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Inventory of the Floyd A. O'Neil papers

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Biographical Note/Historical Note

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

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Collection Overview +/-

Title: Floyd A. O'Neil papers
Dates: 1884-2006 (inclusive)
Collection Number: Accn0890
Summary: The Floyd A. O'Neil papers (1884-2006) contain documents from the American West Center, Western Folklife Center, Indian Self Rule Conference, and the Institute of the NorthAmerican West. Included are oral histories, research files, and both published and unpublished documents related to O'Neil's position as a history professor at the University of Utah, co-chair of the Western Folklife Center, and director of the American West Center.
Repository: J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Address:
Special Collections
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0860
Tel: (801)581-8864

Collection Inventory +/-

box 1: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1884-1909)

Record Group 75 contains the Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Most documents in the collection concern the Pueblo.

box 2: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1910-1912)
box 3: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1913)
box 4: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1914-1916)
box 5: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1917-1919)
box 6: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1920-1923)
box 7: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1924-1926)
box 8: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1927-1940)
box 9: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1941-1944)
box 10: National Archives, Record Group 75 (1945-1960)
box 11: Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75 (1891-1919)

Record Group 75 contains the Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

box 12: Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75 (1920-1924)
box 13: Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75 (1925-1935)
box 14: Federal Records Center, Denver, Record Group 75 (1937-1945)
box 15: Indians (1971-1981)
folder 1: Native American Materials Development Center (1970s)
folders 2-3: Papago Materials (1978-1981)
folder 4: "Indian Natural Resources: A Fact Book"

Draft copy.

folder 5: Jackie T. Rice, "Jackie's Writing"
folder 6: News Clippings (1977)
folders 7-8: Maps and Map Notecards
folder 9: Newberry Library, "Meeting Ground" (1973, 1975)
folder 10: Articles on Native Americans (1971-1975)
folder 11: Handwritten Manuscript Notes
box 16: Indian Education Workshops (1970s)
box 17: Walker River Paiute (1970s)

Contains manuscript drafts for Edward C. Johnson's, .

box 18: Grazing Studies, Southern Utes
box 19: Festival of the American West (1982)
folder 1: Organization
folder 2: W. David Baird, "Cyrus Byington and the Presbyterian Choctaw Mission" (1982)
folder 3: Robert C. Carriker, "Joseph M. Cataldo, S. J.: Courier of Catholicism to the Nez Perce" (1982)
folder 4: Bruce Forbes, "John Jasper Methvin: Methodist Missionary to the Western Tribes" (1982)
folder 5: Clyde Milner, "Albert K. Smiley: Friend to the Friends of the Indian" (1982)
folder 6: Floyd O'Neil, "The Mormons, the Indians, and George Washington Bean" (1982)
folder 7: Martin N. Zanger, "Straight Tongue's Heathen Wards: Bishop Whipple and the Episcopal Mission to the Chippewas" (1982)
box 20: Floyd O'Neil, Correspondence and Writing (1971-1988)
folder 1: Correspondence (1971, 1984)

Also contains ephemera removed from books.

folder 2: "Arrell Morgan Gibson (1986)
folder 3: Introduction, Wild Bunch at Robbers Roost (1988)
box 21: Wounded Knee (1965-1992)
folder 1: Correspondence (1982-1990)
folder 2: Material from Stan Lyman Papers (1973-1978)
folder 3: Stan Lyman Daily Accounts (1973)
folder 4: Newspaper Accounts (1971-1988)
folder 5: Notes and Research (1965-1989)
folder 6: Daily Chronology (1973)
folder 7: Bibliographic Essay
folder 8: Names Associated with the Crisis
folder 9: Photographs (Photocopies)
folder 10: "Sunday Afternoon at the Marriott" (1992)
box 22: Wounded Knee (1970s)

Contains manuscript drafts.

box 23: Wounded Knee (1970s)

Contains manuscript drafts.

