Judge Garfield W. Hood Oral History Interview (Transcript)

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Abstract/Description: Judge Garfield Hood discusses the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community (KBIC), the tribal court system, origins, the tribal police, Tribal autonomy, the Tribal Council, the Campaign of Human Development of the United States Catholic Conference, KBIC legal relations with other tribes in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and the Bureau of Indian Affairs, legal jurisdiction, taxation, identity, the American Indian Movement, the Bishop Baraga Pageant, hunting and fishing rights, Fred Dakota, the Jondreau family, judges, the Tribal Constitution, tribal membership, and tribal economics.

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Subject(s): Indians of North America
Catholic Church
Indian courts
Indian judges
Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, Michigan
Baraga County (Mich.)
Date Created: 1999-04-13