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White Earth Reservation
Amy

All Indian tribes have names for themselves. The largest Indian group in Minnesota calls itself Anis… Read More

Janet Campbell Hale ~ Coeur d'Alene
Carol

Janet Campbell Hale (born January 11, 1946, Riverside, California) is a Native American writer. Her… Read More

Moapa Paiutes
Amy

The Moapa people strive to preserve our legends, songs and dances. Read More

Leslie Marmon Silko ~ Laguna Pueblo
Carol

Leslie Marmon Silko (born Leslie Marmon; born March 5, 1948) is a Native American writer of the Lagu… Read More

Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma History
Amy

The ancestral home of the Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma consisted of some 5,000 square miles along what is… Read More

Sherman Alexie ~ Spokane
Carol

Sherman Joseph Alexie, Jr. (born October 7, 1966) is a poet, writer, and filmmaker. Much of his writ… Read More

Unpacking the Clown Car of Early GOP Presidential Hopefuls I...

Unpacking the Clown Car of Early GOP Presidential Hopefuls I have too much self-preservation instinc… Read More

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe Helps Grant Super Bowl XLIX...

The Snoqualmie Indian Tribe Helps Grant Super Bowl XLIX WishesSome families will be attending Super… Read More

New Chairman and Tribal Council Elected by Yocha Dehe...

New Chairman and Tribal Council Elected by Yocha Dehe CitizensNewly elected Tribal Chairman Leland K… Read More

Great Plains Symposium to Bring Native Scholars,...

Great Plains Symposium to Bring Native Scholars, TalentRegistration is now open for the 2015 Great P… Read More

Yellowstone River Oil Spill Raises Concerns About Keystone XL...

Yellowstone River Oil Spill Raises Concerns About Keystone XL ImpactAs ice continues to hamper clean… Read More

Juneau Schools Swap Out Controversial History Books for Natives...

Juneau Schools Swap Out Controversial History Books for Natives Who Actually Lived ItFour books deal… Read More

1637 The Pequot War
Amy

The image depicts the attack on the Pequot fortified village at Mystic on June 5, 1637. Read More

Nathan Jackson ~ Tlingit
Carol

Nathan Jackson (born August 29, 1938) is an American artist. He is among the most important living T… Read More

Mashantucket Pequot Tribe
Amy

The history of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation is one of dramatically changing fortunes. Read More

Willard Stone ~ Cherokee
Carol

Willard Stone (February 29, 1916 – March 5, 1985) was an important Native American artist of the 20t… Read More

Little Traverse Bay Bands
Amy

On Sept. 21, 1994, the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians (LTBB) was federally reaffirmed wi… Read More

Dugan Aguilar ~ Maidu
Carol

Robert Dugan Aguilar is a Native American photographer whose work has been exhibited by major museum… Read More

History of Lac du Flambeau
Amy

The Band has inhabited the Lac du Flambeau area since 1745 when Chief Keeshkemun led the Band to the… Read More

Jean Fredericks ~ Hopi
Carol

Jean Fredericks (born in 1906) was a Hopi photographer. He grew up in Old Oraibi, Arizona, a village… Read More

La Jolla Indian Reservation
Amy

The La Jolla Indian Reservation was established by Executive Order of the President of the United St… Read More

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White Earth Reservation

White Earth Reservation

All Indian tribes have names for themselves. The largest Indian group in Minnesota
Moapa Paiutes

Moapa Paiutes

The Moapa people strive to preserve our legends, songs and
Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma History

Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma History

The ancestral home of the Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma consisted of some 5,000 square
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