Letter to Senator John Melcher from Thomas Tureen (NARF Attorney for the Passamaquoddy Tribe and the Penobscot Nation), explaining to Senator John Melcher some of the background on where the concept of tribes being treated as municipalities came from (09/06/1980)

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Letter to Senator John Melcher from Thomas Tureen (NARF Attorney for the Passamaquoddy Tribe and the Penobscot Nation), explaining to Senator John Melcher some of the background on where the concept of tribes being treated as municipalities came from (09/06/1980)

Subject

Indians of North America--Maine--Land tenure
Indians of North America--Maine--Claims
Indians of North America--Legal Status, Laws, etc.
Indians of North America--Government Relations
Indians of North America--Politics and Government

Source

National Congress of American Indians Records

National Congress of American Indians records, Box 531, Misc. Rec. of S. Harjo, Eastern Land Claims, Folder Titled “[Maine Indian Land Claims - General, II]”; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution

Date

9/6/1980

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Language

English

Type

Text
Documents

Identifier

NMAI018

Files

NMAI018.pdf

Citation

“Letter to Senator John Melcher from Thomas Tureen (NARF Attorney for the Passamaquoddy Tribe and the Penobscot Nation), explaining to Senator John Melcher some of the background on where the concept of tribes being treated as municipalities came from (09/06/1980),” The Drafting and Enactment of the Maine Indian Claims Settlement Act: April - October 1980, accessed January 22, 2019, https://maineindianclaims.omeka.net/items/show/42.

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