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  • Name of Archive: Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Archives and Special Collections
  • Description of Archive: "Archives & Special Collections acquires, describes and catalogs, preserves, and makes available original (primary) source materials and information services. It supports the information needs, primary research, and programs of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe and its members, Tribal employees, and the public. Archives & Special Collections supports research in Mashantucket Pequot history and culture in particular, as well as other Native North American histories and cultures. It supports research in social, political, and religious relations between Native Americans and non-Natives; the use and occupancy of lands by Native Americans; the roles of the colonial, federal, and state governments, especially those of Rhode Island and Connecticut, in Native affairs; the depiction of Native Americans in popular culture; as well as other subjects." [Excerpt from website]
  • Data and Document Types: artifacts, artwork, rooks, manuscripts, maps, newspapers, papers, photographs, records, video recordings
  • Topics: Native American Culture
  • Location of Archive: Mashantucket, CT