Finding Aid to the Bureau of Indian Affairs Agency Reports regarding Navajo and Hopi Reservation matters MS.754

Holly Rose Larson
Library and Archives at the Autry
2012 November 27
210 South Victory Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91502
rroom@theautry.org


Contributing Institution: Library and Archives at the Autry
Title: Bureau of Indian Affairs Agency Reports regarding Navajo and Hopi Reservation matters
Creator: Van Valkenburgh, Richard
Creator: United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
Identifier/Call Number: MS.754
Physical Description: 0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): circa 1940
Abstract: This is a collection of copies of Bureau of Indian Affairs correspondence and reports mostly relating to Navajo and Hopi reservation matters from 1890 to 1906. The copies were made from the archives of the Bureau of Indian Affarirs, and sent from Fort Defiance, Arizona, by courtesy of Richard Van Valkenburgh in 1940.
Language of Material: English .

Scope and Contents

This is a collection of copies of Bureau of Indian Affairs correspondence and reports mostly relating to Navajo and Hopi reservation matters from 1890 to 1906. Correspondents include Charles E. Burton, Glenn C. Lawrence, Theo. G. Lemmon, and C. E. Vandever. The copies were made from the archives of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and sent from Fort Defiance, Arizona, by courtesy of Richard Van Valkenburgh between September and December 1940.

Preferred Citation

Bureau of Indian Affairs Agency Reports regarding Navajo and Hopi Reservation matters, 1940, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry Museum of the American West, Los Angeles; MS.754.

Processing History

Processed by Library staff before 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 27, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Acquisition

Donated by Richard Van Valkenburgh, 1940 September through December.

Conditions Governing Use

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Navajo Indian Reservation
Navajo Indians
Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)
Hopi Indians
Fort Defiance (Ariz.)
Correspondence