This collection of photos and documents shows what life was like for the many children enrolled in American Indian boarding schools. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.Courtesy of the Newberry Library in Chicago in conjunction with Adam Matthew.
Also check out the Wounded Knee collection (American Radicalism) For more items visit the Special Colletions website and search Wounded Knee in the catalog search box.
Consider visiting the MSU Library Special Collections Library to discover additional materials related to Native Americans.
Note : access restricted to the MSU community and other subscribers. With more than 1000 unique titles and 1,000,000 pages dedicated to American Indian Law, this collection includes an expansive archive of treaties, federal statutes and regulations, federal case law, tribal codes, constitutions, and jurisprudence.
This library also features rare compilations edited by Felix S.
For more information, see What are Primary Sources.
To find primary sources held at the MSU Libraries, perform a in the library catalog with the terms s: Indians and s: North America and one of the following subject keyword(s) s:archives; s:archival resources; cs:orrespondence; s:diaries; s:manuscripts; s:notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.; s:personal narratives; s:personnel records; s:records and correspondence; and s:sources.For more information about the collection, visit Native American Materials in the Clarke Historical Library and .Part of the American Indian Movement collection (American Radicalism) For more items visit the Special Colletions website and search American Indian Movement in the catalog search box.FBI files provide detailed information on the evolution of AIM as an organization of social protest.These files cover 1969 to 1979, a period that witnessed AIM’s rise to national prominence and its subsequent demiseas a politically and culturally viable force.Cohen that have never before been accessible online.