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    • Records of the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia. Vol. II. 1886-88.

    • 1889
    • Abenaki Indians -- Missions; Indians of North America -- Missions; Missionaries -- United States; Missionaries -- United States -- Biography; Catholic Church -- United States -- History; Catholic Church -- United States -- History -- Revolution,...
    • Item containing biographical and historical articles, genealogies, church records, etc., relative to the Catholic Church in the United States.
    • Here's the answer

    • 1959
    • Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation of Montana; Museum of the Plains Indian and Crafts Center (U.S.)
    • Answers to questions most commonly asked by visitors to the Museum of the Plains Indian.
    • Environmental impact study on coal development, Crow Indian Reservation

    • 1978
    • Coal reserves; Coal mines and mining; Crow Indians -- Social conditions
    • This study of coal impact is designed to provide information to Crow Tribal leaders and other decision makers relative to principal environmental concerns or impacts resulting from various levels of coal development on the Crow Reservation and its...
    • Cultural and economic status of the Crow people, Crow Reservation, Montana

    • 1955
    • Crow Indians -- Economic conditions; Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.)
    • This report is part of a comprehensive study of the physical and human resources of the Crow Indians. It is based largely on a family survey of the entire resident population by personal interview conducted during the fall of 1952, supplemented by...
    • The laws and treaties affecting the Crow Indians

    • 1947
    • Crow Indians -- Legal status, laws, etc.; Crow Indians -- Government relations; Crow Indians -- Land tenure
    • Describes the treaties entered into between the Crow Tribe and the United States of America.
    • Descriptive guide to coal development on the Crow Reservation

    • 1979
    • Crow Indians; Coal mines and mining; Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.)
    • This descriptive guide is designed to provide technical information to the Crow Tribe regarding the possible development of their coal resource. It is a summation of the probable impacts of coal development at three different assumed levels of...
    • Social and economic study of the Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Montana.

    • 1951-02-28
    • Economic conditions; Social life and customs; Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Aberdeen Area Office; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Billings Area Office.
    • In the fall of 1950 a survey was undertaken to determine the economic status and level of living of the Northern Cheyenne Indians as a basis for formulating a long-range social and economic program for the reservation. This report includes...
    • The Blackfeet Reservation area--its resources and development potential

    • 1972
    • Economic development; Human capital; Mines and mineral resources; Industrialization; Recreation industry; Agriculture
    • This report is an effort to pull together data indicating the extent of the resources of the Blackfeet Reservation and surrounding area. The study area includes Glacier, Pondera, and Toole Counties. This area is primarily agricultural and has very...
    • Enterprise analysis : a tool for evaluation of operating enterprises

    • [1978]
    • Indian business enterprises -- Finance; Indian business enterprises; Indians of North America -- Industries
    • 'This publication is designed to provide a procedure for analyzing the existing enterprise, with emphasis on identifying factors of significant influence in areas of weakness.' -- p. i
    • Social heritage of the Indian girl.

    • 1928
    • Indian girls - Education; Indian girls -Psychology; Indian women - Social life and customs; Indians of North America -- Social life and customs; Indians of North America - Social conditions; Indians of North America - Religion; Indians of North...
    • Understanding the American Indian girl of today (1928) is dependent upon an appreciation of two influences in her life: the influence of the earlier life of her race, or her social heritage, and the influence of school life. This article focuses on...
    • Vacationing with Indians – a guide to campgrounds and tourist attractions on Indian Reservations.

    • [1965]
    • Indian reservations - Directories; Indian reservations - Guidebooks; Camp sites, facilities, etc. - Directories; Indians of North America; Tourism; Recreation areas.
    • American Indians today [1965] are bidding actively for a slice of the Nation’s ever growing tourism industry. The country’s earliest residents now welcome visitors to their reservations in increasing numbers, to fish, hunt, and camp outdoors,...
    • The American Indian: a history of the Administration of Indian Affairs.

