Posts under: Native American History

Ute Indian Museum Celebrates Grand Reopening June 10th

After several years of collaboration between History Colorado and the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation and the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe on planning, construction, exhibit design and fundraising, the Ute Indian Museum will re-open to the public on Saturday, June 10. The...

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How You Can Help Native Americans

How can you help Native Americans? Here are some real, practical and meaningful ways that you can give support to indigenous people in your community and around the country. Donate Money to Programs That Support Native Communities   Donating money to the right charities and programs can be the best...

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Google Doodle Honors Mohawk Activist

Google Doodle honors Richard Oakes (Mohawk) on what would have been his 75th birthday. Throughout the 1960s and 70s, Richard Oakes made a stand for the rights of American Indians. Over his time as an activist, he fought peacefully for freedom, justice, and the right of American Indians to have...

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Statue Honors Native American Veterans

As reported by several news outlets in California, a statue honoring the sacrifices made by Native American veterans is currently touring the state, stopping off in several Native communities. A 12-foot bronze sculpture, “The Gift” by A. Thomas Schomberg has been selected by the official American Indian Alaska Native (AIAN)...

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