Floyd A. O'Neil papers, 1621-2014  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
O'Neil, Floyd A.
Title
Floyd A. O'Neil papers
Dates
1621-2014 (inclusive)
Quantity
63.75 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn0890
Summary
The Floyd A. O'Neil papers (1621-2014) contain documents from the American West Center, Western Folklife Center, Indian Self Rule Conference, and the Institute of the North American West. Included are oral histories, research files, and both published and unpublished documents related to O'Neil's position as a history professor at the University of Utah, co-chair of the Western Folklife Center, and director of the American West Center.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English, Spanish


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Floyd O'Neil was born on 14 July 1927, and spent his childhood in the Uintah Basin. He attended Carbon College before moving on to the University of Utah, where he was awarded a B.S. in History in 1957 and a Ph.D in History in 1973. He served as director of the American West Center from 1986 to 1996, and is currently Director Emeritus of that organization.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Floyd A. O'Neil papers (1621-2014) contain documents from the American West Center, Western Folklife Center, Indian Self Rule Conference, and the Institute of the NorthAmerican West. Included are oral histories, research files, and both published and unpublished documents related to O'Neil's position as a history professor at the University of Utah, co-chair of the Western Folklife Center, and director of the American West Center.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Floyd A. O'Neil papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Floyd A. O'Neil papers, Accn 890, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 890.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1884-1909Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Record Group 75 contains the Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Most documents in the collection concern the Pueblo.

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1910-1912Return to Top

Container(s): Box 2

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1913Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1914-1916Return to Top

Container(s): Box 4

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1917-1919Return to Top

Container(s): Box 5

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1920-1923Return to Top

Container(s): Box 6

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1924-1926Return to Top

Container(s): Box 7

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1927-1940Return to Top

Container(s): Box 8

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1941-1944Return to Top

Container(s): Box 9

National Archives, Record Group 75, 1945-1960Return to Top

Container(s): Box 10

Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75, 1891-1919Return to Top

Container(s): Box 11

Record Group 75 contains the Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75, 1920-1924Return to Top

Container(s): Box 12

Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75, 1925-1935Return to Top

Container(s): Box 13

Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75, 1937-1945Return to Top

Container(s): Box 14

Indians, 1971-1981Return to Top

Container(s): Box 15

Container(s) Description Dates
box
15
Folder
1
Native American Materials Development Center
1970s
folders
2-3
Papago Materials
1978-1981
Folder
4
"Indian Natural Resources: A Fact Book"
Draft copy.
5
Jackie T. Rice, "Jackie's Writing"
6
News Clippings
1977
folders
7-8
Maps and Map Notecards
Folder
9
Newberry Library, "Meeting Ground"
1973; 1975
10
Articles on Native Americans
1971-1975
11
Handwritten Manuscript Notes

Indian Education Workshops, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 16

Walker River Paiute, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 17

Contains manuscript drafts for Edward C. Johnson's, .

Grazing Studies, Southern UtesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 18

Festival of the American West, 1982Return to Top

Container(s): Box 19

Container(s) Description Dates
box
19
Folder
1
Organization
2
W. David Baird, "Cyrus Byington and the Presbyterian Choctaw Mission"
1982
3
Robert C. Carriker, "Joseph M. Cataldo, S. J.: Courier of Catholicism to the Nez Perce"
1982
4
Bruce Forbes, "John Jasper Methvin: Methodist Missionary to the Western Tribes"
1982
5
Clyde Milner, "Albert K. Smiley: Friend to the Friends of the Indian"
1982
6
Floyd O'Neil, "The Mormons, the Indians, and George Washington Bean"
1982
7
Martin N. Zanger, "Straight Tongue's Heathen Wards: Bishop Whipple and the Episcopal Mission to the Chippewas"
1982

Floyd O'Neil, Correspondence and Writing, 1971-1988Return to Top

Container(s): Box 20

Container(s) Description Dates
box
20
Folder
1
Correspondence
Also contains ephemera removed from books.
1971; 1984
2
"Arrell Morgan Gibson
1986
3
Introduction, Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost
1988

Wounded Knee, 1965-1992Return to Top

Container(s): Box 21

Container(s) Description Dates
box
21
Folder
1
Correspondence
1982-1990
2
Material from Stan Lyman Papers
1973-1978
3
Stan Lyman Daily Accounts
1973
4
Newspaper Accounts
1971-1988
5
Notes and Research
1965-1989
6
Daily Chronology
1973
7
Bibliographic Essay
8
Names Associated with the Crisis
9
Photographs (Photocopies)
10
"Sunday Afternoon at the Marriott"
1992

Wounded Knee, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 22

Contains manuscript drafts.

Wounded Knee, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 23

Contains manuscript drafts.

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 24

Container(s) Description Dates
box
24
folders
1-2
Vincent Mayer, "Toward a History of the Spanish-Speaking People of Utah: A Report of Research of the Mexican-American Documentation Project"
1973
3-4
Working Papers and Drafts
Folder
5
Spanish-Speaking People in Utah, Guide to the Materials

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 25

Contains manuscript drafts for , by Vincent Mayer.

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1970sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 26

Documents relating to the workbook for .

