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Frank Quinn collection
D-091  
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Description
Taped interviews with northwestern Californian Native Americans concerning govenment programs and the treatment of Native Americans, as well as some stories and songs reflecting various Native American cultures. Currently available on CD-Rom.
Background
Quinn was a wealthy Berkeley businessman and involved with the American Friends Service Committee group working to help local Native Americans. Between the late 1940’s and the early 1960’s, he toured northwestern California and taped the music of the Hupa, Karuk, and Yurok tribes, among others.
Extent
3.2 linear feet
Restrictions
All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
collection is open for research.