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CHEROKEE NATION DEBUTS NEW EXHIBIT AT THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE AMERICAN INDIAN IN WASHINGTON, DC

“A Story of Cherokee Removal” will be displayed through December 2018 TAHLEQUAH — Cherokee Nation recently opened a new exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with the annual Cherokee Days festival. “A Story of Cherokee Removal” shares the story of removal on the infamous Trail of Tears […]

Native Americans and the Federal Government

Andrew Boxer traces the origins of a historical issue still as controversial and relevant today as in past centuries.Andrew Boxer | Published in History ReviewIssue 64 September 2009 A 1911 ad offering ‘allotted Indian land’ for sale At the start of the twentieth century there were approximately 250,000 Native Americans in the USA – just 0.3 per […]

Johnny Depp Intends To Buy Site Of Wounded Knee Massacre And Gift It Back To The Native American People

Actor Johnny Depp wants to purchase the historical landmark Wounded Knee and gift it back to the Native American people to help make right what went so wrong in 1890.Actor Johnny Depp disclosed that he intends to buy Wounded Knee, a national historic landmark, and gift it back to the Indian people. He shared that […]

NATIVE AMERICANS LEGEND

Native Americans, or the indigenous peoples of the Americas are the pre-Columbian inhabitants of North and South America, and their descendants. Those who live within the boundaries of the present-day United States are composed of numerous, distinct tribes, bands and ethnic groups, many of which survive as intact, sovereign nations. Most authorities agree that the […]

Native Americans and Africans Were Kept In Zoos As Exhibits Through the 1950s

Throughout the late 19th century, and well into the 1950’s, Africans and in some cases Native Americans, were kept as exhibits in zoos. Far from a relic from an unenlightened past, remnants of such exhibits have continued in Europe as late as the 2000’s. Throughout the early 20th century, Germany held what was termed a, […]