    • 1952-06-01
    • Indians of North America – History; Indians of North America – Government relations; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Billings Area Office.
    • This report is issued as part of the program of the Department of the Interior for development of the Missouri River Basin. The brief chapters are titled: First settlers in a new continent - European discovery of the New World - Colonial policy...
    • Timber survey. Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation, Montana

    • 1956-06
    • Indians of North America - Montana; Indian reservations -- Montana; Cheyenne Indians -- Montana; Forests and forestry -- Montana; Forests and forestry -- Measurement; Forests and forestry -- Valuation -- Montana; Ponderosa pine -- Montana; Natural...
    • A report issued as part of the program of the Department of the Interior for the development of the Missouri River Basin. This survey was made to determine the area of timber and the volume of commercial timber and timber products on the Northern...
    • Alternatives to the use and apportionment of Indian owned range resources

    • 1977
    • Indians of North America -- Agriculture; Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Grazing; Cattle -- Economic aspects
    • A study of the alternatives to the present use and apportionment of Indian-owned range resources was conducted. The study was suggested as Phase II of an Area Grazing Resource Administration and Management Study. Phase I, completed in April 1977,...
    • Books about the Plains Indians

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Montana -- Books and reading
    • A short bibliography of books about American Indians in general, Indians of the Plains, the Blackfeet, and the prehistory of North America.
    • Books and articles on the Blackfoot Indians

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Montana -- Books and reading; Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation of Montana -- Books and...
    • Bibliography of books and articles about the Blackfoot (Blackfeet) Indians of the Great Plains region of North America.
    • Economic opportunities for Indians

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Economic conditions
    • The paper, reprinted from the July 1959 Proceedings of the Western Farm Economics Association, discusses some aspects of Indian culture which affect responses of Indians to economic opportunities and some opportunities presently available to...
    • The Fort Belknap Reservation area -- its resources and development potential

    • 1972
    • Indians of North America -- Economic conditions
    • The portion of north-central Montana in which the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation lies has numerous resources, some of which have scarcely been exploited much less fully developed. New and advancing technology promises some changes for more...
    • Anticipated socio-economic impacts of coal development on Indians of the northern Great Plains

    • 1974
    • Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Crow Indians -- Economic conditions; Coal mines and mining; Indians of North America -- Social conditions; Crow Indians -- Social conditions
    • This report was initially prepared to place special emphasis on the relative importance of the Indian land and people resources in the Northern Great Plains and to show some of the impacts on these Indian resources associated with coal development....
    • The Fort Peck Reservation area : its resources and development potential

    • 1970
    • Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Irrigation; Fort Peck Irrigation Project (U.S.)
    • By utilizing resource inventories and historical resource use trends, this study analyzes development alternatives that may influence future development of the Fort Peck Reservation area. This study is intended to be a useful tool in designing and...
    • How well are Indian children educated?

    • 1978
    • Indians of North America -- Education
    • This report provides a summary of results of a three-year program testing the achievement of Indian children in federal, public, and mission schools. The two main purposes of the Indian Service-Wide Testing Project were (1) to examine the progress...
    • Indians of Montana and Wyoming, Billings area

    • 1957
    • Indians of North America -- Government relations; Indian reservations
    • This report is provides a general summary of the American Indian and his / her relationship with the federal government, a resume of reservation programs, a brief sketch of the history and administration of each reservation in Montana and Wyoming,...
    • The Indians and the Pick-Sloan plan

    • 1948
    • Indians of North America -- Government relations; Missouri River Basin Project (U.S.)
    • This publication sets out in general terms the extent to which Indians and their reservation lands are involved in the vast resource program in the Missouri River basin know as the Pick-Sloan Plan. It provides a comprehensive statement of the...
    • Indian Owned Range Resources : their use and apportionment

