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Lawrence "Larry" Kelly Papers, 1941-1987 | University Archives

By Leonard Martin and Catherine Keenan

Collection Overview

Title: Lawrence "Larry" Kelly Papers, 1941-1987Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1978-1987
ID: 02/17/U0136
Extent: 8.0 Boxes
Arrangement: This collection is arranged at the folder level by document type.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2002
Subjects: Anthropology -- United States, Depressions -- 1929, Indians of North America -- History, Interviews, Society for Applied Anthropology
Languages: English

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Abstract

This collection contains court records, recordings, and transcriptions of interviews conducted by UNT history professor Lawrence C. Kelly. The interviews found within boxes 1-3 and 6-8 concern Kelly's anthropological research and the research of his peers on Native American communities during The Great Depression. The court cases in boxes 4 and 5 concern Native American affairs.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Boxes 1-3 contain the recordings and transcriptions of interviews Professor Kelly had with numerous applied anthropologists between the late 1970s and the late 1980s. These interviews were focused on anthropological research conducted with various Native American communities during The Great Depression. Boxes 4-5 contain numerous transcripts of court cases involving Native American affairs. Boxes 6-8 contain anthropological research correspondence with the Society for Applied Anthropology as well as interview transcripts and correspondence with assorted anthropologists.

Collection Historical Note

Lawrence “Larry” C. Kelly was a former professor of history at North Texas State University (now the University of North Texas). Kelly’s professional specialization focused on Native American history and United States policies concerning Indigenous populations. Professor Kelly published a great many articles including; “The Indian Reorganization Act: The Dream and the Reality” (1975), “Anthropology and Anthropologists in the Indian New Deal” (1980), and “Federal Indian Policy” (1990). Kelly’s relationship with anthropologists was of mutual benefit; much of the professor’s published work drew from information gleaned in the interviews of professional anthropologists and Lawrence Kelly is frequently cited in accredited academic anthropological papers.

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Administrative Information

Repository: University Archives
Access Restrictions: Portions of this collection are restricted as noted in the Finding Aid. Please contact UNT Special Collections for more information.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.
Technical Access Note: Portions of this collection require special audio equipment to access materials such as the reel-to-reel tapes and cassettes. Please contact the UNT Special Collections Department for more information.
Related Materials:

Kelly, Lawrence C. 1983.The Assault on Assimilation: John Collier and the Origin of Indian Policy Reform. Olympic Marketing Corp.

Kelly, Lawrence C. 1990. Federal Indian Policy. New York: Chelsea House.

Kelly, Lawrence C. 1980. "Anthropology and Anthropologists in the Indian New Deal."Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences 16 (1): 6-24.

Kelly, Lawrence C. 1975. "The Indian Reorganization Act: The Dream and the Reality." Pacific Historical Review 44 (3): 291-312. doi: 10.2307/3638029.

Preferred Citation: Lawrence "Larry" Kelly Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections
Finding Aid Revision History: Catherine Keenan processed an accretion to the collection in March 2017. This finding aid was revised in September 2017 by Hailey LaRock to clarify the collection content, amend spelling errors and dates, and add other missing information.
Other Note: Lawrence "Larry" Kelly Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 2: TapesAdd to your cart.
 
Item 1: Sophie Aberle, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1983-11-04Add to your cart.
In this interview, Sophie talks about a variety of different subjects such as different anthropologists like John Collier.
Item 2: Catherine Rayne, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1983-11-06Add to your cart.
 
Item 3: Charles Loomis, 1978-09-06Add to your cart.
This interview largely concerns Charles's career as a sociologist.
Item 4: Walter Goldschmidt, Reel 1, Los Angelos, California, 1979-10-21Add to your cart.
 
Item 5: Walter Goldschmidt, Reel 2, Los Angelos, California, 1979-10-21Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Walter's career as an anthropologist.
Item 6: Edward Kennard, Reno, Nevada, 1979-07-08Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Edward's career as an anthopologist.
Item 7: George Murdock, Devon, Pennsylvania, 1982-04-03Add to your cart.
 
Item 8: Esther L. Brown, 1983-08-14Add to your cart.
 
Item 9: Fred Eggan, University of Chicago, 1978-05-31Add to your cart.
 
Item 10: Robert Havighurst, University of Chicago, 1978-05-30Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Robert's career as an anthropologist.
Item 11: John Adair, San Francisco, California, 1980-04-11Add to your cart.
This interview concerns John's career as an anthropologist.
Item 12: Lauriston Sharp Interview, Cornell University, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Item 13: William Fenton Interview, Albany, New York, 1978-04-19Add to your cart.
This interview concerns William's career as an anthropologist.
Item 14: Eliot Chapple Interview, Nyack, New York, 1978-04-16Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Eliot's career as an anthropologist.
Item 15: Tom Sasaki, University of Notre Dame, Illinois, 1978-04-22Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Tom's career as an anthropologist.
Item 16: Charles Baldwin, Broadmead, Maryland, 1981-06-06Add to your cart.
 
Item 17: Anne Cook Smith, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1980-05-04Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Anne's career as an anthropologist.
Item 18: Helen Provinse, San Francisco, California, 1978-03-11Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Helen's career as an anthropologist.
Item 19: Whayne Bushey Interview, 1978-10-08Add to your cart.
 
Item 20: John Collier, Symposium: OAH Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1987-04-07Add to your cart.
 
Item 21: Esther Lucille Brown, San Francisco, California, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 22: Asael Hanson Interview, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1979-04-10Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Asael's career as an anthropologist.
Item 23: Hubbell Interview, T.J. Fairchild, Sun City, Arizona, Tape #1, 1979-03-29Add to your cart.
 
Item 24: Hubbell Interview, Sun City, Arizona, Tape #2, 1979-03-29Add to your cart.
 
Item 25: Hubbell Interview, Sun City, Arizona, Tape #3, 1979-03-29Add to your cart.
 
Item 26: Hubbell Project, Sun City, Arizona, Tape #4, 1979-03-29Add to your cart.
 
Item 27: Hubbell Project, Sun City, Arizona, Tape #5, 1979-03-29Add to your cart.
 
Item 28: La Charles Eckel Interview, 1979-05-26Add to your cart.
 
Item 29: 10 News Reels, undatedAdd to your cart.
 
Folder 30: Four Cassettes with Esther Lucille Brown, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 1: Volume Enhanced Copy of Interview with Esther Lucille Brown, Tape 1, San Francisco, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 2: Volume Enhanced Copy of Interview with Esther Lucille Brown, Tape 2, San Francisco, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 3: Volume Enhanced Copy of Interview with Esther Lucille Brown, Tape 3, San Francisco, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 4: Volume Enhanced Copy of Interview with Esther Lucille Brown, Tape 4, San Francisco, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 5: Esther Lucille Brown Interview Description, San Francisco, California, 1983-08-14-1983-08-15Add to your cart.
 
Item 31: Ernest Maes Interview, Ranch Santa Fe, California, 1979-10-18Add to your cart.
This interview concerns Ernest's career as an anthropologist.
Item 32: Jack Lambert-Marjorie Lambert Interview, 1982-08-19Add to your cart.
Worked for A.E. White After 1929.
Item 33: Lyle Saunders, 1983-05-02Add to your cart.
 
Item 34: Edward and Rosamund Spicer, Tucson, Arizona, 1978-03-10Add to your cart.
 
Item 35: Everett Hughes, 1981-03-14Add to your cart.
 
Item 36: Carleton Coon, Glouster, Massachussetts, 1981-03-15Add to your cart.
 

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