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1970-1972Return to Top

Container(s): Box 27

Container(s) Description Dates
box
27
Folder
1
Chicano Studies in California
1970s
2
Chicano Studies Institute, "Research and Scholarly Activity"
1970
3
Chicano Studies Institute, "Student Perspectives on Mexican-American Studies"
1970
4
Chicano Studies Institute, "Chicano Resource Materials"
1970
5
US Commission on Civil Rights, Ethnic Isolation of Mexican Americans in the Public Schools of the Southwest
1971
6
US Commission on Civil Rights, Mexican-American Education in Texas: A Function of Wealth
1972
7
US Commission on Civil Rights, The Excluded Student: Educational Practices Affecting Mexican Americans in the Southwest
1972
8
"Teacher's Narrative"
Undated manuscript draft.
9
Secondary Education Lesson Plan

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1939-1974Return to Top

Container(s): Box 28

Container(s) Description Dates
box
28
Folder
1
Galena Days Bingham Canyon, Utah
1939
2
Jose Lopez, "La Historia de la Sociedad Proteccion Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos"
1958
3
Community Action Program, "Northeastern Utah Economic Survey"
1966
4
Utah Department of Employment Security, "Utah Annual Farm Labor Report"
1971
5
E. Ferol Benavides, "The Saints Among the Saints"
1972
6
Nevada State Department of Education, "Know Your Nevada Indians"
1972
7
Ted P. Lovato and others, "Central City Block History"
1974
8
Student Papers
9
Greg Coronado, "Spanish-Speaking Organizations in Utah"
10
"Fifty Years with a Future"
11
"La Historia en Breve"
12
Ann Nelson, "Migrant Laborers"

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1936-1973Return to Top

Container(s): Box 29

Container(s) Description Dates
box
29
Folder
1
American G.I. Forum
1970-1973
2
Articles and Research
3
Birth Register and Baptismal Records, Cathedral of the Magdalene
4
Booklets
5
Centro Civico
6
Chronology
folders
7-9
Correspondence and Contacts
10-11
Comision Honorifia
1930s-1970s

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1921-1972Return to Top

Container(s): Box 30

Container(s) Description Dates
box
30
folders
1-2
Inter-Agency Committee on Mexican American Affairs
1960s
Folder
3
Maps
4
Migrant Workers
1960s
5
Newspaper Clippings
1940s-1970s
6
Notes
7
Occupations of Spanish Surnamed People (Polks)
1921
8
Oral History, Notes and Papers
9
Photographs (Photocopies)

Mexican-American Documentation Project, 1923-1972Return to Top

Container(s): Box 31

Container(s) Description Dates
box
31
folders
1-2
Research Files
Folder
3
Salt Lake and Los Angeles Railroad Payroll Information
1923-1945
4
Spanish Speaking Organization for Community, Integrity, and Opportunity (SOCIO)
5
Union Pacific Payroll Records, Notes
6
Utah Census Tables
1972

National Archives Record Group 211, 1942-1945Return to Top

Container(s): Box 32

Contains the records of the War Manpower Commission.

National Archives Record Group 228, 1942-1945Return to Top

Container(s): Box 33

Contains the records of the Committee on Fair Employment Practice.

Churchmen and the Western Indians, 1980sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 34

Container(s) Description Dates
box
34
folders
1-6
Drafts and Galleys
7-9
Maps and Artwork

Churchmen and the Western Indians, 1981-1988Return to Top

Container(s): Box 35

Container(s) Description Dates
box
35
Folder
1
Correspondence
1981-1985
2
Reviews
1985-1988
folders
3-4
Notes

As I Recall/Calvin L. Rampton, 1983-1988Return to Top

Container(s): Box 36

Contains manuscript drafts.

As I Recall/Calvin L. Rampton, 1980sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 37

Container(s) Description Dates
box
37
folders
1-2
Drafts
Folder
3
Pictures and Captions
4
Correspondence
1988

OversizeReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 38

Container(s) Description
box
38
Folder
1
Maps, Duck Valley and Kaibab Reservations
folders
2-3
Maps, Southern Utes
Folder
4
Utah: A Hispanic History , Galleys
5
Explorations in Hispanic History , Galleys
6
Artwork, Spanish-Speaking Peoples
folders
7-8
Transparencies
Folder
9
Maps, Zuni Lands

Institute of the NorthAmerican West, 1984-1989Return to Top

Container(s): Box 39

Container(s) Description Dates
box
39
Folder
1
Certificate of Incorporation
Documents certifying the Institute as a non-profit organization. Also includes articles of incorporation in English and Spanish.
1984
2
ByLaws
Rules and regulations concerning all aspects of the Institute.
1985
3
Minutes of Meetings
Lists of issues discussed at meetings.
1985
4
Memorandums
Documentation concerning issues of establishment, insurance, taxes, and financial assistance.
1984-1985
5
Report
Projects the Institute contributed to during the year.
1985
6
Waiver of Notice
Presented to the board of directors at a meeting.
1985
7
Tax Information
Tax forms and a copy of the "exempt organizations" handbook.
1984-1987
8
Miscellaneous
A document from the Security Pacific Bank of Washington and an annual report.
1985; 1989

Western Folklife Center, 1988-2000Return to Top

Container(s): Box 40

Container(s) Description Dates
box
40
Folder
1
Correspondence
Correspondence to Floyd A. O'Neil and other board members of the Western Folklife Center.
1988-2000
2
Motto
An outline of goals proposed by the Western Folklife Center.
1989-1990
3
Trustee Handbook
Includes yearly plans, bylaws, organizational charts, roles of board members, policies, and procedures.
1992
4
ByLaws
Includes the purpose, powers, and duties of the board of trustees, and other expectations concerning employees.
1989; 1992
5
Memorandums
Outlines of issues pertaining to specific projects put together by the Folklife Center. Also includes schedules for meetings and retreats.
1988-1995
6
Agenda
Hour by hour agendas for board of trustees meetings, executive and board development committees, board retreats, national board of advisors meetings, and Native American task force.
1989-1994

Western Folklife Center, 1986-1996Return to Top

Container(s): Box 41

Container(s) Description Dates
box
41
Folder
1
Minutes of Board Meetings
Includes schedules and topics of discussion.
1988-1993
2
Multi-Year Plans
Three year long plans that include priorities, projects, objectives, and strategies to meet the objectives.
1991-1996
3
Finances and Revenues
Financial statements, reports, and spread sheets documenting yearly expenditures.
1986-1992

