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November 21, 1950
Central Files Decimal Number 762B.00

The Meriam Report on Indian Administration and the Survey of Conditions of the Indians in the United States.

A brief paragraph stating the current status of Native Americans still living in the U.S.

A brief paragraph stating the current status of Native Americans still living in the U.S.

Summary

This collection contains two sets of documents that helped the response to 40 years of failed Native American policies; the Meriam Report as well as the 41-part report to the U.S Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. 

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Date Range: 1928-1943
Content: 24,382 pages
Source Library: Library of Congress & US Senate Library

Description

This collection comprises two sets of documents that helped the response to 40 years of failed Native American policies. The first is the full text of the report entitled The Problem of Indian Administration, better known as the Meriam Report.  The second comprises the 41-part report to the U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs detailing the conditions of life and the effects of policies and programs enacted by the Bureau of Indian Affairs on Native Americans. Both of these collections provide unique documentary insights into many major tribes: Sioux, Navaho, Quapaw, Chickasaw, Apache, Pueblo, Ute, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Arapaho, Kickapoo, Klamath, and many others.

 

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