This database includes the official history of every American territory before it became an American state. Records include primary source documents such as official correspondence with Washington, Native American negotiations and treaties, military records, judicial proceedings, population data, financial statistics, land records, newspaper clippings, and more. The four series of records are largely from the official records of the Departments of State and the Interior.

Materials Indexed: Census Data, Correspondence, Government Documents, Letters, Newspaper Articles, Primary Sources, Reports Database Type: Archival Collections, Full Text Collection Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: American Indian Studies, California History, Economics, Environmental Science and Management, Environmental Studies, Government, History (U.S.), Native American Studies, Political Science Broad Category: Government Information, Multidisciplinary, Reference, Social Sciences