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1980 Indian Land Claims Settlement Act/David Slagger Collection

Identifier: MF153
This collection consists of twelve interviews that concern the 1980 Indian Land Claims Settlement Act. Conducted by David Slagger, the interviews explore various tribal, state, federal, legal, and historical perspectives on the legislation, as well as opinions on the long term cultural and economic effects.


  • 2008-2011

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Kept at Fogler Library’s offsite storage facility. One week’s notice required for retrieval. For digitalized items, and much of NAFOH is digitized, we are working to upload those digital objects (pdfs, mp3s, jpgs) for public access, but it is an ongoing project. If you don’t find what you are looking for here, you can also request a research copy of a digital object by contacting the Special Collections Department (

Conditions Governing Use

Rights assessment remains the responsibility of the researcher. No known restrictions on material.


12 items

Existence and Location of Originals

Located at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress: AFC 2012/047

Materials Specific Details

Audio files are the primary source material. Transcriptions are the transcriber's best effort to convert audio to text, but should be considered secondary to the audio.
Guide to 1980 Indian Land Claims Settlement Act/David Slagger Collection
Thomas Libby
May 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States