BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS [BIA],
RECORD GROUP 75
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Develops and implements, in cooperation with tribal governments, Native American organizations, other federal agencies, state and local governments, and other interested groups, economic, social, educational, and other programs for the benefit and advancement of Indian and Alaska native peoples.

Newspaper Offers to Sponsor an Indian Baseball Game

Indian Baseball Game

November 1921

In 1921, the Charlotte Observer wrote to the Superintendant of the U.S. Cherokee School offering to sponsor an Indian baseball game...

Tags: Baseball | Native Americans | North Carolina
Indians at Work

Indians at Work

1933-1934

Published as a newssheet by the Office of Indian Affairs, Indians at Work provided an in depth look at the work...

Tags: Baseball | Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) | Native Americans
Indian Health

Health on the Reservation

1914-1926

Dating from the early twentieth century, these documents offer a glimpse into the health conditions on the Cherokee Indian Reservation in...

Tags: Health | Native Americans | North Carolina
Indian Health

Sanitary Bathrooms

1914-1926

These early 20th century documents highlight the informational efforts the U.S. Indian Service made regarding the need for sanitary privies...

Tags: Health | Native Americans | North Carolina