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American Indian Movement


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

William J. Janklow papers

Identifier: MS-253
Content Description

William J. Janklow Papers document the activities of William "Bill" Janklow, former governor and congressman of South Dakota. These materials span Janklow's multiple public offices as well as his personal life.

Dates: 1958 - 2012

James Legg papers

Identifier: MS-281
Scope and Contents The James Legg collection is focused on James Russell Legg Jr., a BIA official during the 1973 Wounded Knee Occupation, and contains documents from 1900-2012. Legg had spent time working with Stanley Lyman, BIA Superintendent of the Pine Ridge Reservation, and Dick Wilson, Chairman of the Oglala Sioux Tribal Council. The collection contains two important series: photographs Legg took under the supervision of the FBI in the immediate aftermath of the Occupation of Wounded Knee and a...
Dates: 1900 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1980

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Attorneys general--United States--South Dakota 1
Badlands National Park (S.D.) 1
Cedar Pass Lodge 1
Crow Creek Sioux Indian Reservation (S.D.) 1
Governors--South Dakota 1