Scope and Contents
The collection consists of correspondence and documents from the files of T.B. Watters.
- Watters, T. B. (Person)
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.
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
Processing Information note
Collection is processed.
- Indian termination policy Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Klamath Indian Tribe of Oregon Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Klamath Indians -- Government relations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Klamath Indians -- Legal status, laws, etc. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Watters, T. B.
- 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.