Western Folklife Center, 1987-1999Return to Top

Container(s): Box 42

Container(s) Description Dates
box
42
Folder
1
Board and Advisory Members
The names and addresses of all board of trustees members, the terms of office, suggested nominees, austerity options, and outlines of the induction process.
1987-1993
2
Reports
Reports concerning projects, board members, and annual cowboy poetry gatherings.
1989-1990
3
Fundraising
Fund raising goals, a list of potential funders, and documents explaining the most effective ways to fund raise.
1992-1993
4
Task Force
Lists of the Nevada, Utah, and Native American Ranching Traditions task force.
1993
5
Projects
Outlines concerning specific projects developed by the Folklife Center. Projects include cowboy poetry gatherings, "The Family on the Ranch," choral project, and the Pioneer Hotel rehabilitation project.
1989-1993
6
Job Descriptions
Expected duties of potential employees. Folder also includes employment contracts.
1991-1992
7
Cowboy Poetry Gathering Programs
Programs include biographies of participants.
1989-1999
8
Cowboy Poetry Gathering Projected Budgets
Lists of expenses associated with annual cowboy poetry gatherings.
1987-1992
9
Shopping List
Booklets and order forms containing products from cowboy poetry gatherings.
1988-1994
10
Newsletters
Folklife conservancy and Western Folklife Center member newsletters.
1989-1995
11
Hal Cannon, The Folklife Conservancy
A paper presented at the Cultural Conservation Conference American Folklife Center, Washington DC.
12
Notes
Handwritten notes concerning the Western Folklife Center and its projects.
1990-1991
13
Oral History Association
This folder contains a program for a National Teachers' workshop, a list of registered presses, and an agenda.
1991
14
Voices WEST
Includes pamphlets from an organization presented through the Western Folklife Center; Voices Western Ensemble Singing Traditions (WEST). Folder also contains financial statements, audience analysis, and a final narrative report.
1991-1995
15
North Group
This folder contains two booklets from workshops on strategic planning, recruiting, and training boards of directors.
16
Members of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs 1923-1932, 1933-1946
Lists of Democrats and Republicans who are members of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs.
17
Miscellaneous
Folder includes the profile and purpose of the Folklife Center, information concerning board and staff relationships, problems encountered, organizational charts, goals, and an executive summary.
1988-1993
18
Cowboy Poetry Gathering Miscellaneous
Folder includes goals, preliminary schedule of events, audience and business reports, and reviews.
1989-1994

Indian Self Rule Conference, 1983Return to Top

Container(s): Box 43

Container(s) Description Dates
box
43
Folder
1
ISR Correspondence
Correspondence concerning transcripts and tapes of interviews done at the Indian Self Rule Conference.
1983-1984
2
ISR Mailing List
Names and addresses of all interested parties.
3
Sun Valley Notes and Schedules
Notes in reference to the 1983 Indian Self Rule Conference that took place in Sun Valley, Idaho.
1983
4
Keynote: "Termination"
Keynote address given on the second day of the Indian Self-Rule Conference.
1983
5
The Impacts of Termination
A two part panel discussion concerning tribes selected for termination.
1983
6
Toward Self-Determination: 1960-1976
Panel discussion concerning Indain self-determination.
1983
7
The War On Poverty
Panel discussion concerning Indian poverty.
1983
8
Activism and Red Power
Panel discussion concerning activism within the Indian community.
1983
9
Traditionalism and the Reassertion of Indianness
Panel discussion concerning organizations and programs created by Indians for Indians.
1983
10
Contracting Under PL 638
Panel discussion concerning Indian health care in relationship to Public Law 638.
1983
11
Self Determination
Beginning comments from the Indian Self-Rule conference.
1983
12
Implementing the IRA
Panel discussion concerning the implementation of the Indian Reorganization Act.
1983
13
IRA Governments
Panel discussion concerning the Indian Reorganization Act.
1983
14
Undoing the IRA
Panel discussion concerning the problems associated with the Indian Reogranization Act.
1983
15
The Indian Claims Commission
Two part panel discussion concerning Indian law and policy.
1983

Indian Self Rule Conference, 1983Return to Top

Container(s): Box 44

Container(s) Description Dates
box
44
Folder
1
IRA Panel Discussion Inventory
List of panel discussions and interviews that took place at the Indian Self Rule Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.
1983-1984
2
Relocation and Other Termination Programs and Policies
Panel discussion concerning Indian relocation and the National Congress of American Indians.
1983
3
Tribal Sovereignty
Discussion concerning the ability of Indians to completely control their own affairs regardless of intervention by outside powers.
1983
4
Indian Control of Indian Resources
Discussion lead by Gordy High Eagle concerning the control of Indian resources.
1983
5
The Trust Obligation
Discussion lead by Charles Wilkinson concerning trust between the United States and Indian tribes.
1983-1984
6
What Should Indians Want?
Panel discussion concerning advice to the President about what Indians want.
1983
7
Roger Buffalohead: The Past and the Future
Keynote speech by Roger Buffalohead concerning the Indian Relocation Acts past and future.
1983
8
The Indian New Deal
Panel discussion concerning the attempt of the United States Government in 1934 to assimilate and colonialize American Indian tribes.
1983
9
Termination
Panel discussion concerning Indian termination. Panelists include Ada Deer, R. David Edmunds, Philleo Nash, Gary Orfield, Sol Tax, and Rupert Costo as moderator.
1983
10
IRA and the Indian Culture, Religion and the Arts
Panel discussion concerning the Indian Relocation Act, Indian culture, religion, and the arts.
1983
11
John Collier, Felix Cohen and Adoption of the IRA
Panel discussion concerning John Collier, Feliz Cohen, and the controversy over the drawing up of the Wheeler-Howard bill and the Indian Reorganization Act.
1983
12
The IRA: The Past and Future
Panel discussion concerning sovereignty and the Indian Relocation Act.
1983
13
Helen M. Scheirbeck, Indian Education and the IRA
Outline of legislation concerning the Indian Relocation Act and Indian Education. Also contains a list of tribes represented at the Indian Self Rule Conference.
14
Dr. Floyd A. O'Neil, The Indian New Deal
Keynote address by Floyd A. O'Neil presented at the Indian Self Rule Conference.
1983

