Doris Duke Indian Oral History Program Archives, 1908-1995
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Brief Description:

Doris Duke Indian Oral History Program Archives (1908-95) directed by Edward M. Bruner (1924- ), professor of anthropology (1961- ), including correspondence, microfilmed and photocopied documents, news clippings, publications, field notes and diaries, photographs, maps, oral history and interview tapes, and transcriptions, relating to Native American customs, history, music, politics, and religion. Represented Native American groups include Aleuts, Arapaho, Arikara, Athapaskans, Blackfeet, Cheyenne--Northern, Cree, Crow, Eskimos--Western and Northern, Fort Mojave, Haida, Halkomelem, Havasupai, Hidatsa, Hopi, Kwakiutl, Makah, Mandan, Menominee, Narragansett, Navajo, Ojibwa, Pasamaquoddy, Salish, Shoshone, and Tlingits. The archives also contain an extensive collection of Native American music.

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Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 15/2/32
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Anthropology
Volume: 16.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 11/13/2002
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1502032.pdf
Arrangement: Alphabetical by researcher
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Anthropology :

The Board of Trustees established the Department of Anthropology in 1959, separating it from the Department of Sociology and Anthropology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.1 In 1961 the Illinois Archaeological Survey was presented to the Department of Anthropology for research.2 In August 1976 the Department of Anthropology became part of the School of Social Sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.3

1. Board of Trustees Transactions, 50th Report, May 16, 1959, p. 406.

2. Board of Trustees Transactions, 51st Report, December 19, 1961, p. 1238.

3. Board of Trustees Transactions, 58th Report, February 18, 1976, p. 523.

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Subject Index
Anthropology
Anthropology Department
Faculty Papers
Indian Affairs
Indian Affairs, Bureau of
Indians of North America -- Music
Music
Oral History
Shoshoni Indians
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]