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Research Guides

Treaties and Laws

To find Native American constitutions and by-laws or corporate charters, check SuDoc number I 20.9/2 in the Government Publications stacks (location gvsus).

Tribal Recognition, Reservations, Maps

Indian Claims Commission Decisions


The resources below are a mix of electronic, print and microfiche and include the cases themselves, expert testimony and indexes.

Note: the 370 original petitions filed with the Indian Claims Commission were separated into 611 different claims.  Each of these were given a docket number.

Additional Resources

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Duwamish ca. 1904

Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

Indian Affairs Document Library

Indigenous Peoples Worldwide

Native American Census Data

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