US Government Documents related to Indigenous Nations

Buildings on Reservation

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Buildings on Reservation

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Description

This undated photographic print depicts three buildings from an aerial view. The buildings are situated in an “L” shape around a large courtyard. There is snow on the ground. The builds are likely school buildings as they are the same buildings from another photo entitled “Present Lands: School Buildings #37” which is dated 11/1/1946. This photo, however, may have been taken before 1946 because it does not show fences, trees, and playground equipment that are present in the “School Buildings #37” photo.

Original print housed at the National Archives Catalogue in Kansas City, Missouri in the “Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs” group. The Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation are noted as “subjects represented” in the collection. National Archives identifier number: 4561525; Local Identifier: 75-FB-607.

Publication Date

1946

Source

Digital file courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/45641563#.YhvVsPDWvPI.link

Keywords

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Nishu, Elbowoods, school buildings, before flood, Garrison Dam, photograph, photo, picture

Organizations Referenced

Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Bureau of Indian Affairs, US Department of the Interior

Disciplines

American Politics | Indigenous, Indian, and Aboriginal Law | Indigenous Studies | Law and Politics | Native American Studies | United States History

Comments

Used 1946 for the phot date because that's the date of another photo featuring the same buildings.

Recommended Citation

United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs. Buildings on Reservation, n.d., photograph, US Government Documents Related to Indigenous Nations, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, https://commons.und.edu/indigenous-gov-docs/83/

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