Stewart, Omer Call, 1908-1991
- Existence: 1908-1991
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Volume 11 of the Smithsonian's Handbook of North American Indians, focused on Indians of the Great Basin region of the American west, and included cultural, historical, prehistorical, and technological information about the Paiute, Washo, Shoshoni, Ute, and Bannock Indians. Editorial files include correspondence between editors and authors, meeting reports, planning committee materials, general business records, draft chapters, and final essays. Material between 1970-1985.
Abstract Given to the Special Collections Department by Dr. Stewart, this material relates to Pitt River Indians of California. The contents, which ranges from 1939-1980, includes U.S. government documents pertaining to the Pitt River Indians, including treaties, presidential messages, Congressional reports and messages, and reports of the Commissioners of Indian Affairs, newspaper and journal articles, and map.