Papers, 1968-1998Return to Top

Container(s): Box 45

Container(s) Description Dates
box
45
Folder
1
Draft Report
Short range strategy to accomplish goals and objectives established the tribal commission for restructuring and redesigning of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
1983
2
Division of Water Resources Memorandum
Representatives of the seven Colorado River Basin states and ten Indian tribes met to discuss Colorado River water issues and Indian water issues.
1992
3
Lewis Meriam's Letters During the Survey of Indian Affaris 1926-1927
Excerpt from Arizona and the West a quarterly journal of history.
4
"Our Urban Environment"
A report to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency by the task force on environmental problems of the inner city.
1971
5
Lawrence C. Kelly, John Collier and the Pueblo Lands Board Act
Article taken from the New Mexico Historical Review.
1983
6
Roland M. Harper, Historical Notes on the Relation of Fires to Forests
Forest fire research presented at the Tall Timber Fire Ecology Conference.
7
History and Overview of Indian Forestry Program
Report done by George E. Smith the Chief Forester. Topics covered include history of forestry on Indian lands, policies, and management.
8
H.H. Biswell, Forest Fire in Perspective
Forest fire research presented at the Tall Timber Fire Ecology Conference.
9
E.V. Komarek, SR. Fire and the Ecology of Man
Paper presented at the Tall Timber Fire Ecology Conference.
10
G. Mangenot, The Effect of Man on the Plant World
Research paper detailing the evolution of the plant world and the ways in which man has effected its evolution.
11
F.R. Fosberg, The Island Ecosystem
Research paper on the ecoyststem concept from the U.S. Geological Survey.
12
Andrew P. Vayda and Roy A. Rappaport, Ecology, Cultural and Noncultural
Research paper about the traits of ecology across cultures.
13
Lawrence Clark Powell, Bookman's Progress
Selected wirtings of Lawrence Clark Powell.
1968
14
Wilcomb E. Washburn, On the Trail of the Activist Anthropologist: Response to Jorgensen and Clemmer
Research paper excerpted from the Journal of Ethnic Studies.
15
America's Blurred Vision
A review essay on the historical relationship between Indians and White America.
1983
16
G. Emlen Hall and David J. Weber, Mexican Liberals and the Pueblo Indians 1821-1829
Paper taken from the New Mexico Historical Review.
1984
17
Cheryl J. Foote, Selected Sources For the Mexican Period (1821-1848) In New Mexico
Paper taken from the New Mexico Historical Review.
1984
18
John O. Baxter, Restocking the Navajo Reservation After Bosque Redondo
Excerpt from the New Mexico Historical Review.
1983
19
Joseph G. Jorgensen, A Century of Political Economic Effects on American Indian Society, 1880-1980
Excerpt taken from The Journal of Ethnic Studies.
1978
20
David Rich Lewis, "For Life, the Resurrection, and the Life Everlasting": James J. Strang and the Strangite Mormon Polygamy, 1849-1856
Paper taken from the Wisconsin Magazine of History.
1983
21
Lawrence H. Larsen, The Urban West at the End of the Frontier
This is an essay of the sources used in Larsen's publication.
22
Gary Kimball, Park City's Chinese
Manuscript about the Park City Chinese.
1998
23
Source Materials For Comparative Studies of the Indians of the Americas
Booklet of compiled materials for the graduate training program in the history of the Indians of the Americas.

Papers, 1957-1991Return to Top

Container(s): Box 46

Container(s) Description Dates
box
46
Folder
1
Third Annual Conference on Indian Affairs
Program and proceedings from the third annual conference which was focused around the issue of Indian problems of law and order.
1957
2
Sixth Annual Conference on Indian Affairs
Program and proceedings from the sixth annual conference which was focused around the issue of Indians and State Government.
1960
3
Advanced Historiograhpy of American Indian People
This is a bibiography that lists authors, book titles, and the year of publication.
1983
4
Tribal Law and Development Policies
This is a booklet for a course given at Black Hills State College in Spearfish, North Dakota.
5
Lakota Wohilikeegnapi
These are materials from a research project done by the Oglala Sioux Culture Center.
1974
6
Tribal Law, Treaties, and Government
This is a booklet for a course given at Black Hills State College in Spearfish, North Dakota.
7
Bibliography on Rural Development in Socialist Countries
List of authors, books, and years published.
8
Superintendency Rolls and Treaties
Documents related to treaties.
9
A Zuni Sustainable Development Resource Plan
A joint proposal from Zuni Indian Tribe and the Institute of the NorthAmerican West.
1991
10
Indians of Mexico and Cental America
Booklet of compiled materials for the graduate training program in the history of the Indians of the Americas.
1976

Papers, 1962-2000Return to Top

Container(s): Box 47

Container(s) Description Dates
box
47
Folder
1
Personal Materials
This folder contains documents sent to Floyd A. O'Neil. Documents include a membership application, postcards, his business card, a letter about the Jamestown Settlement, and a program from the Museum of Western Colorado.
2
Financial Records
Receipts from business related events paid by Floyd A. O'Neil.
1991-1992
3
Invitations
Invitations sent to Floyd A. O'Neil for cowboy poetry gathering events. A program from the Ute Indian Tribe's Economic Development and Appreciation Banquet.
1987-1999
4
Maps and Travel Information
Maps and travel information from destinations visited by Floyd A. O'Neil for business.
1988-2000
5
Institute of the American West
This folder contains a brief history of the organization, committee meetings, projected budgets, and other materials related to the Institute of the American West.
1998-1999
6
Sun Valley Center
Programs from the center, a committee conference schedule, and the Western issues symposium project summary.
7
Hecho En Utah
A cultural history of Utah's Spanish-speaking communities.
1992
8
Newspaper Clippings
Articles in relationship to Indian related affairs.
1962-2000

