Indian Affairs | 1957

1957 Press Releases


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Bureau of Indian Affairs Awards Taos Entrance Road Contract
Final Roll of Menominee Tribe Published In Federal Register
Indian Bureau Offices in Kansas To Be Consolidated at Horton
Road Construction Contract Awarded Nevada Bidder
Emmons Affirms Policy on Tribal Rights After Termination
Emmons Gratified By Selection of Massey to Attend Brookings Conference
Talk by Glenn L. Emmons at a the National Conference of Indian Youth
President Eisenhower and Secretary Seaton Welcome Delegates to Washington Conference on Indian Youth
Final Roll of Klamath Tribe Published in Federal Register
Navajo Irrigation Contract Awarded
Emmons Praises Navajo Tribe for Using Own Funds in Reservation Programs
Seaton Orders Report on Indian Bill Reexamined
Remarks by Commissioner of Indian Affairs Glenn L. Emmons at the Woolaroc Ranch
Seaton Announces Departmental Participation in Indian Youth Conference at Washington, November 25-26
Approval Given Utah Construction Company Coal Mining and Power Development Lease on 24,000 Acres of Navajo Reservation
Beclabito School Contract Awarded
Maytubby Renamed Chickasaw Indian Governor
Bureau of Indian Affairs Awards Navajo Reservation Road Contract
James N. Lowe Named Chief of Indian Bureau Industrial Development Branch
Turner Bear Appointed Principal Chief of Creek Indian Tribe
Indian Bureau Announces Plans For Vocational School Training of Adult Indians
Indian Bureau Winds Up Road Maintenance Work in Michigan
Department Stresses Importance of Conserving Klamath Indian Timber Resources
Cashier's Checks In The Amount of $40,000 Received by Department
Dormitory Rehabilitation Contracts Awarded
Huerfano Dormitory Contract Awarded
Jensen Named Superintendent at Northern Cheyenne Indian Agency
Indian Extension Contracts Totaling $519,000 Signed With 15 States
Indian Bureau Industrial Program Emphasized With Creation of New Branch And Appointment of Consultant
Chilson Signs 25-Year Lease for Development of Arizona Indian Lands
Ernst Urges Bill Extending Irrigation Works to California Indian Lands
Architectural Contracts Awarded for Three School Expansion Jobs on Navajo Reservation
Emmons Approves Administrative Shift of Small Indian Reservations in Arizona and Utah
On-The-Job Training Opportunities Provided For Nearly 700 Indians
Interior Department Urges Legislation Extending Leasing Authority on Colorado River Indian Reservation of Two Years
Contract Awarded For Construction of Earthfill Dam and Dike Projects on Wyoming Indian Reservation
Indian Bureau Plans for Fiscal 1958 Announced
Contract Awarded for Dormitories at Flagstaff
Borrego Pass School Contract Awarded
Seminole Indians Of Florida Authorized to Vote on Proposed Tribal Constitution and Charter
Road Construction Contract Awarded Arizona Bidder
Rules Announced for Projected New Indian Vocational Training Program
Road Surfacing Contract on Zuni Reservation Awarded to Albuquerque Bidder
Department Endorses Bills Restoring 65,000 Acres to Indian Tribal Ownership
Indian Bureau Personnel Changes in North Dakota
Navajo Get Tract for Industrial Development
Contracts Awarded for Transformers for Indian Irrigation Project in Idaho
Contract Awarded for Rosebud Reservation Road
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Road Contract Awarded
Aztec Dormitory Work Awarded to Sanders Construction Company, Ltd.
Department Proposes Equalization Legislation for Palm Springs Indians of California
Legislation Extending Tribal Government of Osage Indians to 1984 Recommended by Interior Department
New Classroom Building for Warm Springs School
Snowflake Dormitory Work Awarded to Phoenix Contractor
Indian Bureau Personnel Shifts in Montana and North Dakota
New School Buildings for Bogue Chitto
Indian Bureau Fees to Cover Costs of Preparing Grazing Permits Increased
Haskell Heating Plant Contract Awarded
BIA Announces Changes in Superintendents at Oregon, Idaho Agencies
Contract Awarded To Black Hills Ditching Company for Sewerage System Improvements
Contract for School Dormitory Awarded To Bryant Whiting
Indian Income from Minerals Other Than Oil And Gas Seems Headed For Record Total
Indian Bureau Awards Bridge Construction Contract for Colville
Federal Regulations on Mineral Leasing Of Indian Lands Changed
Seba Dalkai School Contract Awarded by Indian Bureau
Bureau of Indian Affairs Awards Yakima Reservation Road Contracts
Department Offers 65,000 Acres On Colorado River Indian Reservation For Unit Agricultural Development Lease
Chilson Announces Decision on Rosebud Tax Question
Road Construction Contract Awarded Arizona Bidder
Peoria Membership Roll Published In Federal Register
New Indian Bureau Superintendents Named For South Dakota And Arizona Agencies
Over 1,000,000 Acres Added To Indian Tribal Land Holdings in Last Three Years
Indian Road Contract Awarded To Rapid City Bidder
Indian Bureau Awards Contract For School Dormitory Construction At Richfield, Utah
Contract Awarded For Sewage Treatment Plant Fort Apache Reservation
Contract for Klamath Irrigation Project Awarded Eugene Bidder
Contracts for Construction Of Earth Filled Flood Control Structures On Papago Indian Reservation Awarded
Seaton Urges Enactment of Bills Ending Federal Responsibility For 38 California Rancherias As Requested By Indians
Address By Glenn L. Emmons, Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Before Congress
Contract Awarded For Bullhead Day School
Contract for Construction of Twenty Earthen Stock Water Tanks on Papago Indian Reservation Awarded To Arizona Contractor
Road Construction Contract Awarded California Bidder
Wyandotte Membership Roll Published In Federal Register
Bids for Oil and Gas Leases On Indian Lands In Southwest Top $45,000,000 Mark In Six Months
Albuquerque Firm Awarded Contract For Major School Construction Project On Navajo Indian Reservation
New Indian Bureau Superintendents in Utah And Montana
Culvert Pipe Contract For Papago Indian Reservation Awarded To Division Of United States Steel Corp
Contract Awarded To Yuma Bidder for Construction of Key Element in Colorado River Indian Irrigation Project
Acreage Limits on Mineral Leasing of Indian Lands Liberalized
Emmons will be in Portland for the American Banker Association Committee Meeting
Four Paiute Indian Bands Given Full Autonomy
Indian Commissioner Praises Northwest Indian Scholarship Programs
Contract Awarded For Construction Of Earthfill Dam On Wyoming Indian Reservation
Loan Regulations Broadened To Aid Indian Tribes In Attracting Industry
Contract for Navajo Road Link Awarded To Phoenix Bidder
Indian Bureau Reports Educational and Economic Progress In Fiscal 1956
New Superintendents Named for Indian Agencies in Montana and New Mexico
Irrigation Pump Contract Awarded
Emmons Statement On Creek Indian Claims
Warehouse Construction Contract on Indian Irrigation Project In Idaho Awarded To Pocatello Bidder