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Newspapers & Others

The American Indian Relief Council uses many resources to document the information presented on our website. We have first hand accounts from the Indian people we serve as well as newspapers, both Native American and main stream, and data obtained from well respected publications and research documents by noted authors. The following are some of the resources we have researched to provide an accurate and respectful look at the Indian people we work with and serve.


Indian Country Today
   Standing Stone Media-a national publication

Todd County Tribune
   Rosebud Reservation, Mission, SD

Wotanin Wowapi News
   Ft. Peck Reservation, Poplar, MT

Navajo Times
   Navajo Reservation, Window Rock, AZ

Lakota Journal
   Rapid City, SD

Other Resources:

Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian
   10th Edition, Todd Publications

American Indians: A Guide to Today’s Questions
   Second Edition Jack Utter

Tiller's Guide to Indian Country: Economic Profiles of American Indian Reservations
   by Veronica V. Tiller (Editor), Veronica E. Tiller (Editor)

Education for Extinction: American Indians and the Boarding School Experience, 1875-1928
   David Wallace Adams, Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 1995.

The Dove Always Cried: Narratives of Indian School Life, with Stories by Her Pupils
   Marguerite Bigler Stoltz, Blacksburg, Virginia: Pocahontas Press, 1994.

Education and the American Indian: The Road to Self-Determination since 1928
   Margaret Connell Szasz, 3rd. ed., rev. and enl. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1999.

The Phoenix Indian School: Forced Assimilation in Arizona, 1891-1935
   Robert A. Trennert, Jr. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1988.


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