The Tonkawa belong to the Tonkawan linguistic family, that was once composed of a number of small sub-tribes that lived in a region that extended west from south central Texas and western Oklahoma to eastern New Mexico. The Tonkawa had a distinct language, and their name, as that of the leading tribe, was applied to […]
8 adult categories (6 places) – 1st place adult winners move on to the championship round 6 teen (4 places) 6 juniors (4places) Drum competion (5 places) Too many specials to list!!! Pow wow poster is attached. Check it out!!! Source:http://calendar.powwows.com/events/bay-mills-honoring-our-veterans-competition-pow-wow-2/
Contest all Catogories Hand Drum contest, Pow wow Princess Contest. All drums welcome. Source:http://calendar.powwows.com/events/4th-annual-richmond-native-american-pow-wow/
Grand Entry Thursday 7:00 pm. Point System in effect Friday 7:00 pm. Grand Entry Fort Duchesne Pow-wow Grounds. Drum Contest Prize Money 1st Place: $10,000.00, 2nd Place: $8,000.00, 3rd Place: $6,000.00, 4th Place: $4,000.00, 5th Place: $2,000.00 Jr. Categories 1st $300.00 2nd $200.00 3rd $100.00 4th $75.00 Teens Categories 1st $400.00 2nd $300.00 3rd $200.00 […]
The Native American story of the Star and Water Lilies. Learn about the culture, stories, myths and legends of American Indians and their famous chiefs and tribes.
Andrew Vasquez is a Native American flute player of the Apache tribe.
Tori Amos (born Myra Ellen Amos; August 22, 1963) is an American pianist, singer-songwriter and composer.
By Martin Kidston, of the Missoulian Educators from Indian Country and beyond gathered at the University of Montana this week, launching a two-day seminar focused on the state of Native American education and efforts to drive it forward. From building university-based outreach centers on reservations to exploring the balance of diversity, experts attending the Native
The Native American story of the Snow Man. Learn about the culture, stories, myths and legends of American Indians and their famous chiefs and tribes.
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Ray St. Germain (born in the St. Vital area of Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a musician, author, and radio show host.
The Native American story of the Silver Brooches. Learn about the culture, stories, myths and legends of American Indians and their famous chiefs and tribes.
Chuck Billy ~ Pomo Tribe
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KESHENA, WISCONSIN US Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will deliver the address during the College of the Menominee Nation commencement ceremonies beginning
Jimmy Carl Black ~ Cheyenne Tribe
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The family of RG Harris wants to honor him for return to dancing. Its been a while since he last competed. RG has been working at Riverside Indian School as …
Jim Boyd ~ Colville Tribe
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Keith Secola is an award-winning figure in contemporary Native American music.
Native American Stories – Magic Windpipe
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Jesse Ed Davis ~ Kiowa Tribe
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Ben Harper ~ Cherokee descent
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Native American Stories – Enchanted Sugar Maple
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Spirit Lake Tribe Loses Appeal on UND Fighting Sioux Mascot
A federal appeals court has upheld a judge’s decision to throw out a lawsuit by Spirit Lake Nation tribal members to save the University of North Dakota’s now-retired Fighting Sioux nickname.
The Native American story of the Rolling Rock. Learn about the culture, stories, myths and legends of American Indians and their famous chiefs and tribes.
Pot-Farm Raticide May Be Killing Spotted Owls; Hoopa Tribe Investigates
The spotted owl, already encroached upon by the invasive, usurping barred owl and under siege from continuing loss of its old-growth-forest habitat, may have a new enemy: rat poison on illegal marijuana plantations.
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