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Native America Tribal Nation Mini-Lesson: Seminole Nation

Native America Tribal Nation Mini-Lesson: Seminole Nation

November 26, 2018 | Corinne Oestreich

Today we are going to learn a little about the Seminole nation! The Seminole Nation of Oklahoma's ancestral lands are in Florida. During the Second Seminole War of the 1830s, 3,000 Seminole and 500 Black Seminole were forced to move to Oklahoma. The Black Semi...

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Native America Tribal Nations Mini-lesson: Caddo Nation

Native America Tribal Nations Mini-lesson: Caddo Nation

November 26, 2018 | Corinne Oestreich

Today's mini-lesson is on the Caddo Nation in Oklahoma. While the Caddo reservation is in Oklahoma, traditional Caddo territory covers the Southeast part of Oklahoma, the North East corner of Texas, the Northwest corner of Louisiana, and the western half of Ar...

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Native America Tribal Nations Mini-lesson: Kiowa Nation

Native America Tribal Nations Mini-lesson: Kiowa Nation

November 26, 2018 | Corinne Oestreich

  Today's Mini-lesson is on the Kiowa Nation! The red splotch in the image above is the traditional lands of the Kiowa nation people. For most of the 18th and 19th centuries, the Kiowa couldn't be bothered by European Settlers. The Kiowa and Comanche con...

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Native American Tribal Nations Mini-Lesson: Modoc Nation

Native American Tribal Nations Mini-Lesson: Modoc Nation

November 26, 2018 | Corinne Oestreich

Today we are going to learn about the Modoc Nation in Oregon and Oklahoma. No that wasn't a typo. The Modoc nation's original tribal lands were in what is now known as Klamath Oregon and extended down into Northern California. The Modoc existed just south of t...

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Governor’s Report - October

Governor’s Report - October

November 14, 2018 | Absentee Shawnee Governor's Report

Hello Tribal People.I hope everyone is doing well and enjoying this fine weather we have been having. I would like to mention the General Council Meeting has been set for October 27, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the Multi-Purpose Building on the Absentee Sh...

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Chief’s Column: Veterans’ Advocates Make a Difference

Chief’s Column: Veterans’ Advocates Make a Difference

November 14, 2018 | Choctaw Voices

Our Choctaw veterans are courageous warriors–tvshka–who have defended this land through centuries of battles.  There are approximately 1.3 million men and women on active duty, with 200,000 of them stationed overseas.  Reports also show th...

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aacimwita akima: The Chief Reports

aacimwita akima: The Chief Reports

November 14, 2018 | Miami Nation News - The Chief Reports

Aya, ceeki eeweemakiki! Greetings to you from your Tribal Headquarters in noošonke siipionki myaamionki Miami, Oklahoma. It is now aanteekwa kiilhswa (crow moon) and we are at the middle of our Tribal work year, and nearing the&n...

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President's Message - October / November

President's Message - October / November

November 14, 2018 | Pawnee Nation - President's Message

Greetings from the office of the President.   It’s that time of the year! Homecoming is just around the corner. I know it’s always a busy time of the year, getting ready to make the trek to Pawnee and make the rounds to visit with family and fr...

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Remembering the Service of Cherokee Code Talkers

Remembering the Service of Cherokee Code Talkers

November 12, 2018 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

We just concluded elections across Oklahoma and the United States. Being able to vote and participate in the electoral process is a critical part of our democracy. At Cherokee Nation, we are adamant about honoring and paying respects to those who have fought f...

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College Housing Program Helps Cherokees Fulfill Educational Dreams

College Housing Program Helps Cherokees Fulfill Educational Dreams

October 22, 2018 | Cherokee Nation Notes From The Chief

More Cherokees are in college than ever before, and much of the credit for that goes to Cherokee Nation scholarships. This fall we assisted more than 5,000 tribal citizens with fulfilling their dream of earning of an undergraduate degree. Cherokee Nation staff ...

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Governor's Report - September

Governor's Report - September

October 16, 2018 | Absentee Shawnee Governor's Report

Hello Tribal People!!I want to thank everyone who attends the Community Meetings we have eachmonth. The meetings have been informational to our tribal people as well as theExecutive Committee. We had our first meeting on June 30, 2018, at the HealthMulti-Purpos...

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Chief Announces Election Date Saturday, November 3, 2018

Chief Announces Election Date Saturday, November 3, 2018

October 16, 2018 | Delaware Tribe of Indians

Kula Malsi hach LenapeOk, How are my Delaware tribal members and friends?We are in the busiest season of this year with the Delaware Tribal Electionscheduled for November 3. Seats up for election include: Chief, three (3) TribalCouncil seats...

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