Native American Newspaper Collection, 1975-1993  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Siletz Tribal Cultural Collections
Title
Native American Newspaper Collection
Dates
1975-1993 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.22 cubic feet
Collection Number
OrSlTCC Native American
Summary
The collection contains newspapers and clippings regarding issues and events affecting Native American tribes throughout the United States from 1975-1993.
Repository
Confederated Tribes of the Siletz, Tribal Cultural Collections
402 Park Way P.O. Box 549
Siletz, OR
97380
Telephone: 541-444-2450
rkentta@ctsi.nsn.us
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
Collection materials are in English.
Sponsor
Funding for preparing this finding aid was provided through a grant rewarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains newspapers and clippings regarding issues and events affecting Native American tribes throughout the United States from 1975-1993. Collection focuses include legislation regarding museum artifacts and grave robbing, the activism and death of David Sohappy, and controversy regarding the 500th anniversary of Columbus Day. Secondary focuses include obstacles and movements towards tribal self-sufficiency, exhibits of cultural objects, and Native American religious rights.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Native American Newspaper Collection, Siletz Tribal Cultural Collections, Siletz, Oregon.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Grave robbing
  • Indian reservations
  • Indians of North America--Civil rights
  • Personal Names :
  • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
  • Ray, Bill
  • Sohappy, David
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Newspaper clippings
  • Newspapers
  • Photocopies
  • Scrapbooks