[Washington. 1880]. 17pp. Quarto. Gathered signatures, unstitched. Internally clean. Very good. Item #WRCAM30653
A draft printing of a most important amendment, drawn up while a number of Ute leaders were visiting Washington. Provisions generally hinge on the distribution of significant annuities in exchange for greater cooperation of the various confederated tribes with federal agents. Coke, a former governor of Texas, was deeply concerned with the development of the American West, later becoming one the leading advocates of the federal regulation of railroads. Extremely rare. Not on OCLC. DAB IV, pp.278-79.