MS 3645 Manuscript on Creek, Seminole, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Osage, Delaware and Shawnee Government
Included in the report are the Cherokee system of government, the status of Cherokee loyalty, and the American Baptist mission work, including also brief references regarding the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, Seminole, Osage, Delaware and Shawnee.
MS 4867 The Yakima Indians in 1942
39 Mounted photographs
Report on "social, economic, educational, and political conditions among the Yakima Indians in the State of Washington."
MS 4219 Bill H. R. 7902, 73rd Congress, 2nd Session
Bill granted Indians living under Federal tutelage the freedom to organize for purposes of local self-government and economic enterprise, etc.
MS 4259 Printed pamphlets and Congressional Bills dealing with Indian legislation
MS 3330 The 21 precepts or moral commandments of the Ottawa and Chippewa Indians
Blackbird, Andrew J., 1810-
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
These governed them before coming into contact with the white races in their country. With note by T. Michelson.
MS 4832 Notes on the Khumbu and Pharak Regions, Solukhumbu District, Nepal
Bista, Dor Bahadur
Observations on economic development, government and politics and religion and shamanism among the Sherpa communities, made during an 8-day trip.
Conrad M. Arensberg papers
This collection contains the professional papers of Conrad M. Arensberg, anthropologist, university professor, and anthropological consultant. Included are correspondence; published and unpublished writings; research materials, including notes, correspondence, diaries, charts, drafts, interviews, research plans, reports, project proposals, and bibliographic cards; speeches; pamphlets; articles from newspapers and periodicals; course materials, including bibliographies, lecture notes, reading lists, assignments, exams, project proposals, and syllabi; curriculum vitae; date books; scholarly papers and publications of other scholars; and photographs.
MS 4528 Photostat copies of various documents and letters pertaining to legal and political activities, 1954-58, of Florida Seminole faction calling themselves "The Everglades Miccosukee Tribe of Seminole Indians"
Includes their petition to the President of the U.S. for rights and privileges, other correspondence, and a map of the Indian lands in the state of Florida.
John A. Halderman photograph collection relating to political figures and a Hermann Kretzschmer painting
5 Mounted prints (albumen)
The bulk of the collection comprises portraits of American political figures, including Ulysses S. Grant, John Russell Young, and John A. Halderman. The collection also includes a photomechanical reproduction of Hermann Kretzschmer's painting, "Patience," depicting a boy holding yarn for an old woman spinning, with two boys calling from doorway …
This accession consists of correspondence documenting the professional activities, research, and relationships of Wilton S. Dillon, Director. Dillon's topics of interest include anthropology and political science. Materials include incoming correspondence, postcards, papers, reports, newsletters, clippings and related materials.