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American History: Native American Studies

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Indian & White Relations

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The American Indian and the United States: A Documentary History

Includes  Reports of the Commissioners of Indian Affairs, congressional debates, acts, ordinances and proclamations, treaties and legal decisions.

Miller Reference E93 .W27 vol 1-4

Guide to American Indian Documents in the Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1899 

Miller Reference KF8201.A1 J63

Documents of American Indian Diplomacy: Treaties, Agreements, and Conventions, 1775-1979

Miller Reference KF8202 1999 vol 1-2

Handbook of North American Indians: History of Indian-White Relations (vol.4)

Miller Reference E77.H25 vol. 4

Handbook of the American Frontier: Four Centuries of Indian-White Relationships, (5 vols)

Each volume 1-4 covers a distinct geographical region.  Vol 5 inlcudes a detailed chronology and index.

Miller Reference E76.2 H43 1987 v.1-5

 

Primary Sources

Newspapers

Indian Country Today

Current paper copy available with current newspapers

News From Indian Country

NFIC is a newspaper overseen by its readers who contribute news and information from through-out North America

Histories & Chronology

The Cambridge Histories of the Native Peoples of the Americas

Handbook of North American Indians

Multi-volume work (in progress) covering all aspects of Native American Indians' history, life, and culture

Miller Reference E98.P76 S73

Chronology of Native North American History: From Pre-Columbian Times to the Present

Miller Reference E77.C555 1994

Catalog Terms

Use these search terms:

  • "Indians of North America"
  • "Algonquin" names of tribes, languages

The Subject term INDIANS OF NORTH AMERICA can be subdivided by these terms

  • Land Tenure
  • Government Relatins
  • First Contact with Europeans
  • Folklore
  • Social Life and Customs
  • Treaties
  • Languages
  • Legal Status, Laws, etd.
  • Medicine
  • Politics and Government
  • Religion
  • Social Conditions

Statistics

American Indian and Alaska Native Populations (U.S. Census Bureau)

 

American Indian and Alaska Native Data Links (U.S. Census Bureau)

Statistical Record of Native North Americans (1995)

Miller Reference E98.P76 S73

Tiller's Guide to Indian Country: Economic Profiles of American Indian Reservations

Miller Ref 93.T55 2005

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