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Lawrence Pierce Collection
1996.007  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Lawrence Pierce Collection
    Dates: 1955-79
    Accession number: 1996.007
    Collector: Pierce, Lawrence
    Collection Size: .5 linear feet
    Repository: Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
    Palm Springs, California 92262
    Abstract: Hearings, reports, transcripts, and letters collected by Lawrence Pierce (Cahuilla). Federal transcripts and correspondence pertains to Native American topics, including land allotments, termination, civil rights, the Cahuilla Wanakik clan, and others. Collected between the years 1955-79.
    Physical location: Stored off site. Advance notice required for access.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Ownership of the physical collection belongs to the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum does not hold the copyright. For research purposes only. All copies and reproductions by permission of copyright holder[s].

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Lawrence Pierce Collection, 1996.007, Agua Caliente Cultural Museum.

    Acquisition Information

    Donation.

    Biography / Administrative History

    Collected between the years 1955-79.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Hearings, reports, transcripts, and letters collected by Lawrence Pierce (Cahuilla). Federal transcripts and correspondence pertains to Native American topics, including land allotments, termination, civil rights, the Cahuilla Wanakik clan, and others. Collected between the years 1955-79.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.
    Egbert, Carolyn
    Pierce, Lawrence
    Simpson, Raymond
    Segundo, Clemente
    Aleshire, F.D.
    Bowers, Robert E.
    McCabe, Hilton
    Bean Lowell John
    Curriden, Nancy
    Court of Claims
    Indian Claims Commission
    Affiliated Tribes of Fort Berthold
    Court of Appeals
    Fort Mohave Tribe
    County of San Bernardino
    Supreme Court
    Mescalero Apache Tribe
    Bureau of Revenue of the State of New Mexico
    Coro Foundation
    City of Palm Springs
    United States Forest Service
    Palm Springs
    Snow Creek
    Pacific Coast Trail
    Black Mountain
    Banning
    CA-RIV-210
    Cahuilla
    Indian Civil Rights Act
    Allotments
    Termination
    Taxation
    Allotments
    Wanakik Cahuilla
    Rock Art
    Pictographs
    National Register of Historic Places
    Tetcannakik
    Tecna
    Marina
    Hunavatikik