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Native American Health
On The Cherokee Reservation

Dating from the early twentieth century, these documents offer a glimpse into the health conditions on the Cherokee Indian Reservation in North Carolina. Note that the military service of tribal members during World War One is mentioned in one document as a reason the American people should support improving the medical situation for Native Americans.

Subject

Native Americans | Public health

Creator

Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Record Group 75

Source

Subject Numeric Correspondence Files, 1914-1926

Date

1914-1926

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 17 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 279336

Coverage

Cherokee (N.C.)

Original Format

Paper
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