Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc -- Nevada
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Bill no. 43, this act prohibited the sale of liquor, guns, and ammunition to Indians and provided for punishment for law breakers.
Dates: December 1, 1862
Abstract The records of the Western Shoshone Defense Project were maintained by Carrie and Mary Dann, two traditional Western Shoshone ranchers living in northeastern Nevada. The Defense Project's mission was to affirm Western Shoshone jurisdiction over Western Shoshone ancestral homelands by protecting, preserving, and restoring Shoshone rights and lands for present and future generations based on cultural and spiritual traditions. It was established in 1991 by the Western Shoshone National Council to...
Dates: 1863-2011; Majority of material found within 1930 - 2011