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The Resource Searching for my destiny, George Blue Spruce Jr., as told to Deanne Durrett

Searching for my destiny, George Blue Spruce Jr., as told to Deanne Durrett

Label
Searching for my destiny
Title
Searching for my destiny
Statement of responsibility
George Blue Spruce Jr., as told to Deanne Durrett
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Blue Spruce's journey begins on the Santa Fe Indian School campus with his parents' determination that their children would excel academically and obtain college degrees. After graduating from dental school, Dr. Blue Spruce planned to return to the pueblos to treat his people. As it turned out, his destiny reached far beyond: from the wilds of Montana to New York City to San Francisco to South America and back to the United States. In Washington DC, he presented the needs of American Indians to Congress and lunched with the president
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blue Spruce, George
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Durrett, Deanne
Series statement
American Indian lives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blue Spruce, George
  • Blue Spruce, George
  • Blue Spruce, George
  • Indian dentists
  • Dentists
  • Indians of North America
  • Dentists
  • Indians, North American
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Dentists
  • Indian dentists
  • Indians of North America
  • United States
Label
Searching for my destiny, George Blue Spruce Jr., as told to Deanne Durrett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Those who came before me -- Those who paved my way -- Campus brats, cousins, and the lessons of life -- Formal education, hard knocks, and rewards -- Creighton years -- Finally : Doctor Blue Spruce -- Lieutenant Blue Spruce, USN -- Indian Health Service dentist -- From the wilds of Montana to New York City -- Merchant Marines -- Back to school -- Off to South America -- Back in the States -- Special assistant, Bureau of Health Manpower Education -- Career change : the "money man" -- King of the hill -- Finally : director of the program closest to my heart -- Assistant Surgeon General -- Come, follow me -- To those who hold our future
Control code
ocn593239978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 294 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803226265
Lccn
2009018552
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 242386
  • 22573/ctt1dgkz5b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593239978
Label
Searching for my destiny, George Blue Spruce Jr., as told to Deanne Durrett
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Those who came before me -- Those who paved my way -- Campus brats, cousins, and the lessons of life -- Formal education, hard knocks, and rewards -- Creighton years -- Finally : Doctor Blue Spruce -- Lieutenant Blue Spruce, USN -- Indian Health Service dentist -- From the wilds of Montana to New York City -- Merchant Marines -- Back to school -- Off to South America -- Back in the States -- Special assistant, Bureau of Health Manpower Education -- Career change : the "money man" -- King of the hill -- Finally : director of the program closest to my heart -- Assistant Surgeon General -- Come, follow me -- To those who hold our future
Control code
ocn593239978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 294 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803226265
Lccn
2009018552
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 242386
  • 22573/ctt1dgkz5b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593239978

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