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Josephy, Alvin M., 1915-2005 : Alvin M. Josephy, Jr. Sioux Indian Interview Cassettes, 1982-1983

Recorded interviews made by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr., historian of American Indian affairs, and also war correspondent, screenwriter, and government consultant. Includes 40 cassette tapes of interiews conducted during 1982 and 1983 with reservation Sioux Indians in Montana, North and South Dakota, Minnesota, and Nebraska, and with urban and off-reservation Sioux in such places as Oakland, Los Angeles, Rapid City, Pierre, and Tucson. Interviews were undertaken for a National Geographic Magazine article on the Sioux, and cover interviewees' biographical information as well as all facets of their contemporary lives.
Extent: 0.8 linear feet - (2 boxes)
Subjects: Indians and the West
Call Number: Ayer Modern MS Josephy
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