Subjects, Center for Public Policy to Utah Westerners, 1980s-1990sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 48

Container(s) Description Dates
box
48
Folder
1
Center for Public Policy and Administration
1990s
2
Correspondence and News Clippings
1980-1992
3
Dinosaur National Monument
1980s
4
Education and Curriculum Development
1959-2003
5
Institute of the North American West
1990s
6
National Endowment for the Humanities
1980s-1990s
7
Teacher Training, Four Corners Region
1990s
8
Utah Westerners Field Trip, Fort Hall, Idaho
1998

PapersReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 49

Container(s) Description Dates
box
49
Folder
1
Robert W. Delaney, "History of the Ute Mountain Ute People"
1985
2
Pear Baker, Unpublished Butch Cassidy Manuscript
folders
3-5
E. Richard Hart, "Efficacy of the 1873 Coeur d' Alene Executive Order"
1997
Folder
4
Elmer Russo Speeches and Papers
1979-1980
5
S. Lyman Tyler, "Biographical Studies of Indian Leaders"
1976

Papers and Research GuidesReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 50

Container(s) Description Dates
box
50
Folder
1
"Utah Navajo History"
Project of the San Jaun, Utah, school district.
1977
2
Speeches and Papers, Various Authors
3
Archive Guides
4
Guide to Records in the Military Archives Division Pertaining to Indian-White Relations
5
Field Logs, Brigade Surgeon, 1st Provisional Marine Brigade
1950

Jessie Short et al. v. United States of America, 1977, 1980sReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 51

Also contains a folder of legal documents related to other tribal cases.

Utah Fuel Company StatisticsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 52

Statistics prepared for the period from the 1880s to 1916. This box also contains a folder of documents related to the employment practices of the Standard Coal Company in the 1930s with regard to ethnic workers.

ZuniReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 53

Container(s) Description Dates
box
53
Folder
1
Zuni Chronology
folders
2-4
Zuni Research, Institute of the North American West
Folder
5
Steve Boyden Interview
1993

ZuniReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 54

Container(s) Description Dates
box
54
folders
1-4
Zuni Land Research
1970s-1980s
Folder
5
Zuni Filmstrip Manuscript

Gould Advisory Board, 1992-2006Return to Top

Container(s): Box 55

Organizations and Research, 1910-1991Return to Top

Container(s): Box 56

Container(s) Description Dates
box
56
Folder
1
Scientific Conference on the Development of the Quebec Middle North
1978
2
Oral History Association Annual Meeting
1991
3
Doris Duke American Indian Oral History Project
1968
4
Institute for Teachers of Indians
1970
5
Office of Technical Assistance and Training
1980
6
National Archives
7
Indexes, Records of Nevada Superintendency, BIA, 1861-1880
1979
8
Central Reference Files, Photograph Lists
9
Congressional Documents, Mining on Indian Lands
1910-1940s

ResearchReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 57

Container(s) Description
box
57
folders
1-3
Native American Issues
Folder
4
Ute
5
Glossary of Common Zuni Terms
6
E. Richard Hart," Factors Relating to Zuni Lands, 1900-1951"
7
Gerald Lewis, "Culture and History of the Paiute Indians of California"

Research PapersReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 58

Container(s) Description Dates
box
58
folders
1-2
Andrew O. Wiget, "Telling the Past: Understanding American Indian Oral Traditions"
1977
3-5
McNickle, Young, and Buffalohead, "Captives within a Free Society: Federal Policy and the American Indian"
1977

Carbon County, Utah, 1912-1980Return to Top

Container(s): Box 59

Container(s) Description Dates
box
59
Folder
1
Floyd O'Neil Writings, Carbon County and Mining
1977-1980
2
Nancy Taniguchi, "Utah Coal Mining during the Progressive Era"
1981
folders
3-4
Carbon County Research
Folder
5
Carbon County Strike of 1933
6
Pettit Correspondence
1912-1915
7
Railroad
8
Four Corners Region Economic Study
1979

Carbon County, UtahReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 60

Container(s) Description
box
60
folders
1-3
Coal

Research, Shoshone-Bannock, Zuni, and Coeur d' Alene, 1987-1997Return to Top

Container(s): Box 61

Container(s) Description Dates
box
61
Folder
1
Hart Research, Executive Orders
2
Hart Research, Zuni Water Basin Litigation
folders
3-5
Research Files
Folder
6
American Bar Foundation<emph altrender="italic">Research Journal</emph>
1987
7
"State of Idaho's Statement of Undisputed Facts"
Folders seven through ten contain legal documents related to .
1997
8
"State of Idaho's Brief in Support of Motion for Summary Judgment"
1997
9
"Affidavit E. Richard Hart"
1997
10
"Plaintiff United States' Brief in Opposition to Defendant State of Idaho's Motion for Summary Judgment"
1997

Correspondence, 1974-1984Return to Top

Container(s): Box 62

Correspondence, 1985-1989Return to Top

Container(s): Box 63

Correspondence, 1990-1992Return to Top

Container(s): Box 64

Correspondence, 1993-1996Return to Top

Container(s): Box 65

Correspondence, 1997-1998Return to Top

Container(s): Box 66

Correspondence, 1999Return to Top

Container(s): Box 67

Correspondence, 2000-2001Return to Top

Container(s): Box 68

Correspondence, 2002-2003Return to Top

Container(s): Box 69

Correspondence, 2004Return to Top

Container(s): Box 70

Subjects, "A" to "F", 1952-1992Return to Top

Container(s): Box 71

Container(s) Description Dates
box
71
Folder
1
American National Biography
1994
folders
2-3
American West Center
1976-1992
Folder
4
Australian Aboriginals
1980-1985
5
Castlegate Mine
1924
folders
6-7
Columbus Quincentenary
1989-1992
Folder
8
Correspondence Study
1992
9
Chester E. Faris, "Pueblo Governor's Canes"
1952