box 24: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1970s)
folders 1-2: Vincent Mayer, "Toward a History of the Spanish-Speaking People of Utah: A Report of Research of the Mexican-American Documentation Project" (1973)
folders 3-4: Working Papers and Drafts
folder 5: Spanish-Speaking People in Utah, Guide to the Materials
box 25: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1970s)

Contains manuscript drafts for , by Vincent Mayer.

box 26: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1970s)

Documents relating to the workbook for .

box 27: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1970-1972)
folder 1: Chicano Studies in California (1970s)
folder 2: Chicano Studies Institute, "Research and Scholarly Activity" (1970)
folder 3: Chicano Studies Institute, "Student Perspectives on Mexican-American Studies" (1970)
folder 4: Chicano Studies Institute, "Chicano Resource Materials" (1970)
folder 5: US Commission on Civil Rights, Ethnic Isolation of Mexican Americans in the Public Schools of the Southwest (1971)
folder 6: US Commission on Civil Rights, Mexican-American Education in Texas: A Function of Wealth (1972)
folder 7: US Commission on Civil Rights, The Excluded Student: Educational Practices Affecting Mexican Americans in the Southwest (1972)
folder 8: "Teacher's Narrative"

Undated manuscript draft.

folder 9: Secondary Education Lesson Plan
box 28: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1939-1974)
folder 1: Galena Days Bingham Canyon, Utah (1939)
folder 2: Jose Lopez, "La Historia de la Sociedad Proteccion Mutua de Trabajadores Unidos" (1958)
folder 3: Community Action Program, "Northeastern Utah Economic Survey" (1966)
folder 4: Utah Department of Employment Security, "Utah Annual Farm Labor Report" (1971)
folder 5: E. Ferol Benavides, "The Saints Among the Saints" (1972)
folder 6: Nevada State Department of Education, "Know Your Nevada Indians" (1972)
folder 7: Ted P. Lovato and others, "Central City Block History" (1974)
folder 8: Student Papers
folder 9: Greg Coronado, "Spanish-Speaking Organizations in Utah"
folder 10: "Fifty Years with a Future"
folder 11: "La Historia en Breve"
folder 12: Ann Nelson, "Migrant Laborers"
box 29: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1936-1973)
folder 1: American G.I. Forum (1970-1973)
folder 2: Articles and Research
folder 3: Birth Register and Baptismal Records, Cathedral of the Magdalene
folder 4: Booklets
folder 5: Centro Civico
folder 6: Chronology
folders 7-9: Correspondence and Contacts
folders 10-11: Comision Honorifia (1930s-1970s)
box 30: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1921-1972)
folders 1-2: Inter-Agency Committee on Mexican American Affairs (1960s)
folder 3: Maps
folder 4: Migrant Workers (1960s)
folder 5: Newspaper Clippings (1940s-1970s)
folder 6: Notes
folder 7: Occupations of Spanish Surnamed People (Polks) (1921)
folder 8: Oral History, Notes and Papers
folder 9: Photographs (Photocopies)
box 31: Mexican-American Documentation Project (1923-1972)
folders 1-2: Research Files
folder 3: Salt Lake and Los Angeles Railroad Payroll Information (1923-1945)
folder 4: Spanish Speaking Organization for Community, Integrity, and Opportunity (SOCIO)
folder 5: Union Pacific Payroll Records, Notes
folder 6: Utah Census Tables (1972)
box 32: National Archives Record Group 211 (1942-1945)

Contains the records of the War Manpower Commission.

box 33: National Archives Record Group 228 (1942-1945)

Contains the records of the Committee on Fair Employment Practice.

box 34: Churchmen and the Western Indians (1980s)
folders 1-6: Drafts and Galleys
folders 7-9: Maps and Artwork
box 35: Churchmen and the Western Indians (1981-1988)
folder 1: Correspondence (1981-1985)
folder 2: Reviews (1985-1988)
folders 3-4: Notes
box 36: As I Recall/Calvin L. Rampton (1983-1988)

Contains manuscript drafts.

