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Author Thorne, Tanis C.

Title The world's richest Indian : the scandal over Jackson Barnett's oil fortune / Tanis C. Thorne
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 292 pages) : illustrations
Contents ""Contents""; ""Chronology""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Please Pass the Injin Territory""; ""2 The Making of the Incompetent Indian""; ""3 Tar Baby, 1912�1920""; ""4 Anna, Adventuress of a Most Dangerous Type, 1920�1923""; ""5 Dividing the Estate, 1921�1923""; ""6 ""Poor Rich Indians"" and the Turning Political Tide, 1923�1925""; ""7 Battle Royal: Litigation over the Jackson Barnett Estate, 1925�1928""; ""8 Who Will Guard the Guardians? Indian Policy on Trial, 1924�1928""; ""9 Witch Hunts: The Senate Subcommittee Investigation, 1928�1929""; ""10 The Gilded Cage, 1926�1938""
""11 The Battle of Wilshire Boulevard""""12 Speculative and Protracted Litigation""; ""Epilogue: A Matter of Trust""; ""Appendices""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-279) and index
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Subject Barnett, Jackson, 1856-1934.
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs -- History.
United States. Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes.
Baptists -- Oklahoma -- History.
Creek Indians -- Biography.
Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Indians of North America -- Oklahoma -- Government relations.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0195162331 (alk. paper)
0198036779 (electronic bk.)
9780195162332 (alk. paper)
9780198036777 (electronic bk.)