Wheeler-Voegelin, Erminie, 1903-1988

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American anthropologist, ethnohistorian, and folklorist; founder of the American Society for Ethnohistory, editor of Ethnohistory (1954-1964), and director of the Great Lakes-Ohio Valley Research Project at Indiana University (1956-1969).

Wheeler-Voegelin's fieldwork and research during the 1930's and 1940's focused on the Ojibwa, Shawnee, and Tubatulabal Indians. At Indiana University, the research project she directed created research reports and other materials to provide "historical background for the geographical areas ceded by treaties that were the subject of litigation heard by the Indian Claims Commission."

From the description of Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin papers, 1934-1985. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 51956050

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associatedWith Baerreis, David Albert. person
associatedWith Barney, Ralph A. person
associatedWith Berthrong, Donald J. person
associatedWith Blasingham, Emily J. person
associatedWith Clark, Ramsey, 1927- person
associatedWith Dundes, Alan. person
associatedWith Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Eggan, Fred, 1906-1991. person
associatedWith Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005 person
correspondedWith Great Lakes-Ohio Valley Ethnohistorical Research Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Hallowell, A. Irving (Alfred Irving), 1892-1974. person
associatedWith Hickerson, Harold, 1923- person
associatedWith Indiana University, Bloomington. Great Lakes-Ohio Valley Research Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Jackson, Jason Baird, 1969- person
associatedWith Jones, J. A. (John Alan), 1923- person
correspondedWith Leach, Maria. person
associatedWith Libby, Dorothy R. person
associatedWith Maxwell, Thomas J. person
associatedWith Morton, Perry W. person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Phoebe Apperson Hearst Museum of Anthropology corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Indian Claims Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith University of California, Berkeley. Dept. of Anthropology corporateBody
associatedWith Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906- person
associatedWith Voegelin family family
associatedWith Wycoco-Moore, Remedios. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Indians of North America
Indians of North America
Indians of North America
Indians of North America
Manuscripts, American
Ojibwa Indians
Shawnee Indians
Shawnee Indians
Tubatulabal Indians
Tubatulabal Indians
Women ethnologists


Birth 1903-04-02

Death 1988-07-10




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