Parker, Ely Samuel, 1828-1895 : Ely Samuel Parker Scrapbooks, 1828-1894
- Twelve scrapbooks, containing newspaper clippings and illustrations regarding Indian affairs, presumably kept by Ely Samuel Parker, who was U.S. Commissioner of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, 1869-1871. Also contains a few letters and reproductions of photos in the clippings.
Extent: 3 linear feet - (12 volumes)
Subjects: Indians and the West, Politics
Call Number: Ayer Modern MS Parker
The Ely Samuel Parker Scrapbooks are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).