box 37: As I Recall/Calvin L. Rampton (1980s)
folders 1-2: Drafts
folder 3: Pictures and Captions
folder 4: Correspondence (1988)
box 38: Oversize
folder 1: Maps, Duck Valley and Kaibab Reservations
folders 2-3: Maps, Southern Utes
folder 4: Utah: A Hispanic History , Galleys
folder 5: Explorations in Hispanic History , Galleys
folder 6: Artwork, Spanish-Speaking Peoples
folders 7-8: Transparencies
folder 9: Maps, Zuni Lands
box 39: Institute of the NorthAmerican West (1984-1989)
folder 1: Certificate of Incorporation (1984)

Documents certifying the Institute as a non-profit organization. Also includes articles of incorporation in English and Spanish.

folder 2: ByLaws (1985)

Rules and regulations concerning all aspects of the Institute.

folder 3: Minutes of Meetings (1985)

Lists of issues discussed at meetings.

folder 4: Memorandums (1984-1985)

Documentation concerning issues of establishment, insurance, taxes, and financial assistance.

folder 5: Report (1985)

Projects the Institute contributed to during the year.

folder 6: Waiver of Notice (1985)

Presented to the board of directors at a meeting.

folder 7: Tax Information (1984-1987)

Tax forms and a copy of the "exempt organizations" handbook.

folder 8: Miscellaneous (1985, 1989)

A document from the Security Pacific Bank of Washington and an annual report.

box 40: Western Folklife Center (1988-2000)
folder 1: Correspondence (1988-2000)

Correspondence to Floyd A. O'Neil and other board members of the Western Folklife Center.

folder 2: Motto (1989-1990)

An outline of goals proposed by the Western Folklife Center.

folder 3: Trustee Handbook (1992)

Includes yearly plans, bylaws, organizational charts, roles of board members, policies, and procedures.

folder 4: ByLaws (1989, 1992)

Includes the purpose, powers, and duties of the board of trustees, and other expectations concerning employees.

folder 5: Memorandums (1988-1995)

Outlines of issues pertaining to specific projects put together by the Folklife Center. Also includes schedules for meetings and retreats.

folder 6: Agenda (1989-1994)

Hour by hour agendas for board of trustees meetings, executive and board development committees, board retreats, national board of advisors meetings, and Native American task force.

box 41: Western Folklife Center (1986-1996)
folder 1: Minutes of Board Meetings (1988-1993)

Includes schedules and topics of discussion.

folder 2: Multi-Year Plans (1991-1996)

Three year long plans that include priorities, projects, objectives, and strategies to meet the objectives.

folder 3: Finances and Revenues (1986-1992)

Financial statements, reports, and spread sheets documenting yearly expenditures.

box 42: Western Folklife Center (1987-1999)
folder 1: Board and Advisory Members (1987-1993)

The names and addresses of all board of trustees members, the terms of office, suggested nominees, austerity options, and outlines of the induction process.

folder 2: Reports (1989-1990)

Reports concerning projects, board members, and annual cowboy poetry gatherings.

folder 3: Fundraising (1992-1993)

Fund raising goals, a list of potential funders, and documents explaining the most effective ways to fund raise.

folder 4: Task Force (1993)

Lists of the Nevada, Utah, and Native American Ranching Traditions task force.

folder 5: Projects (1989-1993)

Outlines concerning specific projects developed by the Folklife Center. Projects include cowboy poetry gatherings, "The Family on the Ranch," choral project, and the Pioneer Hotel rehabilitation project.

folder 6: Job Descriptions (1991-1992)

Expected duties of potential employees. Folder also includes employment contracts.

folder 7: Cowboy Poetry Gathering Programs (1989-1999)

Programs include biographies of participants.

folder 8: Cowboy Poetry Gathering Projected Budgets (1987-1992)

Lists of expenses associated with annual cowboy poetry gatherings.

folder 9: Shopping List (1988-1994)

Booklets and order forms containing products from cowboy poetry gatherings.

folder 10: Newsletters (1989-1995)

Folklife conservancy and Western Folklife Center member newsletters.

