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Who described the increasing bureaucratization of Indian affairs throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Indian/white relations typically consisted of white and Native American warfare as depicted in Robert Utley's The Last Days of the Sioux Nation. Robert Berkhofer's The White Man's Indian exemplified the quintessential stereotypical viewpoints of Native Americans by the mainstream society from the Columbian period to the era of movies and television. All other works, whether discussing education, pan-Indianism, or reservation lifestyle, appeared to fall under the rubric of at least one of these three areas.

In turn, all of the above were associated with the American Nationalist Confederation headed by George Deatherage of St. Albans, West Virginia. 40 By the summer of 1938, AIF members and Collett openly appeared in the company of pro-Fascist sympathizers. " Furthermore, in August the German-American Bund House in Los Angeles featured Winslow J. Couro, National Treasurer of the Federation, as a guest speaker at a meeting which an undetermined number of American Indians attended. " That year the Militant Christian Patriots and the German-Ameri- Page 19 can Bund joined the AIF in demanding a Congressional Investigation into American Indian conditions.

His inquiries about Jemison proved particularly fruitful. Jemison herself claimed that the Senecas had questioned her motives for five years but now considered her so reliable that they had once paid her one hundred dollars. William Harrison, Special Agent at the New York Agency in Salamanca, New York, disagreed and informed his superior that the Seneca Council had not authorized Jemison to represent them at the hearings. "Mrs. 24 Conflicting but equally damaging information came from John Snyder, a Seneca attorney in Irving, New York, and a strong Collier supporter, who told Collier he suspected a conspiracy involving Jemison.

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