Elk v. Wilkins
1884 United States Supreme Court case
|Elk v. Wilkins|
|Argued April 28, 1884|
Decided November 3, 1884
|Full case name||John Elk v. Charles Wilkins|
|Citations||112 U.S. 94 (more)|
|An Indian cannot make himself a citizen of the United States without the consent and the co-operation of the government.|
|Majority||Gray, joined by Waite, Miller, Field, Bradley, Matthews, Blatchford|
|Dissent||Harlan, joined by Woods|
|Indian Citizenship Act|
- Rudolph C. Ryser (2012). Indigenous Nations and Modern States: The Political Emergence of Nations Challenging State Power. Routledge. p. 54. ISBN 978-0-415-80853-8. Retrieved June 10, 2020.
- Bryan H. Wildenthal (2003). Native American Sovereignty on Trial: A Handbook with Cases, Laws, and Documents. Santa Barbara, California, United States of America; Denver, Colorado, United States of America; Oxford, Englang, Great Britain: ABC-CLIO. p. 28. ISBN 1-57607-624-5. Retrieved June 10, 2020.
- "Elk v. Wilkins, 112 U.S. 94 (1884)". Justia Law. Retrieved 22 February 2023.