The collection consists of materials from Dr. Robert Griffin, a Professor Emeritus of Comparative Literature and French at
UC Riverside. Items in the collection are mostly related to Native American studies and programs on campus, including materials
documenting the establishment of the Rupert Costo Chair in American Indian Affairs and the Rupert Costo Library of the American
Indian, items documenting recruitment efforts and plans to enroll more Native American students, and records and publications
from the Native American Student Programs office and Native American Students' Association. The collection also includes materials
related to the Sherman Indian High School in Riverside.
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