The History of Lumbee Regional Development Association, Inc. (1968-1985)

Record Number: 
842
Citation: 

Jacobs, Ben. “The History of Lumbee Regional Development Association, Inc. (1968-1985).” Unpublished typescript. 80 p. and appendices.

Annotation: 

Documents the formation and accomplishments of LRDA, emphasizing individuals who played key roles, causes supported, and projects initiated. Covers: LRDA’s administrative structure, Lumbee Homecoming, the N.C. Comm. of Indian Affairs, aid to Indian-owned businesses, relations with Tuscaroras, ending double-voting, the “Save Old Main” movement, aid to Strike at the Wind!, impact on Indian affairs and organizations at the local, state, and national levels, and Lumbee River Legal Services. Includes lists of board members and biographical sketches of LRDA leaders.

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no
First Appeared in 1994 Book?: 
yes
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