folder 11: Hal Cannon, The Folklife Conservancy

A paper presented at the Cultural Conservation Conference American Folklife Center, Washington DC.

folder 12: Notes (1990-1991)

Handwritten notes concerning the Western Folklife Center and its projects.

folder 13: Oral History Association (1991)

This folder contains a program for a National Teachers' workshop, a list of registered presses, and an agenda.

folder 14: Voices WEST (1991-1995)

Includes pamphlets from an organization presented through the Western Folklife Center; Voices Western Ensemble Singing Traditions (WEST). Folder also contains financial statements, audience analysis, and a final narrative report.

folder 15: North Group

This folder contains two booklets from workshops on strategic planning, recruiting, and training boards of directors.

folder 16: Members of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs 1923-1932, 1933-1946

Lists of Democrats and Republicans who are members of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs.

folder 17: Miscellaneous (1988-1993)

Folder includes the profile and purpose of the Folklife Center, information concerning board and staff relationships, problems encountered, organizational charts, goals, and an executive summary.

folder 18: Cowboy Poetry Gathering Miscellaneous (1989-1994)

Folder includes goals, preliminary schedule of events, audience and business reports, and reviews.

box 43: Indian Self Rule Conference (1983)
folder 1: ISR Correspondence (1983-1984)

Correspondence concerning transcripts and tapes of interviews done at the Indian Self Rule Conference.

folder 2: ISR Mailing List

Names and addresses of all interested parties.

folder 3: Sun Valley Notes and Schedules (1983)

Notes in reference to the 1983 Indian Self Rule Conference that took place in Sun Valley, Idaho.

folder 4: Keynote: "Termination" (1983)

Keynote address given on the second day of the Indian Self-Rule Conference.

folder 5: The Impacts of Termination (1983)

A two part panel discussion concerning tribes selected for termination.

folder 6: Toward Self-Determination: 1960-1976 (1983)

Panel discussion concerning Indain self-determination.

folder 7: The War On Poverty (1983)

Panel discussion concerning Indian poverty.

folder 8: Activism and Red Power (1983)

Panel discussion concerning activism within the Indian community.

folder 9: Traditionalism and the Reassertion of Indianness (1983)

Panel discussion concerning organizations and programs created by Indians for Indians.

folder 10: Contracting Under PL 638 (1983)

Panel discussion concerning Indian health care in relationship to Public Law 638.

folder 11: Self Determination (1983)

Beginning comments from the Indian Self-Rule conference.

folder 12: Implementing the IRA (1983)

Panel discussion concerning the implementation of the Indian Reorganization Act.

folder 13: IRA Governments (1983)

Panel discussion concerning the Indian Reorganization Act.

folder 14: Undoing the IRA (1983)

Panel discussion concerning the problems associated with the Indian Reogranization Act.

folder 15: The Indian Claims Commission (1983)

Two part panel discussion concerning Indian law and policy.

box 44: Indian Self Rule Conference (1983)
folder 1: IRA Panel Discussion Inventory (1983-1984)

List of panel discussions and interviews that took place at the Indian Self Rule Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.

folder 2: Relocation and Other Termination Programs and Policies (1983)

Panel discussion concerning Indian relocation and the National Congress of American Indians.

folder 3: Tribal Sovereignty (1983)

Discussion concerning the ability of Indians to completely control their own affairs regardless of intervention by outside powers.

folder 4: Indian Control of Indian Resources (1983)

Discussion lead by Gordy High Eagle concerning the control of Indian resources.

folder 5: The Trust Obligation (1983-1984)

Discussion lead by Charles Wilkinson concerning trust between the United States and Indian tribes.

folder 6: What Should Indians Want? (1983)

Panel discussion concerning advice to the President about what Indians want.

folder 7: Roger Buffalohead: The Past and the Future (1983)

Keynote speech by Roger Buffalohead concerning the Indian Relocation Acts past and future.

folder 8: The Indian New Deal (1983)

Panel discussion concerning the attempt of the United States Government in 1934 to assimilate and colonialize American Indian tribes.

