Overview of the American Philosophical Society Center for Native American and Indigenous Research

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In this video, Brian Carpenter, Curator of Native American Materials, American Philosophical Society, discusses the history of the American Philosophical Society (APS) and materials relating to indigenous community. This video describes the Center for Native American and Indigenous Research at the APS, and how individuals and communities may access materials. This video supplements the session "The American Philosophical Society: A Guide to the World’s Oldest and Largest Source of Indigenous Archival Materials" given at the 2018 ATALM annual conference held in Prior Lake, Minnesota, on October 8-11, 2018.