Curly Hair and Big Feet: Physical Anthropology and the Implementation of Land Allotment on the White Earth Chippewa Reservation

Looks at the court transcripts of the White Earth Chippewa Reservation land allotment fraud cases. Anthropological Professors Albert Jenks and Ales Hrdlicka provided testimony regarding "mixed blooded" and "full Indians" status based on physical characteristics.
David L. Beaulieu
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American Indian Quarterly, vol. 8, no. 4, Autumn, 1984, pp. 281-314
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Articles -- Scholarly, peer reviewed
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