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MS 4530 Drafts of 7 proposed bills for termination of Federal Supervision over certain tribes of Indians

Creator:
United States. Congress  Search this
Extent:
1 Folder
Culture:
American Indian -- termination policy -- California  Search this
Sauk  Search this
Fox -- termination policy  Search this
Iowa  Search this
Kickapoo  Search this
Potawatomi  Search this
Salish (Flathead)  Search this
Kootenai (Kutenai)  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Klamath  Search this
Turtle Mountain Chippewa  Search this
American Indian -- termination policy -- Oregon  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1954
Scope and Contents:
Each draft consists of about 25-50 pages, processed.

Tribes concerned are as follows:

--California Indians S. 2749 H.R. 7322.

--Sac and Fox and Iowa of Kansas and Nebraska, Kickapoo and Prairie Potawatomi of Kansas S. 2743 H.R. 7318.

--Confederated Salish and Kutenai of the Flathead Reservation S. 2750 H.R.7319.

--Seminole of Florida S. 2747 H.R. 7321.

--Klamath of Oregon S. 2745 H.R. 7320.

--Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa of North Dakota, South Dakota, and Montana S. 2748 H.R. 7316.

--Indians of Western Oregon S. 2746 H.R. 7317.

The draft concernng the Seminole was printed in full as Part 8, Seminole Indians of Florida, under the general title, "Termination of Federal Supervision over Certain Tribes of Indians; Joint Hearing before the Subcommittees on Interior and Insular Affairs, Congress of the U. S., 83rd Congress, 2nd Session (Washington, 1954)." Probably the others were also printed under the same general heading. If so, the whole file can be considered expendable, to be kept only for convenience in reference. --MCB.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4530
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Federal-Indian relations -- termination policy  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4530, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4530
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4530

Proceedings of oral history meeting

Moderator:
Cowger, Thomas  Search this
Creator:
Peterson, Helen L., Dakota-Colville  Search this
Ruwell, Mary Elizabeth  Search this
Rainer, John C.  Search this
Walz, Erma  Search this
Robinson, Rose, Hopi  Search this
Bennette, Robert L.  Search this
Manning, Arthur T.  Search this
Transcriber:
Kennelly, Janet  Search this
Names:
National Congress of American Indians  Search this
Extent:
157 pages
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Oral histories (document genres)
Place:
Albuquerque (N.M.)
Date:
1993
Scope and Contents:
Interview with early leaders of NCAI. Topics included the creation of NCAI - the motivation and forces behind it, NCAI's role in combating the federal termination policies of the 1950's, the Garrison dam, the Tsongas forest, NCAI's relations with both the federal government and membership tribes
Biographical / Historical:
In 1993, NAA Director Mary Elizabeth Ruwell and Native American Program Director JoAllyn Archambault acted on the urging of Helen L. Peterson, former Excutive Director of the National Congress of American Indians to gather together early leaders of NCAI to record their memories of some of the important issues in federal-Indian relations in the 1940s, '50s and '60s.
Local Numbers:
NAA Ms 7610
Local Note:
7 tape cassettes and 1 transcript of proceedings
Topic:
Federal-Indian relations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Oral histories (document genres)
Identifier:
NAA.MS7610
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7610

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