folder 9: Termination (1983)

Panel discussion concerning Indian termination. Panelists include Ada Deer, R. David Edmunds, Philleo Nash, Gary Orfield, Sol Tax, and Rupert Costo as moderator.

folder 10: IRA and the Indian Culture, Religion and the Arts (1983)

Panel discussion concerning the Indian Relocation Act, Indian culture, religion, and the arts.

folder 11: John Collier, Felix Cohen and Adoption of the IRA (1983)

Panel discussion concerning John Collier, Feliz Cohen, and the controversy over the drawing up of the Wheeler-Howard bill and the Indian Reorganization Act.

folder 12: The IRA: The Past and Future (1983)

Panel discussion concerning sovereignty and the Indian Relocation Act.

folder 13: Helen M. Scheirbeck, Indian Education and the IRA

Outline of legislation concerning the Indian Relocation Act and Indian Education. Also contains a list of tribes represented at the Indian Self Rule Conference.

folder 14: Dr. Floyd A. O'Neil, The Indian New Deal (1983)

Keynote address by Floyd A. O'Neil presented at the Indian Self Rule Conference.

box 45: Papers (1968-1998)
folder 1: Draft Report (1983)

Short range strategy to accomplish goals and objectives established the tribal commission for restructuring and redesigning of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

folder 2: Division of Water Resources Memorandum (1992) VIEW

Representatives of the seven Colorado River Basin states and ten Indian tribes met to discuss Colorado River water issues and Indian water issues.

folder 3: Lewis Meriam's Letters During the Survey of Indian Affaris 1926-1927

Excerpt from Arizona and the West a quarterly journal of history.

folder 4: "Our Urban Environment" (1971)

A report to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency by the task force on environmental problems of the inner city.

folder 5: Lawrence C. Kelly, John Collier and the Pueblo Lands Board Act (1983)

Article taken from the New Mexico Historical Review.

folder 6: Roland M. Harper, Historical Notes on the Relation of Fires to Forests

Forest fire research presented at the Tall Timber Fire Ecology Conference.

folder 7: History and Overview of Indian Forestry Program

Report done by George E. Smith the Chief Forester. Topics covered include history of forestry on Indian lands, policies, and management.

folder 8: H.H. Biswell, Forest Fire in Perspective

Forest fire research presented at the Tall Timber Fire Ecology Conference.

folder 9: E.V. Komarek, SR. Fire and the Ecology of Man

Paper presented at the Tall Timber Fire Ecology Conference.

folder 10: G. Mangenot, The Effect of Man on the Plant World

Research paper detailing the evolution of the plant world and the ways in which man has effected its evolution.

folder 11: F.R. Fosberg, The Island Ecosystem

Research paper on the ecoyststem concept from the U.S. Geological Survey.

folder 12: Andrew P. Vayda and Roy A. Rappaport, Ecology, Cultural and Noncultural

Research paper about the traits of ecology across cultures.

folder 13: Lawrence Clark Powell, Bookman's Progress (1968)

Selected wirtings of Lawrence Clark Powell.

folder 14: Wilcomb E. Washburn, On the Trail of the Activist Anthropologist: Response to Jorgensen and Clemmer

Research paper excerpted from the Journal of Ethnic Studies.

folder 15: America's Blurred Vision (1983)

A review essay on the historical relationship between Indians and White America.

folder 16: G. Emlen Hall and David J. Weber, Mexican Liberals and the Pueblo Indians 1821-1829 (1984)

Paper taken from the New Mexico Historical Review.

folder 17: Cheryl J. Foote, Selected Sources For the Mexican Period (1821-1848) In New Mexico (1984)

Paper taken from the New Mexico Historical Review.

folder 18: John O. Baxter, Restocking the Navajo Reservation After Bosque Redondo (1983)

Excerpt from the New Mexico Historical Review.

folder 19: Joseph G. Jorgensen, A Century of Political Economic Effects on American Indian Society, 1880-1980 (1978)

Excerpt taken from The Journal of Ethnic Studies.

