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Mildred E. Van Every papers, 1917-1993.
BANC MSS 99/142 c oversize folder 1; BANC MSS 99/142 c Box 1; BANC MSS 99/142 c Box 2; BANC MSS 99/142 c; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Mildred E. Van Every papers, 1917-1993

Creator/Contributor:

Van Every, Mildred E., 1896-1994, creator

Abstract:

Collection contains correspondence (box 1), day books (box 1-2), an oral history interview and photographs (box 2) which document Van Every's career as a social worker working with California Indians.

Date:

1927 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Van Every, Mildred E -- 1896-1994 -- Archives
Indians of North America -- California
Social workers -- California

Note:

COLLECTION STORED IN PART OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Mildred E. Van Every papers, BANC MSS 99/142 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift; of Marian Yamashita; in 1996.
In English.
Mildred Emmert Van Every was born in Hastings, Nebraska on May 8, 1896. She graduated from Hastings College in 1917 and later studied in New York and at the University of California, Berkeley with Alfred L. Kroeber. She worked for the Y.W.C.A. in Nebraska, Nevada, and Panama from 1917 to 1933. The following year, she began a long career with the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs in California, Arizona, and New Mexico. After she retired in 1958 she did volunteer work for the California League for American Indians and the American Friends Service Committee. Mildred Van Every died in Oakland on April 20, 1994.
Gift; of Marian Yamashita; in 1996.

Type:

Diaries.
Oral histories.
Photographs.

Physical Description:

print
2 boxes, 1 oversize folder (.8 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/142 c oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 99/142 c Box 1
BANC MSS 99/142 c Box 2
BANC MSS 99/142 c
BANC MSS 99/142 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED IN PART OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.