A Guide to the Michael Two Horses Collection, undated Ms2006-001

A Guide to the Michael Two Horses Collection, undated

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2006-001


Special Collections, Virginia Tech

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Processed by: Special Collections Staff

Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Colletion Number
Michael Two Horses Collection, undated
Physical Characteristics
2.8 cu. ft. 2 boxes
Two Horses, Michael
The collection contains a combination of academic papers, personal papers and research, drawings, correspondence, thesis and dissertation materials, and some artifacts from Two Horses' career as a student, scholar, and activist.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Michael Two Horses Collection must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Michael Two Horses Collection, Ms2006-001, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Michael Two Horses Collection was donated to Special Collections in August 2005.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Michael Two Horses Collection was completed in 2006. Additional description was completed in 2012, when a finding aid was created.

Biographical Note

Michael Two Horses was a scholar, researcher, and activist. From the fall of 2003 until the time of his death in late December 2003, he was a visiting instructor in the American Indian Studies Program and the Humanities Program, within the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies. He was also a member of the Virginia Tech Commission on Equal Opportunity and Diversity. More biographical information is available in his obituary online.

Scope and Content

The collection contains a combination of academic papers, personal papers and research, drawings, correspondence, thesis and dissertation materials, and some artifacts from Two Horses' career as a student, scholar, and activist.


The collection is arranged in folder by subject/materials type. Folders are in alphabetical order.

Index Terms


  • Faculty
  • University Archives
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Contents List

Box-folder 1-1
Aboriginal Organizations and Services, British Columbia, 1999
Box-folder 1-2
Animal Liberation Primer
Box-folder 1-3
Arizona Territory Gourd Society, INC.
Box-folder 1-4
Box-folder 1-5
Box-folder 1-6
Bibliographies, American Indian Studies
Box-folder 1-7
Caucasian American Workbook
Box-folder 1-8
Chinook Washington State University Yearbook, 1996
Box-folder 1-9
Columbus- Teacher Resources
Box-folder 1-10
Day Calendar, 2002
Box-folder 1-11
Dissertation Proposal
Box-folder 1-12
Indian School Days
Box-folder 1-13
Box-folder 1-14
"Drumming Up Resistance: The Anti-Indian Movement in Montana"
Box-folder 1-15
Financial Aid
Box-folder 1-16
Grade Reports/Transcripts
Box-folder 1-17
Handwritten Notes
Box-folder 1-18
"Hitchita!"- Greg Sevier Homicide, 1992
Box-folder 1-19
Indian Mascots
Box-folder 1-20
Indian Hating
Box-folder 1-21
Indian Identity
Box-folder 1-22
Lakota Ceremonial Songs
Box-folder 1-23
Lakota Language- 1
Box-folder 1-24
Lakota Language- 2
Box-folder 1-25
Law School
Box-folder 1-26
Letters- Academic
Box-folder 1-27
Letters- Personal
Box-folder 1-28
"Little White People- A Rhyme"
Box-folder 1-29
Box-folder 1-31
Makah Indians- 2
Box-folder 1-32
Makah- 1
Box-folder 1-33
Makah- 2
Box-folder 1-34
Makah Whaling Questionnaire- 1
Box-folder 1-35
Makah Whaling Questionnaire- 2
Box-folder 1-36
Makah Whaling Questionnaire- 3
Box-folder 2-1
Masters Degree Study Plan- Two Horses
Box-folder 2-2
Memorial Song
Box-folder 2-3
Military Patches
Box-folder 2-4
Box-folder 2-5
Newspaper Articles
Box-folder 2-6
Pacific Northwest Quarterly, 1996-2000
Box-folder 2-7
Peltier, Leonard, 1978-1993
Box-folder 2-8
Personnel Forms
Box-folder 2-9
Box-folder 2-10
Box-folder 2-11
Pow Wows
Box-folder 2-12
Box-folder 2-13
Box-folder 2-14
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society- 1
Box-folder 2-15
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society- 2
Box-folder 2-16
Box-folder 2-17
Box-folder 2-18
Teaching Evaluations
Box-folder 2-19
Thesis- General
Box-folder 2-20
Thesis- Chapters 1-5
Box-folder 2-21
Thesis- Chapters 6-Bibliography
Box-folder 2-22
Tieri, Mike- Class Papers
Box-folder 2-23
Tieri, Mike- Class Papers 2
Box-folder 2-24
Tieri, Mike- Oral Interview
Box-folder 2-25
Tipis, Indian
Box-folder 2-26
Treaties, Indian
Box-folder 2-27
Tribal Directory, 1999
Box-folder 2-28
Two Horses, Mike Class Papers
Box-folder 2-29
Two Horses/ Tieri Personal Papers
Box-folder 2-30
Box-folder 2-31
Washington Tribes and Reservations
Box-folder 2-32
"We Know Who The Real Indians Are" Two Horses, Michael
Box-folder 2-33
Weapons- Indian
Box-folder 2-34
Western Shoshoni Dictionary Project
Box-folder 2-35
Wounded Knee
Box-folder 2-36
Writing Samples