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Alcatraz: Indians of All Tribes [Volume 1, No.1, January 1970]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09792.02 Author/Creator: Place Written: California Type: Newsletter Date: January 1970 Pagination: 18 p. ; 28 x 21.6 cm.

Summary of Content: One newsletter entitled, "Alcatraz: Indians of All Tribes," dated January 1970. Features articles, opinion pieces, legislation, and correspondence written by indigenous peoples protesting against the use of natural resources for profit, as well as, and writings on turning Alcatraz Island into a place of education rather than imprisonment. Includes demands for those who are inhabiting the island as to prevent heath risks; artwork by Alvin Willie and Alan Harrison; poetry; radio advertisement and donation request.

People: Blue Cloud, Peter, 1935-2011
North, Woesha Cloud, 1918-
Young-Robbed-Bird-Free-At-Last, fl. 1970
Wolf-Running, fl. 1970
Quitiquit, Denise, 1950-2018

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: Indigenous peopleEducation ReformEcology and Wildlife PreservationProtestsPoliticiansPolitics

Sub Era: The Seventies

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