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Klamath Management Specialist papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Bx 125

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence and documents from the files of T.B. Watters.


  • 1954-1958


Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use note

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical/Historical note

Public Law 587, Aug. 13, 1954, as amended, provided for "the termination of Federal supervision over the property of the Klamath Tribe of Indians." Section 5 of the Act provided for the selection and retention by contract of management specialists to oversee and arrange for orderly termination. On May 9, 1955 Secretary of the Interior Douglas McKay signed a contract with management specialists T. B. Watters, W. L. Phillips and Eugene G. Favell, as Klamath Management Specialists.


1.5 linear feet

Language of Materials



The collection consists of correspondence and documents from the files of Klamath Management Specialist T.B. Watters.

General Physical Description note

1 container

Processing Information note

Collection is processed.

Guide to the Klamath Management Specialist papers
Preliminary Description
Finding aid prepared by University of Oregon Libraries, Archivists' Toolkit Project Team
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA