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1492 "in 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue" 1607 james town was a settlement in the colony of virginia . the settlement was located within the territory a political entity known as Tsenacommacah, the state of the Powhatan Confederacy, with around 14,000 native inhabitants, James town & Pocahontas 1788 A Lemhi Shoshone woman,
when she was about twelve, she and several other girls were kidnapped
about thirteen years of age, Sacagawea was taken as a wife by Toussaint Charbonneau
husband offer his wife to be apart of expedition
ho accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition, acting as an interpreter and guide, in their exploration of the Western United States.
traveled thousands of miles from North Dakota to the Pacific Ocean between 1804 and 1806.
1884 death? Sacagawea 1830 eastern native american reservation were forced to move west.
law signed by President Andrew Jackson to authorize the removal of Indian tribes to federal territory west of the Mississippi River.
native american leaders were "tricked" into signing treaties.
The Trail of Tears is a name given to the forced relocation and movement of Native American nations from southeastern parts of the United States following the Indian Removal Act of 1830.
there was 19 million native americans live in North America but by 1970 there were only 216,00, where did they go? Indian Removal Act / trail of tears 1831 Sitting Bull 1880 "I remember coming home and my grandma asked me to talk Indian to her and I said, 'Grandma, I don't understand you,' " Wright says. "She said, 'Then who are you?' "

Wright says he told her his name was Billy. " 'Your name's not Billy. Your name's 'TAH-rruhm,' " she told him. "And I went, 'That's not what they told me.' "

Boarding Schools 1939 1942 was a Pima Native American and an American Marine who was one of the six men immortalized in the iconic photograph of the flag raising on Iwo Jima during World War II Ira Hayes & Maria Tallchief 1964 William Mervin Mills was born in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, and was raised on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation for Oglala Sioux people. He was orphaned when he was twelve years old. and was raised by his grandmother. Mills took up running while attending the Haskell Institute, which is now known as Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas. Both a boxer and a runner in his youth, Mills gave up boxing to focus on running.

` Billy Mills 2012 Native americans today Code Talkers Grab / Grub Games Groove Other Information http://www.history.com/videos/sitting-bull#sitting-bull http://www.history.com/videos/pocahontas#pocahontas sitting bull was born in 1831 in what now is callled south Dakota .
When Sitting Bull was young he was chosen as leader of the Strong Heart Society. In June 1863 took up arms against the United States for the first time. Columbus led his three ships - the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria - out of the Spanish port of Palos on August 3, 1492. His objective was to sail west until he reached Asia (the Indies) billy mill was born on june 30,1938 For the tens of thousands of Indians who went to boarding schools, it's largely remembered as a time of abuse and desecration of culture.
'Kill the Indian ... Save the Man'
was it voluntary? NO!
culture shock.

Navajo FRied bread Indian TACOS!!! Shortly after landing, many of the island's inhabitants assembled on the beach and Columbus gave them gifts of red hats and beads. The natives reciprocated with gifts of parrots, cotton and other goods. In describing the natives, Columbus wrote: "They go as naked as when their mothers bore them, and so do the women, although I did not see more than one girl. They are very well made, with very handsome bodies, and very good countenances." BEANSS:) Modern Day Native people still have and retain a rich range of traditional food Cornbread Turkey Cranberry HominY it a term use to describe native americans who use there language as a code to fight during the world war two.
the name code talkers are strongly associated by the Navajo tribe but much more native american indians were participation as well.
Navajo language is so complex that no one
could understand.

*Native American is music that is used, created and performed by Native Americans,

*specifically traditional tribal music. Pocahontas (born Matoaka, and later known as Rebecca Rolfe, c. 1595 – March 1617) was a Virginia Indian[1] notable for her association with the colonial settlement at Jamestown, Virginia. She was the daughter of Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas was captured by the English during Anglo-Indian in 1613, and held for ransom. During her captivity, she converted to Christianity and took the name Rebecca. When the opportunity for her to return to her people, she chose to remain with the English. In April 1614, she married tobacco planter John Rolfe, and, in January 1615, bore him a son, Thomas Rolfe.

Traditional Male Traditional Female Fancy Feather Cherokee marbles *Indian and jackrabbits is a two-
player abstract strategy board game from
the Tiwa tribe of Taos, New Mexico.

* these games look like hunt games similar to Catch the Hare first Native American to become prima ballerina
father who was a chief in the Osage Nation and a Scots-Irish mother.
in her days perusing in a career in arts was chanllenging.

Almost Half of Native Americans Are Mixed-Race more than five million Native Americans live in the United States making up 1.7 percent of the population
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