Subjects, "G" to "Indian Education", 1969-2002Return to Top

Container(s): Box 72

Container(s) Description Dates
box
72
Folder
1
Jotham Goodell Letters
2
Gould Lecture
2000-2002
3
Sibusiso Gqwaru
1989
4
E. Richard Hart
Contains correspondence and a copy of Hart's "Thirtieth Annual Bastille Family Reunion."
1997-1999
5
Joe Hill
1990
6
Indian Education
1969-1973

Subjects, "Institute of the North American West" to "K", 1949-2002Return to Top

Container(s): Box 73

Container(s) Description Dates
box
73
Folder
1
Institute of the North American West
1985-1986
2
Dan Israel
1980-1992
folders
4-6
Charles Kelly
Contain Kelly's "Sand and Sagebrush" and correspondence relating to publication by the Tanner Trust Fund.
1949; 1999
6-7
Quentin France Kolb
Contain drafts of "Morning Song."

Subjects, "M" to "O", 1986-2002Return to Top

Container(s): Box 74

Container(s) Description Dates
box
74
folders
1-3
Marriott Library
Folder
4
New China Education Foundation
1986-1987
folders
5-6
Oral History Association
1990-1991

Subjects, "Oregon-California Trails Association" to "W"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 75

Container(s) Description Dates
box
75
folders
1-2
Oregon-California Trails Association
1992-1995
Folder
3
Diane G. Orr, "The Everett Ruess Project"
1988
4
D. Michael Quinn on William E. McLellin
5
Retirement
1995-1997
6
George B. Sanderson Journal
7
Students
1983-2002
8
Tanner Trust Fund
1970s-1990s
9
U. S. Forst Service
1970-1991
10
Utah Westerners
1990
11
Wounded Knee 1973
1991-1993

Correspondence, 1977-1978, 1985Return to Top

Container(s): Box 76

Chronological Files, 1960-2007Return to Top

Container(s): Box 77-78

Subjects, "Albers" to "American West Center"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 79

Container(s) Description Dates
box
79
folders
1
Pat Albers
1983-1987
2
American Indian Documentation Center Proposal
3
American Indians of Utah
1982
4-6
American West Center Employment
1970s; 1986

Subjects, "Arrowhead Area Education Center" to "California Indians"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 80

Container(s) Description Dates
box
80
folders
1
Arrowhead Area Education Center
2
Artificial Heart
3
Blue Wing Enterprises
1983-1985
4
John S. Boyden
5
Orpha Boyden
1981-1984
6
Buena Vista College
1980
7
Paul Burnham
1980
8-9
California Indians
1960s-1970s

Subjects, "California Indians" to "Claremore College"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 81

Container(s) Description Dates
box
81
folders
1
California Indians
1960s-1970s
2
Cameron University
1978
3
Canadian - U.S. Curriculum Conference
1977
4-5
Claremore College
1976-1977

Subjects, "Dixon" to "Four Tribes"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 82

Container(s) Description Dates
box
82
folders
1
Faun Dixon, Native American Property Rights
1980
2
William H. Donner Foundation
2001
3
Festschrift
2001
4
Ffipsi Water Proposal
1987
5
Fort Lewis College Honors Lecture
1967
6-7
Four Tribes NEH Files
1972-1974

Subjects, "Four Tribes" to "Gould"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 83

Container(s) Description Dates
box
83
folders
1
Four Tribes NEH Files
1972-1974
2
William R. Gould
3
William R. Gould Articles
1938-1990
4-5
William R. Gould Autobiography

Subjects, "Gould" to "History 464"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 84

Container(s) Description Dates
box
84
folders
1-2
William R. Gould Autobiography
3
Grant Proposals
1970s
4
Richard Hart, Sun Valley Center
1978
5
History 464 Course Reserve Materials

Subjects, "History Courses" to "Institute for Resource Management"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 85

Container(s) Description Dates
box
85
folders
1
History Courses
1960s
2
History of Utah
1980s
3
Ron Holt
1980s
4
Hoopa Tribe
1975-1979
5
Hupa Tribe
1980s
6-7
Institute for Resource Management
1984

Subjects, "Iowa Conference" to "Miscellaneous"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 86

Container(s) Description Dates
box
86
folders
1
Iowa Conference
1978
2
Thomas Hunt King
1980s
3
Landscape, Settlement, and Conservation in the U.S./Mexican Borderlands
4
Joseph Manzione
1980
5
Vince Mayer
1977-1978
6-7
Middle East Center
1980s
8
Millenial Star Article Index
9
Millenial Star, R. Hart Research
10
Mining
11
Miscellaneous

Subjects, "Momaday" to "National Endowment for the Humanities"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 87

Container(s) Description Dates
box
87
folders
1
N. Scott Momaday
2
Dave Moore
1970s-1980s
3
Mormon History Association
1979-1980
4
Morningside College, C.B. Clark
1970s
5-6
National Archives and Record Service (NARS)
1972-1976
7
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
1976-1979
8
NEH Grants
1971-1974

Subjects, "Native American Broadcasting" to "Papago-Ute Mountain Ute"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 88

Container(s) Description Dates
box
88
folders
1
Native American Public Broadcasting Consortium
1983
2
Nooksack Indian Tribe
1986
3
Northern Utes
4-5
Northland Pioneer College
1979-1981
6
Notebook
1964
7
Oral History Conference
8
Floyd A. O'Neil, " The Utes of Eastern Utah"
1966
9-10
Papago-Ute Mountain Ute
1978-1981

Subjects, Papago-Ute Mountain Ute, 1979-1985Return to Top

Container(s): Box 89

Subjects, "Payne" to "Standing Rock Community College"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 90

