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Al Logan Slagle Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Al Logan Slagle Collection
    Dates: 1960-2002
    Collection Number: D-437
    Creator/Collector: Slagle, Al Logan.
    Extent: 280 linear feet
    Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Abstract: The collection includes his research files and petitions on behalf of a number of tribes.
    Language of Material: English


    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

    Al Logan Slagle Collection. UC Davis. Special Collections

    Biography/Administrative History

    Al Logan Slagle was a member of the United Keetoowah Band of the Cherokee of Oklahoma and worked as an attorney for the Association of American Indian Affairs (AAIA) in Washington, D.C. Prior to that he worked for the California Indian Legal Services in Oakland. He was the co-author of the book, The Good Red Road (1987). He completed his doctorate at Loyola University and was admitted to the California State Bar in 1979 then beginning his career in defending the rights of Native American tribes. His research included making use of National Archives Indian rolls, family genealogies, tribal records, and other documents to write petitions for Native American tribes seeking official legal tribal status.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection includes his research files and petitions on behalf of a number of tribes.

    Indexing Terms

    Indians of North America -- California.
    Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- California.
    Tolowa Indians.
    Wintu Indians.
    Miwok Indians.
    Indians of North America -- California -- Government relations.
    United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma.

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