenous peoples of the United States. This research note describes a Web page – “So Long as Grass Shall Grow and Water Run: The Treaties Formed By the Confederate States of America and the Tribes in Indian Territory, 1861” – that provides access to paired CSA Statutes at Large page images and their text for each of these instruments.

The described site’s URL is