folder 20: David Rich Lewis, "For Life, the Resurrection, and the Life Everlasting": James J. Strang and the Strangite Mormon Polygamy, 1849-1856 (1983)

Paper taken from the Wisconsin Magazine of History.

folder 21: Lawrence H. Larsen, The Urban West at the End of the Frontier

This is an essay of the sources used in Larsen's publication.

folder 22: Gary Kimball, Park City's Chinese (1998)

Manuscript about the Park City Chinese.

folder 23: Source Materials For Comparative Studies of the Indians of the Americas

Booklet of compiled materials for the graduate training program in the history of the Indians of the Americas.

box 46: Papers (1957-1991)
folder 1: Third Annual Conference on Indian Affairs (1957)

Program and proceedings from the third annual conference which was focused around the issue of Indian problems of law and order.

folder 2: Sixth Annual Conference on Indian Affairs (1960)

Program and proceedings from the sixth annual conference which was focused around the issue of Indians and State Government.

folder 3: Advanced Historiograhpy of American Indian People (1983)

This is a bibiography that lists authors, book titles, and the year of publication.

folder 4: Tribal Law and Development Policies

This is a booklet for a course given at Black Hills State College in Spearfish, North Dakota.

folder 5: Lakota Wohilikeegnapi (1974)

These are materials from a research project done by the Oglala Sioux Culture Center.

folder 6: Tribal Law, Treaties, and Government

This is a booklet for a course given at Black Hills State College in Spearfish, North Dakota.

folder 7: Bibliography on Rural Development in Socialist Countries

List of authors, books, and years published.

folder 8: Superintendency Rolls and Treaties

Documents related to treaties.

folder 9: A Zuni Sustainable Development Resource Plan (1991)

A joint proposal from Zuni Indian Tribe and the Institute of the NorthAmerican West.

folder 10: Indians of Mexico and Cental America (1976)

Booklet of compiled materials for the graduate training program in the history of the Indians of the Americas.

box 47: Papers (1962-2000)
folder 1: Personal Materials

This folder contains documents sent to Floyd A. O'Neil. Documents include a membership application, postcards, his business card, a letter about the Jamestown Settlement, and a program from the Museum of Western Colorado.

folder 2: Financial Records (1991-1992)

Receipts from business related events paid by Floyd A. O'Neil.

folder 3: Invitations (1987-1999)

Invitations sent to Floyd A. O'Neil for cowboy poetry gathering events. A program from the Ute Indian Tribe's Economic Development and Appreciation Banquet.

folder 4: Maps and Travel Information (1988-2000)

Maps and travel information from destinations visited by Floyd A. O'Neil for business.

folder 5: Institute of the American West (1998-1999)

This folder contains a brief history of the organization, committee meetings, projected budgets, and other materials related to the Institute of the American West.

folder 6: Sun Valley Center

Programs from the center, a committee conference schedule, and the Western issues symposium project summary.

folder 7: Hecho En Utah (1992)

A cultural history of Utah's Spanish-speaking communities.

folder 8: Newspaper Clippings (1962-2000)

Articles in relationship to Indian related affairs.

box 48: Subjects, Center for Public Policy to Utah Westerners (1980s-1990s)
folder 1: Center for Public Policy and Administration (1990s)
folder 2: Correspondence and News Clippings (1980-1992)
folder 3: Dinosaur National Monument (1980s)
folder 4: Education and Curriculum Development (1959-2003)
folder 5: Institute of the North American West (1990s)
folder 6: National Endowment for the Humanities (1980s-1990s)
folder 7: Teacher Training, Four Corners Region (1990s)
folder 8: Utah Westerners Field Trip, Fort Hall, Idaho (1998)
box 49: Papers
folder 1: Robert W. Delaney, "History of the Ute Mountain Ute People" (1985)
folder 2: Pear Baker, Unpublished Butch Cassidy Manuscript
folders 3-5: E. Richard Hart, "Efficacy of the 1873 Coeur d' Alene Executive Order" (1997)
folder 4: Elmer Russo Speeches and Papers (1979-1980)
folder 5: S. Lyman Tyler, "Biographical Studies of Indian Leaders" (1976)
box 50: Papers and Research Guides
folder 1: "Utah Navajo History" (1977)

