Hank Adams Papers
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Hank Adams, a Assinboine-Sioux Indian, 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).
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.
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- Trail of Broken Treaties.
- United States
- Survival of American Indians Association
- National congress of American Indians
- National Indian Youth Council
- Civil rights workers -- United States -- 20th century
- Fishery law and legislation -- Washington (State) -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- Civil rights -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- Claims -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- Fishing -- Law and legislation -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1934-
- Indians of North America -- Treaties -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- Washington (State) -- Fishing -- Law and legislation -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- Youth -- 20th century
- Indians, Treatment of -- United States -- 20th century
- Public Policy Papers
- Finding Aid Date
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
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.
Contains form letters, correspondence, legal documents, and newspaper articles.Physical Description
Includes bulletins from Indian organizations, form letters, materials on fishing rights and the Trial of Broken Treaties, etc.Physical Description
Includes correspondence, military materials, law codes, newspaper articles, affidavits, and form letters.Physical Description