    • 1977
    • Indians of North America -- Land tenure; Grazing
    • One of the trust responsibilities traditionally charged to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) is to establish, implement and enforce procedures to protect tribal and individually owned Indian lands and to ensure land owners receive a fair and...
    • Function and accomplishments of Missouri River Basin Investigations Project

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Missouri River Valley; Missouri River Basin Investigations Project; Reservoirs -- North Dakota; Reservoirs -- South Dakota; Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Indians of North America -- North Dakota --...
    • A reprint of the MRBI contribution to a report entitled, 'Missouri River Basin Project, Effects of Resource Development' prepared by Bureau of Reclamation and Cooperative Agencies, Department of Interior, March 1959, and a copy of a Unit Citation...
    • Records of the American Catholic Historical Society of Philadelphia. Vol. III. 1888-91.

    • 1891
    • Indians of North America -- Montana -- Missions; Salish Indians -- Montana -- History; Catholic Church -- United States -- History; Catholic Church -- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783; Catholic Church -- Societies, etc. -- History;...
    • Item containing biographical and historical articles, genealogies, church records, etc., relative to the Catholic Church in the United States.
    • Population characteristics, living conditions and income of Indian families, Rocky Boy's...

    • 1962-05
    • Indians of North America -- Montana; Indian reservations -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- Montana; Cree Indians -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Economic conditions ; Indians of North America -- Social conditions;...
    • A survey conducted to obtain data concerning the present socio-economic status, characteristics, and capabilities of the residents of the Rocky Boy's Reservation, and to ascertain ways in which the existing dependency of the people might be...
    • American Indian tribes of Montana and Wyoming

    • 1978-10
    • Indians of North America -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Wyoming; Indian reservations -- Montana; Indian reservations -- Wyoming; Indian allotments; Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Land tenure...
    • This booklet provides information regarding the Native American tribes of Montana and Wyoming, chronicling significant changes in public policy with respect to the tribes, changes in population, and in economic and social conditions on reservations.
    • Life on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation today

    • 194-
    • Indians of North America -- Social life and customs
    • Provides a brief description of the population, language, livelihood, food, dress, housing, education, social life, health, religion, citizenship, and government of the Blackfeet Indians
    • Statistics of Indian tribes, Indian agencies, and Indian schools of every character

    • 1899
    • Indians of North America--Statistics; Indians of North America--Education
    • This document provides statistics for Indian tribes, agencies and schools. Information provided includes area of land (allotted, unallotted, and reserved), location, nearby railroad stations and military posts, post office addresses, and...
    • The Montana-Wyoming Indian

    • 1968
    • Indians of North America; Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.); Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.); Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Mont.); Northern Cheyenne Indian...
    • Booklet written to show how contemporary Indians in Montana and Wyoming were living in the 1960s.
    • The Montana-Wyoming Indian

    • 1965
    • Indians of North America; Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.); Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.); Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Mont.); Northern Cheyenne Indian...
    • Booklet written to show how contemporary Indians in Montana and Wyoming were living in the 1960s.
    • Bear ceremonialism of the Kutenai Indians

    • 1966
    • Indians of North America; Kootenai Indians; Kootenai Indians -- Religion; Bears -- Religious aspects; Grizzly Bear -- Religious aspects; Black bear -- Religious aspects; Bear dance; Sun dance; Bears -- Utilization; Bears -- Mythology; Bears --...
    • This paper attempts to clarify the place of the bear in the religious practices of the Kootenai Indians by comparing interviews with tribe members and written accounts. Also compares Kootenai bear ceremonialism with that of other tribes in the...
    • Indians of Montana, Wyoming

    • 1966
    • Indians Reservations; Indians of North America -- History; Indians of North America -- Social life and customs; Algonquian Indians; Piegan Indians; Crow Indians; Salish Indians; Kootenai Indians; Gros Ventre Indians (Montana); Assiniboine Indians;...
    • Presents a very short history of the Indians of Montana and Wyoming and the history of their reservations.
    • Place of irrigation in the economy of the Fort Peck Reservation.

