Published on September 1, 2012 by Carol
Name: How to Trace Your Native American Heritage
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Starring: Gregg Howard, Fay Sargent
Director: Chip Richie
Learn how to do your own research to claim your Native American heritage. It’s now possible to have your genealogical history at your fingertips. This DVD will take you through a step by step process in how to contact your tribe, where to look for government information, how to obtain a Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood and how to use the Dawes Rolls. It discusses the advantage of having Native American status and lists specific internet websites to aid you in your search as well as a list of federally recognized tribes. Interviews with knowledgeable people from the National Archives in Washington, D.C. as well other fields relating to genealogical history are interwoven giving encouragement to those seeking their true ancestry. Photographs and historical film, newspaper articles and documents are shown throughout emphasizing the importance of this aspect of self discovery. Background flute music is by William Gutierrez. Narration is by Gregg Howard. From the “Circle of Life” Series produced by Riche-Heape Films.