- Title: Glenn Leonidas Emmons Pictorial Collection 1914-1961
- Creator: Emmons, Glenn Leonidas, 1895-1980
- Date: 1914-1961
- Collection Number: PICT 000-308
- Size: 5 boxes (23 folders and 5 albums)
- Repository: University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research
- Link: Click Here to View the Complete Record for this Item.
- Scope and Content: This collection consist mainly of photographs documenting Glen Emmons's tenure as Bureau of Indian Affairs Commissioner. These are, for the most part, photographs of Emmons visiting various American Indian groups including Papago, Navajo, Eskimo, and Seminole. This collection also contains photographs of Dwight D. Eisenhower campaigning before various indian groups.
- Access Terms:
- Emmons, Glenn Leonidas, 1895-1980
- Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
- United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
- Washington, (D.C.)
- Indian agents
- Indians of North America
- Tohono O'Odham Indians
- Navajo Indians
- Seminole Indians
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