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Native American Welfare Files, 1941 - 1973

Identifier: ACC 87-057:

Scope and Contents

This series contains various files regarding the welfare of Native Americans in South Dakota from 1941-1973, most files being from 1968-1973. Files include correspondence of the Chief of the Office of Legal Services; audit reports; copies of bills, case law reports, tribal resolutions, etc.; and legal office staff notes and memoranda.


  • 1941 - 1973
  • Majority of material found within 1968 - 1973


Files containing guardianship information or information about aid received by specific individuals are restricted from public access persuant to SDCL 25-6-15 and SDCL 28-1-29. These files are identified in the box list below.


1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

From the Record Group: English

Repository Details

Part of the South Dakota State Archives Repository

900 Governors Dr
Pierre South Dakota 57501 USA
605-773-6041 (Fax)