Al Logan Slagle Collection

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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

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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