Container(s) Description Dates
box
90
folders
1
Fred E. Payne
1989
2
Periodic Literature
1969-1970
3
Presidio Film Group
1988
4
Victory Purdy
1985
5
Rocky Mountain American Indian Economic Development and Education Foundation
2002
6
San Juan Navajo Book
1981
7
School Teaching Years
1960-1961
8
The Smith Tape Letters
1972
9
Southwest Oral History Association
10-11
Standing Rock Community College
1983-1984

Subjects, "Swadesh" to "Two Tribes"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 91

Container(s) Description Dates
box
91
folders
1-2
Frances Swadesh, Southern Utes and Their Neighbors, 1877-1926
1962
3
SWRL Educational Research and Development
1970s
4
Trails Project
1990
5
Tribal History Proposals
1971
6
Leon Trotsky, coppy
7-8
Two Tribes
1970s-1980s

Subjects, "Uintah Basin History" to "Utah History"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 92

Container(s) Description Dates
box
92
folders
1
Uintah Basin History
1975
2
University of Lethbridge Library
1983
3
Unpublished Articles
1971
4-5
Utah Daily Chronicle Indexing Project
6
Utah History

Subjects, "Ute History Book" to "Utah State Board of Education"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 93

Container(s) Description Dates
box
93
folders
1
Ute History Book
1981-1982
2-5
Utah Navajo
1970s
6
Utah State Board of Education
1978-1980

Subjects, "Utah State Retirement" to "Western History Association"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 94

Container(s) Description Dates
box
94
folders
1
Utah State Retirement
1970s-1990s
2
Vitae
3
Wage and Hour Auditing
1988
4
Walker River Paiute
1970s
5
The Warpath
1968-1970
6
Western Film Festival
1985
7-8
Western History Association
1993-1994

Subjects, "Western History Association" to "Zuni"Return to Top

Container(s): Box 95

Container(s) Description Dates
box
95
folders
1-2
Western History Association Financial
1994-1995
3-4
Western Nevada Community College
1979-1981
5
Whither Western History
1985-1986
6
Wounded Knee Speech by Floyd O'Neil
1973
7
Zuni
1980-1982

Correspondence and Research Files, 1882-2006Return to Top

Container(s): Box 96

Container(s) Description Dates
box
96
Folder
1
"Tract No. 3, Opinions of Leading Statesmen of the United States on the Edmunds Law"
1882
2
"Letter from the Secretary of State", Indian Reservations
1888
3
John Taylor Wanted Poster
4
Correspondence
2005
5-6
Articles and Research Files
2005
7
Invitations
2005
8
Newsletters and Programs
2005
9
Obituaries and Memorials
2005
10
Correspondence
2006

Correspondence and Research Files, 2005-2007Return to Top

Container(s): Box 97

Container(s) Description Dates
box
97
Folder
1-2
Articles and Research Files
2006
3
Discs, O'Neil Lectures
2006
4
Invitations
2006
5
Newsletters and Programs
2006
6
Correspondence
2007

Correspondence and Research Files, 2006-2008Return to Top

Container(s): Box 98

Container(s) Description Dates
box
98
Folder
1-2
Articles and Research Files
2007
3
Newsletters, Programs and Invitations
2007
4
Correspondence
2008
5
Articles and Research Files
2008

Correspondence and Research Files, 2008-2012Return to Top

Container(s): Box 99

Container(s) Description Dates
box
99
Folder
1
Articles and Research Files
2008
2
Invitations
2008
3
Newsletters and Programs
2008
3
Articles and Research Files
2011/2012

Correspondence, 1976, 2008-2013Return to Top

Container(s): Box 100

Timpanogos Tribe v. Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife Resources and the Ute Indian Tribe, 1842-2007Return to Top

Container(s): Box 101

This box contains records of a court case between the Ute tribe and the State of Utah versus the Timpanogos Shoshones. The latter group was made up largely of terminated mixed-blood Utes. The judge found their claim to be so thin that summary judgement was given denying their claim.

Container(s) Description Dates
box
101
Folder
1
Documents
2000-2005
2
Floyd A. O'Neil and Kathryn L MacKay, " A History of the Uintah-Ouray Ute Lands"
3
Billing Materials
2002; 2004
4
Calendar of Historical Documents Demonstrating the Continual Occupation of the Utah Lake Area by the Ute Indians: 1776-1869
5
Ute Mixes Blood Termination: An Interview with Julius Murray by Norma Denver
1978
6-8
Research Materials
1842-2007
9
News Clippings
1985-2005

Trail to Kohlu/wala:wa and Hank Meshorer, 1985-1990Return to Top

Container(s): Box 102

Container(s) Description Dates
box
102
Folder
1
Correspondence
1985-1988
2
Floyd O'Neil Billing Materials
1986-1990
3
E. Richard Hart Billing Materials
1985-1989

Uintah-Ouray Ute Tribe v. Questar Gas, 1881-2010Return to Top

Container(s): Box 103

Container(s) Description Dates
box
103
Folder
1
Documents Concerning the Ute Indian Tribe and Questar
2005; 2010
2
Questar Gas Management's Expert Report
2010
3
Narrative and Case Updates
2010
4
Department of Interior and Indian Affairs Materials
1881-1948
5
Laws, Orders and Proclamations
1882-1956
6
Maps
1980-1981
7
John S. Boyden Sr., Papers
8
Newell C. Remington, " History of Gilsonite"
2006
9
General Reports
1901-1983

Uintah-Ouray Ute Tribe v. Questar Gas, 1880-2012Return to Top

Container(s): Box 104

Container(s) Description Dates
box
104
Folder
1-2
Congressional Record
1880-1906
3
Judicial History
1912-2010
4
U.S. Serial Set
1888-1905
5
News Clippings
1893-2012

