Delaware (Lenape)






Delaware Treaties

The Delaware, or Lenape, tribe of Indians, signed the first treaty with the newly-born United States of America in 1778. To date, the Lenape people, now located in Oklahoma and Canada, have multiple treaties and multiple relocations.

Source: Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties, http://digital.library.okstate.edu/kappler/index.htm , April 2003.





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