University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Indian Claims Commission Photograph, 1947



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Indian Claims Commission
Title Indian Claims Commission Photograph, 1947
Extent 1 photograph.
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Creator Sketch

The Indian Claims Commission was established in 1946 by the U.S. Congress as a way to hear and process claims by Native Americans against the United States. The Commission was disbanded in 1978.


Scope and Contents

One 8x10 inch black and white photograph depicts the swearing in of the Indian Claims Commission on April 10, 1947.


Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Subjects

Butler, Hugh Alfred, 1878-1954—Photographs
Connally, Thomas Terry, 1877-1963—Photographs.
Holt, Rush Dew, 1905-1955—Photographs.
O'Mahoney, Joseph Christopher, 1884-1962—Photographs.
Stigler, William Grady, 1891-1952—Photographs.
United States. Indian Claims Commission.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Indian Claims Commission Photograph, 1947, the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory

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3Y44 Photograph: Indian Claims Commission swearing in, April 10, 1947