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5 Civilized Tribes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1278
Scope and Contents Collection consists of civil documents - subpoenas and township distribution. Subpoenas regarding Thomas Allison, et al. from the Circuit Court United States, Eastern District of Oklahoma to 1. M.P. Mathis, 2. McAlister(?) Grocery Company, 3. W.A. Mitchell, 4. H.G. Malot, 5. R.L. McLendon, 6. M.G. Elder, 7. M.G. Elder. Also, allotment of land to tribal members (?), perhaps of the Seminole nation? Donated by Ernie Howard on 17 November, 2003 of Pasadena, CA.
Dates: 1909

A Cave at Promontory Point, Utah.

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1004
Dates: tbd

John James Abert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-675
Abstract This collection contains a letter from John James Abert to C.F. Mercer, written 1836 January 5; and an undated, unsigned biographic note on John James Abert.
Dates: 1836

Aboriginal Shell and Stone Work of the Southern California Coast

 Collection
Identifier: MS-773
Abstract This file contains a typed copy of a manuscript entitled "Aboriginal Shell and Stone Work of the Southern California Coast" by Eugene Robinson. Manuscript includes original ink illustrations. A note by Robinson states: Most of the sketches in this paper were drawn from specimens in the Los Angeles and Southwest Museums.
Dates: circa 1939

Affidavit of Joseph Martin

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Identifier: MS-759
Abstract This is a hand-written affadavit by Joseph Martin regarding his experiences and subsequent resignation as an instructor at the government school for Navajos in Fort Defiance, Arizona, signed and notarized October 19, 1892.
Dates: 1892 October 19

Allan Hancock Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1364
Scope and contents The Allan Hancock Collection contains a bound photo album Allan Hancock Expeditions: Children of the Sun and a book Voyages of the Velero III. Many of the Children of the Sun portrait prints are included in the Voyages of the Velero III book.
Dates: circa 1930s

American Indian Sign Language Notes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-862
Abstract This is a collection of notes made by Charles Fletcher Lummis of descriptions of hand positions and motions for words and phrases.
Dates: undated

An Approach to the Study of Prehistoric Change by Fred T. Plog

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Identifier: MS-1275
Scope and Contents This manuscript is a copy of the dissertation, "An Approach to the Study of Prehistoric Change; A Dissertation Submitted to the Faculty of the Division of the Social Sciences in Candidacy for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy" presented ot the Department of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. Typed copy - pages are warped. Dissertation presenting research conducted at the Field Museum of Natural History and its research station in Vernon, Arizona defending a rigorous and explicit...
Dates: 1969 August

Andrew Schwartz Photograph and Lobby Card Collection

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Identifier: MS-1365
Scope and contents The Andrew Schwartz Photograph and Lobby Card Collection contains photographs of American Indians from Idaho and lobby cards related to the productions Let 'er Buck and Custer's Last Fight.Most of the individuals in photographs are not identified. Photograph locations include Lapwai, Ahsahka, and Lewiston, Idaho, Horton, Kansas, and Cleveland, Ohio. Two photographs are addressed to Caleb Carter. Named individuals...
Dates: circa 1890-1925

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United States. Indian Claims Commission 3
Autry National Center 2
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Dentzel, Carl S. 2
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Grinnell, George Bird 2
Houlihan, Patrick T. 2
Ingalls, George W. 2
Jackson, Grant 2
Katchongva, Dan, Chief 2
Knox, Mertice McCrea Buck 2
Langenberger, Augustus 2
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Levi, Linda 2
Los Angeles Times 2
Maude, F. H. (Frederic Hamer) 2
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Newmark, Myer Joseph 2
Nidever, George 2
Northrop, Marie E. 2
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Stearns, Abel 2
Strobridge, Idah Meacham 2
Sutter, John Augustus 2
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Standing Rock Agency 2
Van Valkenburgh, Richard 2
Wagner, Henry Raup 2
Williamson, Ten Broeck 2
Wilson, Benjamin Davis 2
Wolfskill, William 2
Woodward, Arthur 2
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Albanas, Jose Juan 1
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Allen, J. A. 1
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Alliot, Laurena 1
Alvarado, Juan Bautista 1
American Broadcasting Company 1
American Film Institute 1
Amsden, Charles Avery 1
Anaheim Angels (Baseball team) 1
Anaia, Almazan 1
Anderson, Maymie 1
Antony, Claudius, Brother 1
Archaeological Society of Deleware 1
Arguello, Jose, Don 1
Arguello, Maria de la Concepcion Marcela 1
Atwell, Clarence 1
Atwell, Josie 1
Austin, Mary Hunter 1
Autry Museum of Western Heritage 1
Autry, Gene 1
Axe, Ruth Frey 1
Bandelier, Fanny 1
Bandelier, Frances R. 1
Banks, Della Murray. 1
Banks, Sidney 1
Barnes, George E. 1
Barrett, Ellen C. 1
Bartlett, John Russell 1
Becker, John 1
Behnke, Julius Camilus 1
Bennett, William C. 1
Bernado, Pedro 1
Bidwell, John 1
Bierce, Ambrose 1
Birdsall, Byron 1
Bishop Chamber of Commerce (Bishop, Calif.) 1
Blossom, F. A. (Frederick Augustus) 1
Blue Eyes of Lukachukai 1
Book Club of California 1
Bowron, Fletcher 1
Braecklein, Oscar 1
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