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Indians of North America.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Other terms: American aborigines, American Indians, First Nations (North America), Culture, Indians of the United States, Indigenous peoples, Native Americans

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of "Anishinaabe News" newsletters

 Collection — Box 15-06-02
Identifier: MSS-269
Scope and Contents This collection, MSS-269, Collection of "Anishinaabe News" newsletters, consists of copies of the newsletter published by the Center for Native American Studies (CNAS) at Northern Michigan University (NMU). The collection is separated into series each of which covers one calendar year of publication.
Dates: 2005-2010

Henry R. Schoolcraft papers (microfilm) (Arch f 566 .S33 P26 1966)

 Collection
Identifier: MISC-005
Scope and contents note This collection contains microfilm copies of the Henry R. Schoolcraft papers housed at the Library of Congress. A complete finding aid is located here: http://findingaids.loc.gov/db/search/xq/searchMfer02.xq?_id=loc.mss.eadmss.ms000003&_faSection=overview&_faSubsection=did&_dmdid=. Schoolcraft was a leader of expeditions throughout the Great Lakes region; member of Michigan's legislative council; Indian agent at Sault Sainte Marie and Mackinac Island (Mich.); superintendent of...
Dates: 1782 - 1878

Judge Garfield W. Hood oral history interview

 Collection — Cassette Audio Cabinet: 2, Shelf: 9
Identifier: MSS-075
Scope and Contents Note This oral history interview with Judge Garfield W. Hood documents the history of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community tribal court and government. Judge Hood was interviewed by Debra Williams. The complete interview is available online at the Recorded in Stone web site: http://voices.nmu.edu.
Dates: 1991

Russell M. Magnaghi papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-317
Scope and Contents note This collection contains original records and manuscripts, photocopies of historical documents, project materials, news clippings, student term papers, correspondence, research notes, presentations, and publications of Dr. Russell M. Magnaghi, Northern Michigan University Professor Emeritus of History, known for his broad interest and involvement in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, ethnic groups in the U.P. (particularly Italian-Americans), and Northern Michigan University.The...
Dates: 1840 - 1998

Native American populations of the Upper Peninsula, 1929 - 1983

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials related to Native Americans and their culture in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1929 - 1983

Office of Indian Affairs (OIA) microfilm

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-301
Scope and Contents This collection documents the correspondence of the Office of Indian Affairs with the Michigan Superintendency, Arizona Superintendency, and Agents at Mackinac (MI), Sault Ste. Marie (MI), LaPointe (WI), Chippewa Agency (MN), and the Chippewa Agency of Crow Wing (MN). It also documents Ratified Treaties of 1854-1855 and the Adjutant General's Office reports on the Returns of Military Forces encamped at Ft. Brady (MI). Also included are microfilmed copies of the Indian Census Rolls from...
Dates: 1780 - 1940

Penny Olson Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Olson_Penny.pdf

Bernard C. Peters papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-308
Scope and Contents This collection, MSS-308: Bernard C. Peters papers, is arranged by subject. The series identified as Research Notes are in numerical order based on the microfilm the notes were taken from.

I. Publications II. Research Notes -- Microfilm III. Research Notes -- Douglass Houghton's 1840 Field Journal IV. Manuscripts V. Photographs VI. Correspondence VII. Maps
Dates: 1722 - 1904

Lewis Peters papers

 Collection — Box 25-04-06
Identifier: MSS-314
Scope and Contents note The collection includes scattered minutes of the Biology Department; correspondence largely relating to Peters' research on the fish tapeworm, Diphyllobothrium latum; materials regarding attempts to establish an Institute for Indian Education at Northern; materials of and relating to Luther West, a former Biology faculty member at Northern best known for his research on the housefly; and a publication written by Peters on preveterinary curricular opportunities at Northern.
Dates: 1961 - 1991

Regions and communities of the Upper Peninsula, 1891 - 2016

 File
Scope and Contents note Contains materials about specific cities, towns, and villages of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Dates: 1891 - 2016

Charles H. Varnum papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-076
Scope and Contents Note The collection is comprised of political papers and office materials created by Charles H. Varnum and office staff during his time in the Michigan House of Representatives. These papers include correspondence, reports, financial materials, questionnaires, news clippings and advertisements, photographs, plaques, indices, film reels, audio cassettes, speeches, project files, campaign materials, and publications from 1964-1988. These papers document his work as a Michigan Representative and as a...
Dates: 1964-1988; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1984

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