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Fort Lawton Takeover Resources

Digital Resources

This section compiles the digital items used in this project. Not all hyperlinked items are listed here. These are primarily other digital projects and informational resources used throughout the exhibit that can be referred to for further research on related topics.

The Library of Congress

The Magnolia Historical Society

Seattle Parks and Recreation

Our Documents

Washington Governor's Office of Indian Affairs

Historylink.org

The Seattle Times

AskHistorians

National Archives

Digital Projects

IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas, National Museum of the American Indian

The Civil Rights Act of 1964: A Long Struggle for Freedom, The Library of Congress

Urban Indians and Seattle's Civil Rights History, The Seattle Civil Rights & Labor History Project

Native Voices: Native Peoples' Concepts of Health and Illness, National Library of Medicine

Patterns of Removal, Humanities Action Lab

Bibliography

1. Jeffery C. Sanders, "The Battle for Fort Lawton: Competing Environmental Claims in Postwar Seattle," Pacific Historical Review 77, no. 2 (2008): 206.

2. Troy Johnson, Duane Champagne, and Joane Nagel, “American Indian Activism and Transformation: Lessons from Alcatraz,” in Contemporary Native American Political Issues, ed. Troy R. Johnson (Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 1999), 299. 

3. Sanders, "The Battle for Fort Lawton: Competing Environmental Claims in Postwar Seattle," 204.

4. Ibid., 228.

5. Karen Smith, "United Indians of All Tribes Meets the Press: New Coverage of the 1970 Occupation of Fort Lawton," Seattle Civil Rights & Labor History Project <https://depts.washington.edu/civilr/FtLawton_press.htm>

6. Ibid.

7. Sanders, "The Battle for Fort Lawton: Competing Environmental Claims in Postwar Seattle," 222.

8. Ibid., 230.

9. Ibid., 235.

10. Ibid., 210.

11. Smith, "United Indians of All Tribes Meets the Press: New Coverage of the 1970 Occupation of Fort Lawton."

12. Vine Deloria, Jr., Custer Died For Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1988), 55.

13. Stephen L. Pevar, The Rights of Indians and Tribes (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012), 12.

14. Gabriel Chrisman, "The Fish-in Protests at Franks Landing," Seattle Civil Rights & Labor History Project <https://depts.washington.edu/civilr/fish-ins.htm>

15. Ibid., Pevar.

16. Joseph Madsen, "Bernie Whitebear and the Urban Indian Fight for Land and Justice," Seattle Civil Rights & Labor History Project <https://depts.washington.edu/civilr/whitebear.htm>