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Passamaquoddy Indians -- Maine -- Economic conditions -- 20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Clayton Cleaves, interviewed by David Slagger

Abstract 3692 Clayton Cleaves, interviewed by David Slagger, March 15, 2011. Cleaves, Sakom of Pleasant Point Reservation, Passamaquoddy, talks about the 1980 Maine Indian Land Claims Settlement Act: his use of the term Sakom instead of Governor; his early education; move to Massachusetts and work as cab driver and welder; his return to Maine and work for the New England Telephone Company; graduation from UMaine; appointed Director Pleasant Point Housing Authority from 1974 to 1981; 1978 became state...
Dates: 1959-2008

Anthony M. Kaliss Research Material, 1759-2013

Identifier: SpC MS 1764
Abstract This research was undertaken in the mid-1970s to provide supporting data for use as a part of the land claims suit by the Passamaquoddy and Penobscot Tribes. The suit has long been settled and the tribes were federally recognized. Both tribes had been recognized and dealt with continuously since at least the 1700s first by the Massachusetts colony, then by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a state and then the State of Maine when it separated from Massachusetts in 1820. This research...
Dates: 1759-2013; Majority of material found within 1820-1973