Project of the San Jaun, Utah, school district.

folder 2: Speeches and Papers, Various Authors
folder 3: Archive Guides
folder 4: Guide to Records in the Military Archives Division Pertaining to Indian-White Relations
folder 5: Field Logs, Brigade Surgeon, 1st Provisional Marine Brigade (1950)
box 51: Jessie Short et al. v. United States of America (1977, 1980s)

Also contains a folder of legal documents related to other tribal cases.

box 52: Utah Fuel Company Statistics

Statistics prepared for the period from the 1880s to 1916. This box also contains a folder of documents related to the employment practices of the Standard Coal Company in the 1930s with regard to ethnic workers.

box 53: Zuni
folder 1: Zuni Chronology
folders 2-4: Zuni Research, Institute of the North American West
folder 5: Steve Boyden Interview (1993)
box 54: Zuni
folders 1-4: Zuni Land Research (1970s-1980s)
folder 5: Zuni Filmstrip Manuscript
box 55: Gould Advisory Board (1992-2006)
box 56: Organizations and Research (1910-1991)
folder 1: Scientific Conference on the Development of the Quebec Middle North (1978)
folder 2: Oral History Association Annual Meeting (1991)
folder 3: Doris Duke American Indian Oral History Project (1968)
folder 4: Institute for Teachers of Indians (1970)
folder 5: Office of Technical Assistance and Training (1980)
folder 6: National Archives
folder 7: Indexes, Records of Nevada Superintendency, BIA, 1861-1880 (1979)
folder 8: Central Reference Files, Photograph Lists
folder 9: Congressional Documents, Mining on Indian Lands (1910-1940s)
box 57: Research
folders 1-3: Native American Issues
folder 4: Ute
folder 5: Glossary of Common Zuni Terms
folder 6: E. Richard Hart," Factors Relating to Zuni Lands, 1900-1951"
folder 7: Gerald Lewis, "Culture and History of the Paiute Indians of California"
box 58: Research Papers
folders 1-2: Andrew O. Wiget, "Telling the Past: Understanding American Indian Oral Traditions" (1977)
folders 3-5: McNickle, Young, and Buffalohead, "Captives within a Free Society: Federal Policy and the American Indian" (1977)
box 59: Carbon County, Utah (1912-1980)
folder 1: Floyd O'Neil Writings, Carbon County and Mining (1977-1980)
folder 2: Nancy Taniguchi, "Utah Coal Mining during the Progressive Era" (1981)
folders 3-4: Carbon County Research
folder 5: Carbon County Strike of 1933
folder 6: Pettit Correspondence (1912-1915)
folder 7: Railroad
folder 8: Four Corners Region Economic Study (1979)
box 60: Carbon County, Utah
folders 1-3: Coal
box 61: Research, Shoshone-Bannock, Zuni, and Coeur d' Alene (1987-1997)
folder 1: Hart Research, Executive Orders
folder 2: Hart Research, Zuni Water Basin Litigation
folders 3-5: Research Files
folder 6: American Bar Foundation<emph altrender="italic">Research Journal</emph> (1987)
folder 7: "State of Idaho's Statement of Undisputed Facts" (1997)

Folders seven through ten contain legal documents related to .

