Glenn Leonidas Emmons Pictorial Collection 1914-1961


Glenn Leonidas Emmons Pictorial Collection, 1914-1961

Glenn Leonidas Emmons Pictorial Collection 1914-1961

This collection consist mainly of photographs documenting Glen Emmons's tenure as Bureau of Indian Affairs Commissioner.

5 boxes (23 folders and 5 albums)

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United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs (corporateBody)

The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) was formed in 1824. An agency of the federal government of the United States within the US Department of the Interior, it is responsible for the administration and management of land held in trust by the United States for Native Americans in the United States, Native American Tribes and Alaska Natives. From the guide to the Navajo Land, motion picture, undated, (J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah) A Statistics Section was organ...

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