Sioux: Custer Battlefield National Monument

Database ID27065
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionShepherd, G.F.
File/Item Reference79
Date of creation1954-1976
Physical description/extent1 folder; 1 mm of textual records
Number of images1
Historical noteMr. Shepherd was a farmer, author and curator of the Western Development Museum, Saskatoon. His papers consist of personal correspondence, 1938-1977, subject files, 1933-1977; books, 1961-1977 and newspapers. Among the subject files are ones on the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the Cypress Hills area, Sioux Indians, and the Western Development Museum.
Scope and contentCorrespondence from the Superintendent of the Custer Battlefield National Monument Crow Agency regarding Shepherd's inquiry into a John Mulvaney painting there as well as their photograph collection. Accompanying that letter is a list of the books sold at the Museum. Further correspondence between regarding a letter from Major Walsh and photograph requests and permissions requests is included.
Restrictions on accessThere are no restrictions on access.
Copyright holderUnknown
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesCorrespondence
Provenance Access PointShepherd, G.F.
PlaceSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Crow Agency, Montana, United States
Treaty boundariesInternational
Cultural regionPlains
NamesLuce, E.S.
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890 (Chief)
takwanāw kā-apit
Walsh, James Morrow, 1840-1905
Armed Forces
Sioux - unspecified Dakota/Lakota/Nakota
Date Range(s)1950-1959
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