    • 1949
    • Irrigation; Economy; Agriculture--Economic aspects.
    • Report No. 77 details the history and status of irrigation on the reservation; the agricultural and livestock economy of the reservation; the Missouri-Souris Project, Montana Division; the effects of the irrigation project on resrvation economy;...
    • Potential irrigation development, Missouri River Basin reservations

    • 1967
    • Irrigation; Indians of North America -- Agriculture
    • This report presents data, analyses, projections, and estimates relative to present and possible future irrigation developments on Indian Reservations in the Missouri Basin. Projections of potential future irrigation are intended mainly to...
    • Plan for completion of the Fort Belknap irrigation project

    • 1968
    • Irrigation; Water-supply
    • This report was submitted as a basis for securing Congressional appropriation of funds to complete the Milk River and Three Mile Units of the Fort Belknap Irrigation Project in Montana. It provides information about the location, physical...
    • Le Blanc and La Gasse : Predecessors of David Thompson in the Columbian Plateau

    • 1966
    • Kootenai Indians; Piegan Indians; Indians of North America; Fur trade -- History; Whites -- Relations with Indians -- 19th century; Saleesh House (Mont.); Rocky Mountain House (Alta.); Thompson, David, 1770-1857
    • This paper attempts to piece together the story of two French-Canadian fur trappers, Le Blanc and Le Gasse, who were sent by explorer and trapper David Thompson to spend a winter with the Kutenai (i.e., Kootenai) Indians in 1800-1801.
    • Meriwether Lewis in Blackfeet country

    • 1964
    • Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809; Lewis and Clark Expedition (1804-1806)
    • Presents an account of the route of Meriwether Lewis’ travels through what is now the Blackfeet Reservation in July, 1806. The report attempts to locate the site where Lewis’ party encountered eight Piegan, during which time two Indians were...
    • Frank Bird Linderman, 1869-1938.

    • 1962
    • Linderman, Frank Bird, 1869-1938.
    • This leaflet describes the life and times of Frank Bird Linderman, his contributions and accomplishments. It focuses on his writings and their valuable ethnological content. Contains a bibliography of Linderman's books. Prepared for distribution in...
    • Archaeological Survey Program of the Museum of the Plains Indian

    • 1959
    • Museum of the Plains Indian and Crafts Center (U.S.); River Basin Surveys; Excavations (Archaeology); Archaeological sites; Montana -- Antiquities
    • A leaflet prepared by the Museum of the Plains Indian to enable amateur archaeologists and serious collectors to cooperate with the Museum and its sister institutions in their attempt to rediscover the ancient Northern Plains.
    • Indian land ownership within the Lower Marias Unit

    • 1948
    • Ojibwa Indians -- Land tenure; Cree Indians -- Land tenure; Indians of North America -- Land tenure
    • The Lower Marias Irrigation Unit, to be constructed by the Bureau of Reclamation, includes some of the Indian lands known as the Turtle Mountain Public Domain Allotments and a portion of the Rocky Boy's Reservations. These lands are now under the...
    • The starvation winter of the Piegan Indians, 1883-84.

    •  
    • Piegan Indians – History; Indians of North America – History; Blackfeet Indian Reservation
    • During the winter months of 1883-1884, nearly 600 Piegans, a quarter of the tribe, died of starvation. The starvation was directly caused by the extermination of the buffalo. Leaflet no. 7 explains how the significant change in a traditional food...
    • Peyotism and the Blackfeet Indians of Montana: an historical assessment

    • 1961
    • Piegan Indians; Piegan Indians -- Religion; Peyotism; Peyote -- Religious aspects; Indians of North America; Indians of North America -- Religion; Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.)
    • This paper discusses evidence for and against the various, sometimes contradictory, statements regarding the religious use of peyote among Piegan Indians on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana.
    • Ranch management, Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation, Montana

