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Navajo Indians

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Howard M. and Kathleen S. Bahr papers

Identifier: MSS 8963
Scope and Contents

Professional papers of Howard M. Bahr and Kathleen S. Bahr, including research and data on sociology of the family and gender roles, the sociology of religion and in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and Native American studies, particularly Navajo employment. Includes raw data computer printouts, surveys and analysis of research results, final reports, presentation materials, research notes, and transcribed interviews. Materials dated 1960-2019.

Dates: 1960-2019

Center for Business and Economic Research newsletters, 1970-1975

 Series — Carton 10: Series 4 [Barcode: 31197239242198]
Identifier: UA 639 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains newsletters to affiliates of the center. The newsletters pertain to recent activity and events of the center.

Dates: 1970-1975

Center for Business and Economic Research records

Identifier: UA 639
Scope and Contents

Contains newsletters and research reports from studies conducted by the center. The reports were conducted on Navajo small businesses, Utah businesses, and small businesses.

Dates: 1959-1979

Center for Business and Economic Research reports on Navajo small business study, 1972-1975

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197233262952], Folder: 1-17
Identifier: UA 639 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains reports from Navajo small businesses that were associated with the center. The reports pertain to the research studies that were conducted by individuals from the center about the Navajo Indians.

Dates: 1972-1975

Dean of Students films on Native Americans

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 762
Scope and Contents

Contains three motion pictures that were used as information resources by the Dean of Students' Office. Includes a documentary on Mexican Indians entitled "The Tarahumara" done by James Dearden for the Multicultural Educational Department; a documentary entitled "Beauty Before Me: Navajo Weavers" done by Michael Van Wagenen and Shaun Jorgensen; and a drama entitled "A Different Drum" done by Wetzel Whitaker.

Dates: 1974-1984

Howard M. and Kathleen S. Bahr fieldwork surveys and codebooks, 1974-2002

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8963 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains raw data on computer printouts, codebooks, computer analysis output, scantron sheets, transcribed interviews, and survey answers. Studies include the Utah Family Roles Survey, the Navajo Labor Force Survey, Life in Large Families survey, women's issues 1981 study, 1798-1979 divorce study, the Grenada Secondary School Study with Stan Albrecht and Bruce Chadwick, the Pendleton Employment Survey, Seattle Indian High School Study on Indian-White relations, Intervention Study, Physical...
Dates: 1974-2002

Howard M. and Kathleen S. Bahr research materials, 1976-2012

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8963 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains research results, analysis, drafts, presentation materials, reports, correspondence, notes, and other related documents pertaining to the research of Howard M. Bahr and Kathleen S. Bahr. Topics include the population and social characteristics of Escalante, Utah, the Family Intervention Study from 1975, the Navajo Labor Force Survey, Indian Placement studies, Grenada High School students, religiosity and delinquincy, premarital sex and delinquency in Latter-day Saint teens,...
Dates: 1976-2012

Howard M. Bahr biographical materials, 1964, 2019

 Series — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2 [Barcode: 31197205394833], Folder: 1-2
Identifier: MSS 8963 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains the 1964 thesis of Howard Bahr, titled Violations of Academic Freedom in the U.S., 1933-1963, and Howard's 2019 resume.

Dates: 1964; 2019

Harmon Percy Marble photographs of Native Americans

Identifier: MSS 9198
Scope and Contents

Contains 22 original photographic prints of Native Americans taken by Harmon Percy Marble between 1911 and 1926, when he worked for the Government Indian Service. Several different tribes are photographed including the Navajo, Menominee, and Hopi. The only state identified as the location of these photos is Arizona.

Dates: approximately 1911-1926

Multicultural Education Department administrative records, 1968-1985

Identifier: UA 1225 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains the administrative records of the Multicultural Education Department, dated 1968 to 1985. Includes memorandums, letters, admission lists, financial records, and publications. Topics include BYU's Navajo Indian scholarship program, Lamanite Generation performance group, interaction with the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, and various student life programs for Native Americans at BYU, including conferences and student organizations.

Dates: 1968-1985