folder 8: "State of Idaho's Brief in Support of Motion for Summary Judgment" (1997)
folder 9: "Affidavit E. Richard Hart" (1997)
folder 10: "Plaintiff United States' Brief in Opposition to Defendant State of Idaho's Motion for Summary Judgment" (1997)
box 62: Correspondence (1974-1984)
box 63: Correspondence (1985-1989)
box 64: Correspondence (1990-1992)
box 65: Correspondence (1993-1996)
box 66: Correspondence (1997-1998)
box 67: Correspondence (1999)
box 68: Correspondence (2000-2001)
box 69: Correspondence (2002-2003)
box 70: Correspondence (2004)
box 71: Subjects, "A" to "F" (1952-1992)
folder 1: American National Biography (1994)
folders 2-3: American West Center (1976-1992)
folder 4: Australian Aboriginals (1980-1985)
folder 5: Castlegate Mine (1924)
folders 6-7: Columbus Quincentenary (1989-1992)
folder 8: Correspondence Study (1992)
folder 9: Chester E. Faris, "Pueblo Governor's Canes" (1952)
box 72: Subjects, "G" to "Indian Education" (1969-2002)
folder 1: Jotham Goodell Letters
folder 2: Gould Lecture (2000-2002)
folder 3: Sibusiso Gqwaru (1989)
folder 5: E. Richard Hart (1997-1999)

Contains correspondence and a copy of Hart's "Thirtieth Annual Bastille Family Reunion."

folder 6: Joe Hill (1990)
folder 7: Indian Education (1969-1973)
box 73: Subjects, "Institute of the North American West" to "K" (1949-2002)
folder 1: Institute of the North American West (1985-1986)
folder 2: Dan Israel (1980-1992)
folders 4-6: Charles Kelly (1949, 1999)

Contain Kelly's "Sand and Sagebrush" and correspondence relating to publication by the Tanner Trust Fund.

folders 6-7: Quentin France Kolb

Contain drafts of "Morning Song."

box 74: Subjects, "M" to "O" (1986-2002)
folders 1-3: Marriott Library
folder 4: New China Education Foundation (1986-1987)
folders 5-6: Oral History Association (1990-1991)
box 75: Subjects, "Oregon-California Trails Association" to "W"
folders 1-2: Oregon-California Trails Association (1992-1995)
folder 3: Diane G. Orr, "The Everett Ruess Project" (1988)
folder 4: D. Michael Quinn on William E. McLellin
folder 5: Retirement (1995-1997)
folder 6: George B. Sanderson Journal
folder 7: Students (1983-2002)
folder 8: Tanner Trust Fund (1970s-1990s)
folder 9: U. S. Forst Service (1970-1991)
folder 10: Utah Westerners (1990)
folder 11: Wounded Knee 1973 (1991-1993)

Biographical Note/Historical Note +/-

Floyd O'Neil was born on 14 July 1927, and spent his childhood in the Uintah Basin. He attended Carbon College before moving on to the University of Utah, where he was awarded a B.S. in History in 1957 and a Ph.D in History in 1973. He served as director of the American West Center from 1986 to 1996, and is currently Director Emeritus of that organization.

Content Description +/-

The Floyd A. O'Neil papers (1884-2006) contain documents from the American West Center, Western Folklife Center, Indian Self Rule Conference, and the Institute of the NorthAmerican West. Included are oral histories, research files, and both published and unpublished documents related to O'Neil's position as a history professor at the University of Utah, co-chair of the Western Folklife Center, and director of the American West Center.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Twenty-four hours advance notice encouraged. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

Arranged to the folder level.

Acquisition Information:

donated by Floyd A. O'Neil (boxes 1-38), 1991-2004

donated by Floyd A. O'Neil (boxes 39-47), 2005

donated by Floyd A. O'Neil (boxes 48-54), 2006

donated by Floyd A. O'Neil (boxes 55-61), 2007

donated by Floyd A. O'Neil (boxes 62-75), 2008

Processing Note:

Sarah Goodrich and Karen Carver 2005, 2008-2009

Creator:

O'Neil, Floyd A.

Language:

EnglishSpanish, Native American Languages

Quantity:

35.75 linear feet

Language of the Finding Aid:

English

Author of the Finding Aid:

Sarah Goodrich and Karen Carver

EAD Creation Date:

2005

Subarea:

Manuscripts Division

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

O'Neil, Floyd A. - Archives
Ute Indians - Maps
Ute reservations
Grazing - West (U.S.)
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Ranching

Form or Genre Terms:

Correspondence
Maps
Oral histories
Manuscripts for publication

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