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Native American Sources by Topic

See Native American History and Sources for a general research overview on this subject.

Personal Narratives and Sources

Useful Subject Headings:

"Indians of North America" and "Diaries"

"Indians of North America" and "Personal Narratives"

"Indians of North America" and "Sources"

Authors of Note

Widel, Mildred Mott. Archeologist and scholar of Native Americana. For bibliography, see Handbook of North American Indians, vol. 13, pt. 2. (SuDoc: SI 1.20/2: v.13/pt.2)

Blood Quantum / Tribal Membership

Article: "A Legal History of Blood Quantum in Federal Indian Law to 1935." Spruhan, Paul. From South Dakota Law Review, 51 S.D. L. Rev. 3 2006. Retrieved via HeinOnline.

Boarding Schools and Education

Bureau of Indian Affiars, Annual reports.

Course of Study for the Indian Schools (1901). (SuDoc: I 20.8: C 83)

The Indian Child Goes to School: A Study of Interracial Differences (1958). (SuDoc: I 20.2:In 2/22; Online)


Useful Subject Headings:

Indian Children -- Education

Indian Education

Indians of North America -- Education



Creation Stories / Origin Myths

Indian Reading Series: Stories and Legends of the Northwest. An NIE (National Institute of Education) funded program for the development of a community-based reading and language arts program designed especially for Indian children. (Print: ED 1.319:)

Sand Creek Massacre


Sioux/Dakota War of 1862





World Wars, Participation by Native Americans

Useful Subject Headings:

Indian Code Talkers

Indian veterans -- United States

United States -- Armed Forces -- Indians

World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Indian

World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian

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