    • 1969
    • Ranches; Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Cheyenne Indians -- Economic conditions
    • This study compares Indian livestock ranch organization and operations on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation with non-Indian ranch organizations and operations in adjoining and nearby counties. Costs and returns are compared to assess the equity of...
    • Crow cattle ranching operations, Crow Indian Reservation, Montana

    • 1968
    • Ranches; Indians of North America -- Economic conditions; Crow Indians -- Economic conditions
    • This report describes an economic analysis of 50 cattle ranching operations on the Crow Indian Reservation in south-central Montana in the year 1964. In an effort to measure the relative economic success of these Crow cattle ranches, the net ranch...
    • The Montana-Wyoming Indian

    • 1958
    • Reservation (Mont.); Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Mont.); Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation (Mont.); Rocky Boy's Reservation (Mont.); Wind River Indian Reservation (Wyo.)
    • Booklet seeks to provide information about American Indians living in Montana and Wyoming, including a brief summary of their relationship with the Federal Government, the reservation structure, and some data regarding population, land ownership,...
    • Fort Belknap sawmill study

    • 1979
    • Sawmills
    • For many years, the forest on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation has been considered only marginal in value. Tribal members want to know if anything has changed. This study is, in part, a synopsis of information compiled by Professor Leo Cummins...
    • Current trends in the Wind River Shoshone Sun Dance

    • 1953
    • Shoshoni Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; America -- Antiquities; Ethnology; Indians of North America -- Dances.
    • The purposes of this study of the Wind River Shoshone Sun Dance are to broaden existing knowledge of the past and present forms of the ceremony, to trace its history, and to outline the social and psychological factors affecting the development of...
    • The Blackfeet Reservation, its land and people

    • 1977
    • Siksika Indians -- Economic conditions
    • The primary purpose of this report is to provide an inventory of human and material resources for availability to tribal government, tribal planners and tribal members for use in implementing the expanded roles in self-determination that...
    • The bison drive of the Blackfeet Indians.

    • 1962
    • Siksika Indians -- Hunting; Buffalo jump; Indians of North America -- Hunting; American bison; American bison hunting; Montana -- History; Buffalo meat; Indians -- Food; Indians -- Social life and customs.
    • Describes the Blackfeet Indians' rites and practices surrounding their bison drives, the communal nature of these drives and the role of the runner.
    • Wakinyan : contemporary Teton Dakota religion

    • 1963
    • Teton Indians -- Religion; Oglala Indians -- Religion; Brule Indians -- Religion; Indians of North America -- Religion; Sun dance; Vision quests; Peyotism
    • This monograph presents material on the modern religious concepts and practices of the Teton division of the Sioux or Dakota Indians. Religious concepts of the Teton Dakota Indians of South Dakota are basically unchanged, and pre-reservation...
    • Brief on behalf of Rocky Mountain Power Company

    • 1929
    • United States. Federal Water Power Act; Electric power
    • Document pertaining to the matter of the applications of the Rocky Mountain Power Company and Walter H. Wheeler to develop power on Flathead Lake and Flathead River, Montana.
    • Dakota winter counts as a source of Plains history

    • 1960
    • Picture-writing, Indian; Ethnology; Dakota Indians -- History -- Sources; Indians of North America -- Writing; America -- Antiquities.
    • Contents: Introduction -- The winter counts -- Names and authorship -- Counts used for comparison -- Description of the counts -- Literature cited -- Phonetic table.
    • Letters received by the office of Indian Affairs 1824-81. Roll 489. Montana Superintendency,...

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America;
      Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1789-1869;
      Indians of North America -- Government relations -- 1869-1934
    • Selected microfilm reels of letters, reports, and other papers concerning Indian populations, education, health, agriculture, subsistence, warfare, land transactions, annuities, depredations, claims, traders, agency employees and administration,...

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