Contents and Arrangement

Congressional Hearings, 1970

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Documents, statements and correspondence regarding S. 750, H.R. 471.


The materials in this series have been maintained in the order in which they were transferred to the Mudd Library.

Collection History


No information about appraisal is available for this collection.

Processing Information

This collection is an amalgamation of four smaller unprocessed collections all pertaining to the Taos Blue Lake land dispute. There was no further processing of the material after their transfer to Mudd Library. The contents list was created in Archivists' Toolkit and provides a preliminary inventory.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, any copyright vested in the donor has passed to Princeton University and researchers are free to move forward with use of materials without anything further from Mudd Library. For materials not created by the donor, where the copyright is not held by the University, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. In these instances, researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use. If you have a question about who owns the copyright for an item, you may request clarification by contacting us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Congressional Hearings; Taos Blue Lake Collection, MC106, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Related Materials

Readers should be aware of other Princeton collections pertaining to the Blue Lake case, including the Association on American Indian Affairs Archive, which in turn includes the Oliver LaFarge Papers, Hildegarde B. Forbes Papers, and the Alden Stevens Papers.See also -- "The Return of Blue Lake to the Taos Pueblo" by William F. Deverell in the Princeton University Library Chronicle, Vol. XLIX, no. 1, Autumn 1987.

Association on American Indian Affairs
United States. Indian Claims Commission
Taos Pueblo Council