Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin papers, 1934-1985.


Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin papers, 1934-1985.

Indian Claims Commission documents and research materials of anthropologist Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin, 1945-1979.

24.6 linear feet (45 boxes, 12 shoeboxes, 2 oversize boxes)


SNAC Resource ID: 7645933

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