Blackfoot materials, William N. Fenton papers

Piik√°ni includes: Piegan, Pikuni, Peigan
Blackfoot includes: Niitsítapi, Blackfeet
1942, 1950
Fenton, William N., (William Nelson), 1908-2005 | Fickinger, Paul L. | Hanks, Lucien M.
Alberta--History | Montana--History | Politics and government | Social life and customs
Correspondence | Field notes
6+ folders
The Blackfoot material in the Fenton papers are found in Series I, including correspondence with Blackfeet Tribal Business Council, Felix Cohen, Paul L. Fickinger, and U.S. Dept. of Interior. See also Lucien M. Hanks in this same section for letter concerning field work among the Siksika (Northern Blackfoot) at Gleichen, Alberta in the 1940s. Series V contains Fenton's field notes from the Blackfeet Reservation in 1950.
William N. Fenton papers Mss.Ms.Coll.20