Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
Letters sent by the Office of Indian Affairs, Pima and Maricopa Agency
The Office of Indian Affairs, now called the Bureau of Indian Affairs, was first established in 1824 as part of the War Department. In 1849 it was transferred to the Department of the Interior. The Pima Agency was established in Arizona in 1859, and ...
mnboyer - 2021-09-03 11:53
Arizona Commission of Indian Affairs Records
Established in 1953 by the Arizona Legislature, the Arizona Commission of Indian Affairs had as its original mission to study the condition of American Indian residing in the state. Comprised of 15 members, the Commission includes 7 Indian and 2 non ...
trentp - 2023-03-07 15:24