Indian Affairs in California papers

Indian Affairs in California papers

Dates: 1950-1970

Reports, proposals, maps, letters and clippings regarding American Indian affairs in California. Includes correspondence of California senator John Harmer on governmental intervention in Indian affairs, drafts of the proposed Indian Resources Development Act and other government reports on the economic status of Native Americans in California. Materials dated approximately 1950-1970.

  • Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
  • Call Number: MSS 8512
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Indian Affairs in California papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 8512; Indian Affairs in California papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 8512, LTPSC.
Custodial History
This collection was donated by an unknown donor in 1981. It was later found in the 20th Century workroom. The collection was processed in 2014.
Acquisition Information
Found; 2014.
Subject Terms
Politics, Government, and Law; Civil Procedure and Courts; Indians of North America
Genre / Form
Letters; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Reports
Processing Information
Processed; Clarissa McIntire, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2014.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Indian Affairs in California papers
Finding Aid Author
Clarissa McIntire
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-06-03 11:18:21 -0600.
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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts