Contents and Arrangement

Indian Affairs, circa 1958-1978

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of copies of court documents, correspondence, and clippings of Adams, an Assinboine-Sioux Indian, who worked for the National Indian Youth Council and the National Congress of American Indians, and as national director (1968- ) of the Survival of American Indians Association (SAIA). The papers relate to Adams' activities concerning the issue of Indian fishing rights, especially in Washington state, and other Indian causes, and his participation in the Trail of Broken Treaties caravan (1972) and the occupation at Wounded Knee (S.D.) in 1973.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No information about appraisal of this collection is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and 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, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from the Mudd Library to move forward with their use.

Credit this material:

Indian Affairs; Hank Adams Papers, WC031, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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