FRED R. HARRIS COLLECTION
Box and Folder Inventory
Box 284

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Box 284: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Committees, 1967--LaDonna Harris, Personal Mail, 1965-1966

F1: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Committees, 1967
Topics include suggested membership lists.

F2: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Committees and Reports, 1965-1966
Topics include application of construction criteria to the Public Health Services Indian Hospital in Claremore, Oklahoma; Lawton Community Relations Council; intergroup relations committee survey; meeting minutes; and Indian health programs.

F3: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Conference, 1965-1966
Topics include constitution and by-laws, membership lists, and Indian Opportunity conference.
Correspondents include Joseph M. Montoya and Dan B. McDevitt.

F4: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Constitution and By-laws, 1965
Topics include versions of the constitution and by-laws and articles of incorporation.

F5: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Correspondence, 1964-1965
Topics include memoranda, Indian Opportunity conference, clippings, and Indian education.
Correspondents include W.W. Keeler, Paul Pitts, Fisher Muldrow, L.P. Towle, Reaves Nahwooksy, and Emily H. Ferris.

F6: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Correspondence, January-May 1966
Topics include clippings, Indian life in urban settings, Service Report for American Indian Center, Inc., “National Hall of Fame for Famous American Indians” (pamphlet), Feasibility Study under Section 207 Housing Act of 1967, and memoranda.
Correspondents include John B. O’Hara.

F7: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Correspondence, June-December 1966
Topics include “Emotional Problems in Oklahoma Indians—Problems of Adolescents and Young Adults” (paper by Daniel M.A. Freeman), OIO meetings, OIO involvement, and The Survival of American Indian Association, Inc. newsletter.
Correspondents include Nick Wyckoff and Daniel M.A. Freeman.

F8: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Correspondence, January-March 1967
Topics include training center shops, pamphlets, Indian health care, and “What are Some Alternatives for Reservation Indian People?” (paper).
Correspondents include Patricia S. Anderson and E. Bruce Cafky.

F9: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Correspondence, April-October 1967
Topics include World News Spring 1967 newsletter, employment opportunities, Indian youth participation, offers of aid, clippings, Indian education, Hills Business University newsletter September 1967, and small business assistance.
Correspondents include Betty Wilson, Murray Benson, Mrs. Eugene Rice, and E. Bruce Cafky.

F10: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Employment, 1966-1967
Topics include resumes, employment opportunities, daily record, employment assistance, resignations, memoranda, employee terminations, and Mary McCormick.
Correspondents include Deborah Brown.

F11: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Final Utah Report, 1966
Topics include memoranda, addresses, application for training grants, and highlights of proposed training grants.

F12: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), First Drafts of 1967 Proposal, 1966-1967
Topics include proposed budget, proposal for social-educational skills training program, action training manual in leadership, and State Plan for Community Service and Continuing Education Programs.

F13: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Founding Correspondence, 1965
Topics include OIO formation meetings.

F14: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Indian Achievement Week, 1965-1967
Topics include OIO Achievement Awards, highway map of Washington, D.C., “American Indians—New Destiny” (Fred R. Harris statement), memoranda, conference schedule, Overall Planning Committee suggestions for 1967 conference, 1967 annual report, and OIO newsletter November 1967. 
Correspondents include Stewart L. Udall, Hubert H. Humphrey, and Sargent Shriver.

F15: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Leadership Training Manual, n.d.
Topics include Action Training Manual in Leadership.

F16: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Lists, 1965
Topics include Oklahoma artists, tribes under Muskogee area office jurisdiction, initial meeting attendees, invitations, and membership lists.

F17: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Membership List, 1966
Topics include directors and officers.

F18: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Minutes of Meetings, 1965-1966
Topics include initial meeting, formation of OIO, and board of directors meetings.

F19: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Notebook, 1964-1966
Topics include introduction to OIO, budget, application for training grant, general information and data on OIO, Housing and Home Finance Agency, housing programs, fact sheets, education opportunities, education assistance, Oklahoma employment agencies, Oklahoma State Tech course schedule, job training, employment assistance, Indian health programs, formation of OIO, and meeting minutes.

F20: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Personnel, 1966-1967
Topics include staff information, budget, clippings, position responsibilities, memoranda, position appointments, and resignations.

F21: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Press, 1966
Topics include press releases and American Indian policy.

F22: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Private File, 1965-1966
Topics include forced resignation, Pat Hayes, administrative issues, and Indian Achievement Week plans.
Correspondents include Pat Hayes and Harold Cameron.

F23: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Purpose, n.d.
Topics include purpose statement and needs of Indians in poverty.

F24: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Re-training, 1967
Topics include pamphlet and lecture outlines.

F25: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Suggestions for Improvements, 1966
Topics include training program suggestions.

F26: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Summaries of Programs, 1967-1968
Topics include youth work orientation program, referral centers, youth conferences, youth councils, youth programs, research proposal of behavioral patterns of Indian elementary students, administrative costs of social action and research programs, community development programs, Project Peace Pipe, summer research project, accounting balance sheet, and 1967-1968 annual report.

F27: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Summary of Proposal and David Feagel’s Report, 1966
Topics include general information and data on OIO, introduction to OIO, program planning, budgets, and summary of OIO proposal.

F28: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Talent Search, 1967
Topics include scholarship finalists.

F29: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Tulsa and Oklahoma City, 1966-1967
Topics include referral centers and clothing donations.

F30: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA), 1967
Topics include VISTA Volunteer June and July issues.

F31: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Work Orientation Program, n.d.
Topics include letter agreement and weekly time sheet.

F32: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Youth Conference, 1967
Topics include brochures, scholarship information, conference speaker, and “OIO Youthletter” (newsletter).
Correspondents include Robert F. Kennedy.

F33: LaDonna Harris, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO), Youth Opportunity, n.d.
Topics include notes.

F34: LaDonna Harris, Pan American Development Foundation, 1964-1966
Topics include “Poverty and the Oklahoma Indian” (article), 1965 annual report, “Partners for Progress” (newsletter), Operation Children, and clippings.

F35: LaDonna Harris, Paul Maxwell Art Exhibit, 1966
Topics include “Paul Maxwell” (booklet), membership lists, invitation lists, memoranda, reception for Paul Maxwell, and exhibition invitation responses.
Correspondents include B. Everett Jordan, Richard Russell, Carl T. Curtis, Joseph D. Tydings, and Stuart Symington.

F36: LaDonna Harris, Personal File, 1961-1972
Topics include cards, Oklahomans for Indian Opportunity (OIO) information sheet, “The Tulsa Indian Women’s Club 1964-1965” (booklet), meeting announcements, clippings, biographical information, memoranda, Oklahoma Health and Welfare Association, Senate Ladies Red Cross, invitations, press releases, Indian Opportunity conference, and book reviews.
Correspondents include Lady Bird Johnson and Carl Albert.

F37: LaDonna Harris, Personal Mail, 1965-1966
Topics include invitations, schedules, thank yous, and cards.
Correspondents include Harry J.W. Belvin and Overton James.

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