Snyder Act Education from LVA: Indian Citizenship Act


250 thistle logo

ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA

250 thistle logo

START YOUR FREE TRIAL

Advertisement

Log In · Join

  • Demystified
  • Quizzes
  • Galleries
  • Lists
  • On This Day
  • Biographies
  • Newsletters

START YOUR FREE TRIAL

Advertisement

Search Britannica

What are you looking for?
Browse popular topics:
  • Cuban Revolution
  • Nullification crisis
  • Dred Scott decision
  • Monroe Doctrine
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald

Bring fact-checked results to the top of your browser search.
Learn More.

chrome store logo

Snyder Act

United States [1924]
THIS IS A DIRECTORY PAGE. Britannica does not currently have an article on this topic.

Learn about this topic in these articles:

Native American history and citizenship issue

  • Navajo Supreme Court justices questioning counsel during a hearing.

    In Native American: Reorganization

    The earlier Snyder Act (1924) had extended citizenship to all Indians born in the United States, opening the door to full participation in American civic life. But few took advantage of the law, and a number of states subsequently excluded them from the franchise. During the reorganization…

    Read More