Dictionary of Wisconsin History
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Term: Indian Reorganization Act (1934)
Definition: federal law that ended allotments and federal boarding schools, permitted the U.S. to restore to Indian nations some of the lands lost since 1887, and authorized tribal self-government.
[Source: 25 U.S.C. 461; Loew, Patty. Indian Nations of Wisconsin (Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2001).]