Subjects, "Anti-Mormon" to "Giles", 1891-2009Return to Top

Container(s): Box 105

Container(s) Description Dates
box
105
Folder
1
Anti-Mormon Materials
1954-1974
2
Will Bagley
1998
3
Pearl Biddlecome Baker
1985-1992
4
Brochures and Announcements
1966-2009
5
Course Materials
1967-1998
6
Rose Daniels
1891-1902
7
Ephriam D. Dickson III
2005-2008
8
Douglas Fredric Giles
1989; 1996

Subjects, "Hart" to "Mutual Oil of America", 1855-2009Return to Top

Container(s): Box 106

Container(s) Description Dates
box
106
Folder
1
E. Richard Hart
2008
2
Inventory of the Smiley Papers
3
Indian Rights Association and Lake Mohonk Documents List
4
Partial List of Publications of the Indian Rights Association
5
Lake Mohonk Conference Reports
6
List of Items Donated to the Marriott Library
2007; 2009
7
June and Stan Lyman and the Poor Bear Trail
1973-2006
8
Leo Lyman, " Chief Kanosh, Utah Champion of Peace and Man of Immense Forbearance"
9
Robert Marshall
1925-1969
10
Miscellaneous
1855-2009
11
Mutual Oil of America, Montana Survey

Subjects, "News Clippings" to "Publicity", 1945-2013Return to Top

Container(s): Box 107

Container(s) Description Dates
box
107
Folder
1
News Clippings
1945; 2008-2011
2
Newsletters
2008-2009
3
The Notebooks and Letters of William E. McLellin, 1854-1880
2004
4
Floyd O'Neil, " Captain Kid"
1965
5
Pesa Namanedu Award
2013
6
Publicity Materials
1968-1980

Subjects, "Research" to "Westwood", 1956-2009Return to Top

Container(s): Box 108

Container(s) Description Dates
box
108
Folder
1
Research Materials on Utah
1985-2005
2
Robert Silbernagel
2009
3
State of Utah, Division of Indian Affairs
2002-2003
4
Utah Laws
1956-1957; 2004
5
Western History Association
2008
6
Jean Westwood

Clifton Virgil Stallings Materials, 1958-2012Return to Top

Container(s): Box 109

Container(s) Description Dates
box
109
Folder
1-2
Correspondence
1958-1959; 2003-2012
3
Biographical Materials
1966-2012
4
A Piece of Mind
Collection of poetry by Stallings.
2007

News Clippings, 1979, 1985, 2011Return to Top

Container(s): Box 110

The majority of the news clippings in this box are from the Sun Advocate.

Sun Valley Center for the Arts and Humanities Conference Posters, 1977-1978Return to Top

Container(s): Mapcase Drawer 29, Folder 1

Personal Documents, 1944-2004Return to Top

Container(s): Box 111

Container(s) Description Dates
box
111
Folder
1
Personal Correspondence
1944-2004; 2010
2
Handwritten Notes
3
Academic Records
1954-1998
4
Picture Postcards
5
Financial Documents
1972-1996
6
Emphemera

Academic Documents, 1956-1998Return to Top

Container(s): Box 112

Container(s) Description Dates
box
112
Folder
1-2
Research Documents
3-4
Thesis Papers
1956-1998
5
History Lessons and Lectures
6
Academic Events
1969-1998

Historical Correspondence, 1790-1989Return to Top

Container(s): Box 113

Container(s) Description Dates
box
113
Folder
1
US Indian Service Correspondence
1879-1889
2
Telegraphs
1878-1889
3
Albuquerque Indian School Correspondence
1883-1924
4
Southern Ute Agency Correspondence
1790-1895
5
Southern Ute Agency Correspondence
Undated
6
Department of the Interior Correspondence
1877-1881
7
Department of the Interior Correspondence
1882-1889
8
Undated Correspondence
1800s

Native American Research, 1621-1889Return to Top

Container(s): Box 114

Container(s) Description Dates
box
114
Folder
1
Undated Correspondence
1800s
2-4
Spanish Archives of New Mexico/Navaojos
1621-1821
5
Navojo Calendar and Symbolism
6
Dictionary of Southern Ute Language
7
Tohono O'odham: Lives of the Desert Pepole Text
8
Tohono O'odham: Lives of the Desert People Illustrations

Native American Tribe Reports and Projects, 1877-1985Return to Top

Container(s): Box 115

Container(s) Description Dates
box
115
Folder
1
Informational Pamphlets
2
Reports of the Secretary of the Interior
1877-1883
3
Native American Reservation Reports
1886-1889
4-5
Intermountain Power Project Report
1982
6
National Endowment for the Humanities Proposal
1985

Native American Tribe Reports and Projects, 1965-1973Return to Top

Container(s): Box 116

Container(s) Description Dates
box
116
Folder
1-2
Yeasuh Lemeah Tequekah Progress Volume 1
1973
3-4
Yeasuh Lemeah Tequekah Progress Volume 2
1973
5
Native American Tribe Reports
1965-1967

Native American Tribe Reports and Projects, 1965-1998Return to Top

Container(s): Box 117

Western Roads Research, 1880-1914Return to Top

Container(s): Box 118

Container(s) Description Dates
box
118
Folder
1
Road Reports Correspondence
1880-1912
2
Road Reports
1906-1914
3
Western Road Research

Newspaper Clippings, Periodicals, and Ephemera, 1896-1980Return to Top

Container(s): Box 119

Container(s) Description Dates
box
119
Folder
1
Legal Cases
1896-1980
2
Resumes
3
Utah Coalition of African-American Women
4
Periodicals
1972-1991
5
Obituaries and Memoriums
1959-1995
6
Newspaper Clippings
1875-1974
7
Newspaper Clippings
1962-1980

Maps and Calendars, 1982-2002Return to Top

Container(s): Box 120

Newspapers, 1969-2014Return to Top

Container(s): Box 121

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Grazing--West (U.S.)
  • Ute Indians--Maps
  • Ute reservations
  • Personal Names :
  • O'Neil, Floyd A.--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Manuscripts for publication
  • Maps
  • Oral histories