David Risling Papers

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UC Davis. Special Collections
University of California, Davis, Department of Special Collections, General Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, California 95616-5292
(530) 752-1621
speccoll@lib.ucdavis.edu
http://www.lib.ucdavis.edu/specol/
2014


Descriptive Summary

Title: David Risling Papers
Dates: 1969-1991
Collection Number: D-334
Creator/Collector: Risling, David.
Extent: 43 linear feet
Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
Davis, California 95616-5292
Abstract: Files, audiotapes, newspaper clippings, newsletters, reports, memos, legal papers on subject of Native Americans. Includes information about Indian education, Indian law, and Native American Rights Fund (NARF).
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

David Risling Papers. UC Davis. Special Collections

Biography/Administrative History

Professor of Native American Studies, University of California, Davis (1970-1991). Member of the Hupa/Yurok/Karok tribes of Northern California. Dr. Risling helped found D-Q University in 1971. Risling helped launch the Native American Studies program at the University of California, Davis.

Scope and Content of Collection

Files, audiotapes, newspaper clippings, newsletters, reports, memos, legal papers on subject of Native Americans. Includes information about Indian education, Indian law, and Native American Rights Fund (NARF).

Indexing Terms

Indians of North America -- Education (Higher)
Indians of North America -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- California.
California Indian Legal Services.
D-Q University.
Native American Rights Fund.
University of California, Davis. Native American Studies.

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